Please join the Graduate School of Education for one of these upcoming events! We also encourage you to celebrate these Annual Events with us recognizing the importance of education and educators of all kinds in our society.
First Generation Week
In the second week of November, ending with Counselor Education hosting the STRIVE Scholar First Gen Session on Friday. This program assists in the college application process, for those who may be the first in their families to pursue a higher education.
International and American Education Week
During the week before Thanksgiving, both International Education Week (IEW) & American Education Week (AEW) take place. International Education Week (IEW) is a national opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. The event is celebrated by Cal Lutheran's Center for Global Engagement. American Education Week is recognized by the California Department of Education.
National School Counseling Week
In the first week of February, it is National School Counseling Week, which the California Department of Education recognizes as a time "to focus public attention on the unique contribution of professional school counselors within U.S. school systems."
School Principals Day and National School Teacher Appreciation Day
The California Department of Education recognizes both School Principals Day on May 1 and National School Teacher Appreciation Day on May 5. National Teacher Appreciation Day, also known as National Teacher Day, is observed on the Tuesday of the first full week in May each year.