Published on May 27, 2015 by Hannah Henderson  

Samford University's Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education will host its annual Summer Teacher Education Workshop June 3-4 for general and special educators seeking professional development opportunities during the summer.

The two-day workshop, hosted on Samford’s campus, will focus on developing strategies that impact learning with the use of technology and content for creative thinking. The workshop will also provide insight into designing instruction for diverse learners and classroom management techniques.

Workshop registration is $60 for one day or $75 for both days. Participants will receive 12 hours of continuing education units (CEUs).

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.