Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to Participate in TAMU System-wide ‘Blue Light’ Initiative for World Teachers’ Day

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to Participate in TAMU System-wide ‘Blue Light’ Initiative for World Teachers’ Day

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Blue lights will shine bright on Texas A&M University System campuses across Texas today, Monday, Oct. 5, in recognition of World Teachers’ Day. The 11 universities in the A&M System, the RELLIS Campus in Bryan, and the Texas A&M Health Sciences Center Dallas campus will illuminate a total of 30 iconic buildings and landmarks.

“We want to celebrate World Teachers’ Day in a big way all across Texas this year,” said Elaine Mendoza, Chairman of the Texas A&M System Board of Regents. “2020 has taught us all to better appreciate the importance of those who choose to spend their lives teaching others.”

世界教师日被联合国教科文组织设想,联合国教育,科学及文化组织,在1994年的一天提供了一个机会来庆祝教师职业世界范围内,采取的成就股票,并提请注意谁在老师的声音努力实现留下无人的全球教育目标心脏。

“We teach Texas, and we are proud of it,” Mendoza said. “The Texas A&M University System is proud to graduate more fully-certified teachers than any public university system in Texas.”

Graduates from education colleges at Texas A&M University System campuses are highly sought-after because they are so well prepared, said Chancellor John Sharp.

“从第一天一个,我们的教师候选人与学生一起工作,并得到他们需要让他们准备好教室的工具,”校长锐说。 “我们给他们的工具,他们需要让世界变得更美好,一个孩子在一个时间。”

The theme for this year’s World Teachers’ Day is “Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimagining the future.” All 11 universities in the Texas A&M System will, via social media and other online efforts, be encouraging their communities to consider the contributions teachers have made to provide remote learning, support vulnerable populations, re-open schools and ensure learning gaps are mitigated.

 建筑和地标以蓝色亮起:

  • The Momentum Wave at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • The 演艺中心, the three fountains in Garvin Lake, Talbot Hall and Memorial Stadium at Texas A&M University-Commerce
  • The Jack K. Williams Administration Building, the Harrington Education Center, Albritton Bell Tower and the dome of the Academic Building at Texas A&M University
  • Trailblazer Tower, the Vergara Planetarium and the front of Killam Library at Texas A&M International University
  • College Hall and the javelina statues at Texas A&M University-Kingsville
  • The Building for Academic and Student Success at Texas A&M University-Texarkana
  • The tower of Founders Hall at Texas A&M University-Central Texas
  • The Clock Tower in the Central Quad area at the Texas A&M Galveston campus
  • The Original Texans sculpture on the Charles K. and Barbara Kerr Vaughn Pedestrian Mall at West Texas A&M University, the Hayward Spirit Tower and The Eternal Flame monument in Victory Circle
  • 烟囱在塔尔顿州立大学
  • The Wilhelmina Delco Building and John B. Coleman Library at Prairie View A&M University
  • The Torre de Esperanza, the fountain at the intersection of University and Jaguar Way and the Central Academic Building at Texas A&M University-San Antonio
  • The top floor of the Texas A&M Health Sciences Center Dallas Campus
  • And the entrance to The Texas A&M University System’s RELLIS Campus in Bryan.