Educators' Event

Sharper skills build sharper minds

It’s the perfect time to explore your future in the education field. Join us at our College of Education open house, where you’ll hear a panel of local leaders discuss the hottest topics in education and offer new ways to inspire students. You’ll also learn about our University of Phoenix education degree programs.

Come see how you can influence the future of education.

Event dates vary according to campus location. Check your local registration page for more details. 

Numbers to note:

1,937,200

Projected employment in 2020 for elementary school teachers

1,859,500

Projected employment in 2020 for high school teachers

259,300

Projected employment in 2020 for principals 

Reference: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, “Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition.”

Kristie Martorelli

“My school has gone from less than 5 percent involvement by parents and communities in our events to over 50 percent now consistently. My work through University of Phoenix and my research has really had a strong impact there.” 

– Kristie Martorelli
2012 Arizona Teacher of the Year, Thompson Ranch Elementary School in El Mirage, Arizona

Sara Mendoza

“I have been a farm worker, a warehouse employee for a paint factory, a hairdresser, a waitress, an IT tech and an education specialist. But there is something about being a teacher — working with kids and seeing them grow in their education — that is just awesome.

– Sara Mendoza
Elementary school teacher Bay area

Andy Townsend

“At University of Phoenix, there were great people who supported me, but the beauty of my education was I was having wonderful experiences in the classroom. And, on Saturdays I was learning from other people in similar situations. We would problem-solve together.”

– Andy Townsend
Fifth-grade teacher
Elvira Elementary School

Local registration page

1625 West Fountainhead Parkway
Tempe, AZ 85282

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6 Centerpointe Drive
La Palma, CA 90623-2503

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10004 Park Meadows Drive
Lone Tree, CO 80124

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949 Kamokila Blvd.
Suite 101
Kapolei, HI 96707

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13801 Riverpoint Drive
Maryland Heights, MO 63043

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3755 Breakthrough Way
Las Vegas, NV 89135  

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1270 Country Club Road
Santa Teresa, NM 88008-9725

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5373 South Green Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84123

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