**For Immediate Release**
Teacher Education Program to Hold Annual Open Meeting
-released by OPSU Campus Communications 02-23-2006
Goodwell, Okla. - Every teacher
education program in the state of Oklahoma is required
to hold an annual open meeting to present pertinent information
about its program to the public and students, and to receive
input from them about concerns, suggestions, etc. about
The annual open meeting is scheduled for March 6, 2006,
at 1:30 p.m. in Hughes-Strong Auditorium. Current OPSU
Teacher Education candidates and those who may be seeking
admission to the program are required to attend. Other
OPSU students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend.
Items to be discussed include: the status of the OPSU Teacher
Education Program, possible changes in the HPER program,
changes in portfolio requirements for elementary education
candidates, and the introduction of an education minor
to aid those anticipating seeking alternative certification.
If you have any questions regarding this meeting, please
contact Dr. Wayne Stewart, Dean of Education, at 580-349-1406.