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

DateLocationCityRegistration Deadline
Thursday, September 26, 2019Georgia Southern UniversityStatesboroSeptember 13, 2019
Wednesday, October 23, 2019Columbus State UniversityColumbusOctober 11, 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019Dalton State CollegeDaltonOctober 11, 2019
Thursday, November 7, 2019University of North GeorgiaDahlonegaOctober 25, 2019
Wednesday, November 13, 2019Augusta UniversityAugustaNovember 1, 2019
Wednesday, November 20, 2019Valdosta State UniversityValdostaNovember 8, 2019
Thursday, January 23, 2020University of West GeorgiaCarrolltonJanuary 10, 2020
Thursday, February 6, 2020Georgia Southwestern State UniversityAmericusJanuary 24, 2020
Thursday, February 27, 2020*University of GeorgiaAthensFebruary 14, 2020
Wednesday, March 25, 2020Georgia College & State UniversityMilledgevilleMarch 13, 2020
Wednesday, March 25, 2020State Competition at GCSUMilledgevilleMarch 13, 2020

*UGA date is tentative. Please check back in September for confirmed date.

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
Georgia Southern University
Gordon State College
LaGrange College
Mercer University
Middle Georgia State University
Piedmont College
Point University
Reinhardt University
Shorter University
Toccoa Falls College

University of North Georgia
Valdosta State University
Young Harris College