UTD Teaching Excellence Foundation Annual Picnic Silent Auction Saturday March 11, 2017
The UTD Teaching Excellence Foundation is excited to be participating in this year’s UTD Annual Picnic! We will be hosting our first ever Picnic silent auction, a raffle and more! Looking forward to seeing you all there! The United Teachers of Dade will be holding its Annual Picnic March 11, 2017. This year, the event is being hosted by Tropical Park. Over 4,000 Miami Dade Public School Teachers, students and their families will attend this event. The day is filled with food, fun and activities!
UTD Teaching Excellence Foundation Inaugural Silent Auction Saturday February 4, 2017
The UTD Teaching Excellence Foundation Inc. was honored to be a part of the 2017 4th Annual UTD Gala. The masquerade ball was a stellar event! Thank you to our gracious donors who donated wonderful items to our first ever silent auction. A very special thank you to all those who bid and helped us surpass our nightly goal. And a heart-felt thank you to our volunteers who helped make the night a huge success!
My Life My Power Experience for the Students at Laura C. Saunders Elementary School August 29, 2016
The My Life My Power (MLMP) Team returned to Laura C. Saunders Elementary to offer experiences to all the Students. Classes Pre-K thru Fifth grade got to participate. MLMP geared each session for the grade and age level of the students. There were games, music, movements, smart play and more! The students absolutely loved it! From the youngest to the oldest student, everyone joined in on the experience! The Foundation has submitted a grant to have the MLMP program offered at Laura C. Saunders Elementary School and is awaiting notification of the next steps. This is one of several opportunities the Foundation would like to be able to offer to all Miami-Dade County Public Schools and their Educators
My Life My Power Experience for the Educators at Laura C. Saunders Elementary School August 19, 2016
With the gracious assistance of Dr. Catherine McKham, Principal Leveille and Assistant Principal Coello, My Life My Power (MLMP) offered an experience to the Educators of Laura C. Saunders Elementary. They gave a preview of tools and resources Educators can utilize to direct their students toward being purpose-driven and intrinsically motivated. They shared their GPS for life program which transform ones vision and purpose to align as a team. This program is designed to positively impact the culture of their classrooms, which in turn will improve the ways in which you connect and become more effective and efficient. The Educators loved it!
Welcome Back to School Steward Retreat August 15, 2016
The Foundation had the pleasure of having a booth at the UTD Welcome Back to School Steward Retreat event. We spoke with Educators, shared possible Professional Development ideas, received feedback and got great Educator quotes! It was wonderful to share the Foundations vision with everyone and hear first hand from Educators what they would like to see in terms of high quality Professional Development. A great event!