FGE 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.

Dates and Locations

DateLocationCityRegistration Deadline
Friday, September 24, 2021*Georgia Gwinnett CollegeLawrenceville09-10-2021
Wednesday, September 29, 2021Georgia Southern UniversityStatesboro09-17-2021
Wednesday, October 6, 2021Augusta UniversityAugusta09-22-2021
Wednesday, October 20, 2021Columbus State UniversityColumbus10-08-2021
Tuesday, October 26, 2021University of North GeorgiaDahlonega10-15-2021
Thursday, November 4, 2021Berry CollegeRome10-22-2021
Wednesday, November 17, 2021Valdosta State UniversityValdosta11-05-2021
Thursday, January 27, 2022University of West GeorgiaCarrollton01-14-2022
Thursday, February 10, 2022* University of GeorgiaAthens01-28-2022
Thursday, February 17, 2022*Georgia Southwestern State UniversityAmericus02-04-2022
Wednesday, March 9, 2022Georgia College & State UniversityMilledgeville02-25-2022
Wednesday, March 9, 2022State Competition at GCSUMilledgeville02-25-2022

*Tentative date; please check back for updated information.

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 recruitment table at the FGE Day College Fairs.  Registration is completely online; you may choose to pay by credit card or check. Cost is $35 per event and includes lunch for two representatives.

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.

IMPORTANT!!  At the end of the registration process when the confirmation page appears, click the blue “Download Confirmation” button and save that pdf. It is your receipt. Please 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.

Piedmont University

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