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Conference Details

Welcome to the UNC Future Teacher Conference! Experience the wonders of teaching and see what careers in education are all about. Today you will engage with UNC professors, students and alumni, and experience a day in the life of a UNC teacher candidate.

Use this webpage to view the conference agenda, meet the student panelists and learn more about education programs at UNC. Join the conversation on social media with #futureteachers2021.


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Conference Agenda

This year’s online conference offers insights to the teaching profession, classroom strategies and tips, and how to begin your journey to becoming an educator.

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  • 9:00-9:10 Conference Welcome
  • 9:10-9:20 President Feinstein
  • 9:20- 9:40 Keynote Speaker, Governor Jared Polis
  • 9:40-9:45 Virtual Conference Navigation and Directions
  • 9:45 -10:15 Workshop I 
    Select the link above to join a workshop session.
  • 10:15-10:20 Coffee Break & Photo Contest
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  • 10:20-10:50 Workshop II
    Select the link above to join a workshop session.
  • 10:50-10:55 Break and Experience UNC
  • 10:55-11:25 Workshop III
    Select the link above to join a workshop session.
  • 11:25-11:35 Break and Experience UNC
  • 11:40-12:15 UNC Student Panel
    Meet the Panelists
  • 12:15-12:30 Lunch Break and Experience UNC
  • 12:30-12:45 Closing
    UNC Teachers in Action and Raffle
  • 12:45-1:30 UNC Informational Fair
    See who's attending
  • 1:45-2:45 UNC Tour (optional)

2020 FTC Workshop Session

Workshops and Speakers

Check out our interactive workshop sessions with teaching experts, UNC faculty and current UNC students by area of interest. 

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2020 FTC student panel

Q&A Student Panel

Meet the best of UNC’s Teacher Candidates during the Q&A Student Panel. Ask questions about college life and interact with our spectacular students.

Meet the Panelists

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Education Programs

UNC Started out as Colorado's Teacher College 130 years ago — and we're known for innovative education and a rigorous prepartion curriculum.

Explore Programs


Zoom Backgrounds

We wish you were with us on campus today! Instead, download a UNC background so you can feel like you're here while you attend the virtual conference.

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UNC Info Fair

Join our Virtual Info Fair to learn more about UNC education programs, the college application process and life on campus.

Learn More

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Office of Admissions

Do you want to earn a teaching degree from UNC? Visit the Office of Admissions for application details.

Apply to UNC


Clubs and Organizations

Learn more about the clubs and organizations you can join as a UNC Bear and future teacher candidate.

More about UNC Clubs

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Visit UNC

Open doors for opportunity and adventure with in-person and virtual campus visit opportunities.

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