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Future Rural Teachers Summit

Join us on Thursday, February 17, 2022 and discover what it’s like to be a teacher in one of Colorado's rural schools. You'll spend the evening meeting peers, connecting with the Colorado Center for Rural Education staff, current students, faculty, and more! 

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We recommend following the CDC guidelines for travel during the pandemic. During your visit, please abide by UNC’s face covering policy and wash/sanitize your hands frequently.

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Future Rural Teachers Summit Agenda

3:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Arrive at Wilson Hall

UNC Campus

5:30 – 6:00 p.m.


UNC University Center, Panorama Room

6:00 – 6:30 p.m.

Welcome & Opening Activity

Robert Fulton, State Coordinator, Colorado Center for Rural Education

6:30 – 7:15 p.m.


7:15 – 8:00 p.m.

Becoming a Bear

UNC Student Panel

8:00 – 8:30 p.m.


Amie Baca-Oehlert, President of Colorado Education Association

8:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Closing Activity

Lodging and Board 

Students and their chaperones will stay on the University of Northern Colorado campus in Wilson Hall. UNC’s Residence Life Catering will provide a fabulous banquet dinner along with breakfast the next morning.

Colorado Center for Rural Education

The Colorado Center for Rural Education is here to convene, connect, and build capacity for all of Colorado’s educator preparation programs, rural alternative teacher licensure programs, rural school districts, and diverse rural education stakeholders to improve the recruitment and retention of Colorado’s rural educators. 

Questions? Please don't hesitate to reach out!

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