Educations Studies Careers + Alumni

Educators leading the way

You won’t have to look very far to find a Blugold educator! We produce top–notch teachers who make learning a joy wherever they go. UW–Eau Claire alumni teach in every public school district in the local Chippewa Valley and all across the United States. Wherever and whatever you teach, you will always find a fellow Blugold to support you as you lead your students toward a bright future.

So what do Blugolds educators do?

  • Elementary school teacher, Medford Public Schools
  • Math teacher, Aldine School District, Houston TX 
  • 4th grade teacher, Rochester Arts and Sciences Academy
  • Lead teacher, Altoona Family Child Care Center
  • Head football coach and high school technology teacher, Regis High School Ramblers
  • Education specialist, Mayo Health Clinic
  • Instructional designer, Ellevation Education
  • Assistant principal, Chippewa Falls Middle School
  • Early childhood education director, YWCA of Minneapolis
  • Visual and performing arts coordinator, Education Management, Modesto, CA
  • Superintendent, Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District
  • Associate Principal, Appleton East High School
Mar Rieckhoff

The Power of AND in action

Many students focus on what they will take from this campus when they graduate. Mat Rieckhoff wanted to be sure he also left something behind, which he hopes is a safer Blugold community.

Mat's safety initiative
Karen Stuttgen in her Fall Creek classroom

Math teachers go back to school

More than 150 K-12 math teachers from 15 northwest Wisconsin school districts are gaining new teaching and assessment skills thanks to a series of grant-funded programs led by UW-Eau Claire mathematics faculty.

Making it better for math teachers
UWEC student teacher in Eau Claire's North High School

Blugolds become cultural ambassadors

A current UW-Eau Claire student and two recent Blugold graduates have been offered 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student awards for English teaching assistantships abroad.

Teaching overseas
Adam Keeton, North High School

Excellence in the classroom

Local high school science teacher and newly hired elementary school principal Adam Keeton has been honored by the National Association of Geoscience Teachers.

Awesome alumnus
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