Skip to main content
Skip Navigation LinksRio Salado College / Programs / Teacher Education / Educators Rising

Contact Us

Call Us
Office Hours
Mon - Thurs
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Limited availability on Fridays 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Please call to make an appointment.
Hours of Operation

Educators Rising

As a pre-service teaching candidate actively enrolled in the Educator Preparation Program at Rio Salado College, you have the opportunity to participate in a professional association, Educators Rising.

The Educators Rising program focuses on providing you with enhanced teacher-readiness tools to promote academic excellence, discovering relevant career and life skills that will heighten your classroom effectiveness, and affording significant opportunities for you to network with fellow educational professionals.

Educators Rising discusses relevant topics regarding teacher education, brings in local school district personnel, and provides opportunities to enrich your current coursework understanding by incorporating real-world application topics.

Up Coming Events

EdRising at Rio Back to School-Classroom Preparation

Getting ready for a brand new school year can be overwhelming. To help you get off to a great start, EdRising at Rio will be providing a wide range of resources to assist teachers to successfully prepare for a new school year with confidence. EdRising at Rio is open to all Educator Preparation Programs

EdRising at Rio Back to School-Classroom Preparation




Thursday, July 20, 2017 Rio Salado College
2323 West 14th Street
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Room 515
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Meeting Focus:

  • Back to school resources for your classroom
  • Fun ice breaker activities for all ages
  • Classroom managing tips
  • User friendly online resources to connect with parents
  • Support with creating a substitute folder
Register Here


For questions regarding this event contact Dawn Fitzhugh at

AZ K-12 Ed Tech Conference

Register Here

Past EdRising Events

EdRising Events