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 FREE event is for high school juniors and seniors who will be attending UCO or a community college and want to become a TEACHER. Register Online: Prospective Teacher Academy 2020 • Limited seating per session, register early • School groups are welcome. • Invite friends who share your interests. Forward them the link to register! • A family member is welcome to attend with you, we believe in creating supportive networks. • Count this as a College Visit Day! We provide documentation for your school. This activity is FREE! Paid for by a Grant sponsored by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, Oklahoma Teacher Connection: Teachers and Leaders Academy V. Prospective Teacher Academy The University of Central Oklahoma College of Education & Professional Studies STUDENTS WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO: • Learn how you can be a leader on campus! • Learn how to get scholarships, grants, and a job on campus! • Learn how to make great grades and watch out for pit falls! • Learn about the UCO teacher education program and what you need to do to enter into the program! • Learn about the teacher certification exams and how to prepare for them! • Learn about teacher organizations you can join and how to get involved! • Learn how to choose the best professors, we have so many of them! • Make NEW friends! • Begin building your college resume! - This activity will be your FIRST listing for future scholarships and awards! Reach out to UCO Professional Teacher Education professor, Dr. Susan Scott, for more information or questions at or 405.974.5425.

This month: Free SAT® & ACT® Bootcamps

Expert instructors tackle common question types and test strategies


Presented by Shelly Beaty, ACT Testing Specialist

Saturday, March 7, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Rose State College Community Learning Center

Learn the “secrets” to scoring high on the ACT! Workshop will include instruction on English, Math, Reading, and Science Reasoning sections of the exam. Participants will receive Harris’s specialized ACT handbook with copyrighted strategies and extra practice questions. A 2019/2020 ACT practice test will be handed out to each attendee to take home for review.




Presented by Francesca James, Author of How to Apply for College Scholarships and Save Money

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Rose State College Community Learning Center

This workshop will teach students how to find scholarships for higher education. Tips for preparing award-winning scholarship applications for use at any college or vocational school. Each student enrolled will get a copy of Francesca James’s book How to Apply for College Scholarships and Save Money.


*Parent can enroll for $10 with student attendee

NSU  Feb. 15, 20202 Free admission to NSU vs Emporia State, Free T-Shirt register online at

Other NSU dates: March 2 Freshman scholarship  March 7 RiverHawk Hype-Admitted Student Day April 1 Junior Day  Mat 1 Transfer Scholarship Day

Premiering Summer 2020, we’re pleased to offer Lehigh University Summer Academy, a three-week pre-college residential program for rising 6th-11th grade students. We’re eager to share this information with you since it provides an exciting summer enrichment opportunity for your high school students.

Designed to help students achieve their full potential, Lehigh University Summer Academy offers innovative, thought-provoking and enriching course work, combined with learning that extends beyond the traditional classroom. Service-learning projects, leadership development, field trips and social events will also be an integral part of the program. Participants will build their “tool belt” for success both in school and life. Most importantly, students will make meaningful connections and create friendships that will last a lifetime!

Two three-week sessions are available this summer. Each session is limited to only 80 students to ensure a highly personal enrichment experience. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and financial assistance is available. Educators and school administrators are invited to nominate students for the program.

To learn more about the program and to nominate students, visit If you have questions about the Summer Academy, please feel free to contact Kristin Weinstein, Managing Director, at 610.758.0655 or


Tulsa University True Blue Focus Days:

True Blue Focus: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Students can learn more and register 

True Blue Focus: Psychology
Friday, February 14, 2020
Students can learn more and register 

OMRF Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation – Paid BioMedical Research Summer Internship Must apply by Feb 1  For more information go to OMRF.ORG/FREMING