The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley


Educator Day

Educator Day
Sponsored By

Monday, October 2, 2017

Educators, administrators, and superintendents visit the campus and sites throughout the Rio Grande Valley to participate in workshops, keynote speakers and the Congressional Panel on STEM Literacy, centered around presenting best practices and successful strategies to encourage Hispanic students to pursue STEM fields of study.


Time: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: UTRGV Edinburg Campus

Fee: $100 per person.
Includes: Breakfast, lunch, shirt, bag and entrance to the event.

7:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast for Educator Day Attendees
Welcome by Mistress of Ceremonies
9:05 a.m. Presentation of Colors
9:10 a.m. University Welcome by Dr. Patricia McHatton College of Education and P16 Integration, UTRGV
9:15 a.m. Remarks by Region One Education Service Center
9:20 a.m. Sponsor Remarks by Shell
9:25 a.m. Special Keynote Address
9:50 a.m. Distinguished Panel on STEM Literacy Discussion
11:30 a.m. Remarks and Recognition of the UTRGV HESTEC ExxonMobil Educator Day 2017 Teachers of the Year
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. First Breakout Session
2:00 p.m. Second Breakout Session
3:30 p.m. Concluding Remarks