Arkansas Tech offers free summer institute

This article was published June 18, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

RUSSELLVILLE -- Faculty members from the Arkansas Tech University College of Arts and Humanities will provide free continuing education K-12 teacher from around the state for the sixth consecutive summer during the 2017 Summer Teaching Institute.

Attendance is free and open to all K-12 educators in Arkansas. This year's institute is titled "From Eberts Training Field to Qingdao: Arkansas and the World During World War I."

Sessions will take place June 27-29 in Witherspoon Hall Room 241, which is located on the Russellville campus at 407 W. Q St. Registration for the individual sessions is handled by the Arch Ford Education Service Cooperative.

The goal of the program is to "increase and enhance the level of partnership between higher education and the public schools while improving student learning, comprehension and written expression at all levels of the educational experience." The complete schedule is available online at

School on 06/18/2017
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