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SOE Communications Team

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Our mission is to support the many efforts of the School of Education programs, centers, faculty, staff, and students. Below you will find links to the various resources provided by the SOE Communications team. We welcome comments and suggestions to improve the functionality and usefulness of this page. 

The College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences offers free professional portraits for our faculty. To schedule your appointment, please access the timeslot schedule and select the time that works best for you via this link:  http://bitly.clahsportraits/

We look forward to sharing your smile with the world!

The SOE is often asked to provide overview information on our faculty, and the information we have on our website currently varies widely and is rarely in the same format. We would like to update our webpages and have standard language we may share with others when requested. Please use this form to provide this information: https://bit.ly/2021_SOE_Faculty

Please also email your current CV to soecommunications@vt.edu If you feel you have information you would like to share in addition to that requested on the form, please include that in the email as well. We want to reflect your information accurately and professionally.

This social media and newsletter submissions form is operated by the School of Education (SOE) Communications team for collecting content to be featured on its social media platforms and/or in our newsletters. Faculty, staff, and students, and alumni of the at SOE are encouraged to submit varied forms of content to showcase SOE academic programs, highlight faculty,  and student, and alumni scholarship, feature activities and achievements, share stories, and celebrate every member of the SOE community.

Questions, feedback, and special requests should be directed to the SOE Communications team (soecommunications@vt.edu). 

This website update request form is operated by School of Education (SOE) Communications team for collecting requested updates, additions, deletions, and corrections for the soe.vt.edu website. All requests received will be reviewed by a member of the team and if additional details are required, you will be contacted.

Please use this form for incidental and minor page updates and/or revisions. We ask that you allow up to 7 days for completion of the request.

For major changes such as overhauls, new visions for an approach, or new centers, please email us directly and we will schedule a call with you to understand the scope of the changes necessary. The implementation project effort is a collaborative, iterative process, and we will work to ensure your needs and expectations are met.

Questions about this form should be directed to the SOE Communications team (soecommunications@vt.edu).

This event announcement request form is operated by School of Education (SOE) Communications team for collecting the details necessary to advertise an upcoming event sponsored by any program, office, committee, or group within the School of Education.  All requests received will be reviewed by a member of the team and if additional details are required, you will be contacted.

Our goal is to showcase and our School's offerings, work, research, outreach, centers, faculty, staff, and students accurately and in the most appealing way possible.

Questions about this form, or images you would like us to use (please make sure they are copyright-free) should be directed to the SOE Communications team (soecommunications@vt.edu).

This form has been created to collect information on application deadlines at the program concentration and degree level for both domestic and international students. These dates may or may not match what is published in the Gradaute School catalog, but instead are intended to ensure that SOE-internal planning proceses run smoothly. At this time, the information collected here is for internal documentation only.

Program Area Application Deadline Dates form.

Adding life and excitement to our documents, presentations, and materials is always an interesting challenge. Below are links to websites with free resources. Please ensure that you credit the artists and creators as requested on that website. We welcome suggestions from our faculty, staff, and students as you discover worthy additions. Please vet these before you send them our way. 

ClipArt etc from the University of South Florida

Pexels.com is a rich resource of free videos and photos

Unsplash is another rich source of free images.

Wikimedia Commons has over 70M freely usable media files

Openclipart has a wide variety of clipart available.

Looking for textures to add interest to presentations, websites, or media? Freestock Textures is a great source.

The Noun Project's mission is to build a global visual language. 

YouTube offers an audio library with clips of free music and sound effects for your use.

The CLAHS maintains an extensive Knowledge Base with many links and insights into how their operations work and answers to a wide variety of questions you may have. Some of their SOE-specific information may be out of date, however. If you have questions, please email soecommunications@vt.edu for clarification.

Please do not use their links for webpage updates, however. Please use the SOE Website Update Request form.