SOE Homecoming Tailgate Scheduled for 10:30 - 12:30
The School of Education Homecoming Tailgate will be from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the courtyard of the Marrs McLean Science Building, right on Fountain Mall. Burgers, chips, and drinks will be catered by Double R. The event is free, but reservations are REQUIRED. Please click here to register. Deadline for registration is Oct. 27 at midnight. Hope to see you there!
SOE Grad Wins AATC Honor for Dissertation
Baylor School of Education graduate Dr. Jessica Meehan won the 2014 John Laska Distinguished Dissertation Award in Teaching from the American Association for Teaching and Curriculum (AATC) for her work done in the School of Education. Meehan received her MSEd in 2008 and her EdD in 2013 in Curriculum & Instruction.
SOE Hosts Annual GT Conference for Educators
Baylor University School of Education’s Center for Community Learning and Enrichment hosted the annual GT Conference on Saturday, Oct. 4, in the Cashion Academic Center on the Baylor campus. More than 190 educators, administrators, and students attended the event. The conference featured local and national speakers in the field of gifted education.
Dept. of Educational Administration Hosts Area Administrators
More than 80 area K-12 school administrators attended the annual Administrators Appreciation Day, hosted by the School of Education's Department of Educational Administration. The main purpose of the event is to provide a well deserved “thank you” for area administrators, said the SOE's Dr. Mary Ann Jordan, BA ’70, program director for the Principal Certification Preparation Program.
SOE Hosts Mathematics Education Conference
Baylor’s School of Education sponsored the second annual Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators in Texas Conference on Sept. 26-27, with meetings all day Saturday in the Marrs McLean Science Building. Dr. Trena Wilkerson, Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Graduate Program Director, and Dr. Sandi Cooper, Professor and Coordinator of Mathematics Education Program — along with other members of the Steering Committee of AMTE-TX — hosted the two-day event which showcased presentations by nationally recognized mathematics educators.