Future Georgia Educators Day

PAGE and the members of Future Georgia Educators (FGE) cordially invite all Education Pathway (ECE and TAP) classes to attend one of our “FGE Days” to be hosted at various colleges across the state. The colleges of education at these institutions have teamed up with PAGE to plan an exciting day of professional learning, networking, and college visitation for students who may be considering a career in education.


What is FGE Day?

Watch our 5-minute video to find out!

 

 

Each event will include:

  • Keynote address from an award-winning educator
  • Engaging workshop sessions on teaching topics
  • College Fair with representatives from colleges across Georgia
  • Mini-session with host college’s admissions staff
  • Education and Ethics Knowledge Bowl Competition (available to all attendees)
  • Additional competitions for affiliated FGE chapters
  • Lunch provided

Who is invited?

  • High School FGE chapters
  • Students enrolled in an Education Pathway (ECE or TAP)
  • Teachers are also encouraged to bring any high school students interested in exploring a career in teaching

Dates and Locations

Sadly, due to health concerns all FGE Days scheduled for 2020-2021 have been cancelled. We look forward to a full schedule in 2021-2022!

 

DateLocationCityRegistration Deadline 
Thursday, January 28, 2021University of West GeorgiaCarrolltonJanuary 15, 2021
Thursday, February 11, 2021*University of GeorgiaAthensJanuary 29, 2021
Thursday, February 18, 2021Georgia Southwestern State UniversityAmericusFebruary 5, 2021
Wednesday, March 10, 2021Georgia College & State UniversityMilledgevilleFebruary 26, 2021
Wednesday, March 10, 2021State Competition at GCSUMilledgevilleFebruary 26, 2021

Registration Costs

Rates shown below are per person and include lunch.

Affiliated FGE Chapters* All Other Groups
Students $8 Students $10
Teachers $8 Teachers $10
Others (chaperones, bus drivers, etc.,) $8 Others (chaperones, bus drivers, etc.,) $10
 *When we receive your affiliation payment, we will email you a promo code to use when registering for FGE Day in order to get the discounted rate.

Tentative Agenda

Please note: the agenda below is to give a general idea. Agendas, including starting and ending time, will vary by location.

8:45 – 9:15 – Check-in
9:30 – 10:20 – Opening session and Keynote
10:30 – 10:50 – Knowledge Bowl
11:00-11:45 – Breakout sessions/ College fair, Round 1
11:45-12:15 – Lunch (included in your registration)
12:20-1:05 – Breakout sessions/ College fair, Round 2
1:10-1:55 – Breakout sessions/ College fair, Round 3
2:00 – Optional campus tour (Note: UGA is unable to offer campus tour)

Dress Code

The dress code is casual. T-shirts are discouraged unless your group is wearing matching t-shirts. Jeans are acceptable, and please follow your school’s dress code. Comfortable shoes are recommended. Please note the weather expected for the day and be prepared for walking outdoors between buildings.

How to Register (High School Classes/FGE Chapters)

Registration is completely online; you may choose to pay by credit card or check.

IMPORTANT:  All attendees (students and adults) must bring a signed photo release form. (Students’ forms will need to be signed by a parent/guardian.)

Note: Attendees at FGE Day at Georgia Southern University will also need to bring signed copies of Georgia Southern’s release forms:   GSU Student Release   GSU Adult Release


NOTE: If you have any difficulty with the online registration system, you may need to clear your browser’s cache.  If you have further difficulties, please contact Mary Ruth Ray at maryruth@pageinc.org or 912-654-0087.


Registration for Colleges (College Fair)

Colleges, click the button below to reserve a display table at any or all of the Future Georgia Educators Day College Fairs.  Registration is completely online; you may choose to pay by credit card or check.

Note to Host Colleges: You do not need to register and pay for a table at the event held on your campus. You will automatically have a table at that event.


Please be sure to save a copy of your invoice at the end of the registration process and enclose with your payment (if paying by check).


IMPORTANT:
 To help you avoid duplicate registrations from the same college, we have listed below the colleges that have already registered for at least one event. Please check the list before registering.

Augusta University
Brenau University
Brewton-Parker College
Columbus State University
Dalton State College
Emmanuel College
Georgia College & State University
Gordon State College
LaGrange College
Mercer University
Piedmont College
Reinhardt University
Savannah State University
Shorter University
Toccoa Falls College
University of Georgia
University of North Georgia
Valdosta State University
Young Harris College