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Fall 2016 Edition

Sep
20
2016
Far Reaching Impact
On any given day in the City of Waco, you’ll find faculty and students from the Department of Curriculum & Instruction impacting the community in myriad ways. Learn about a few key projects in the department.
Sep
15
2016
Message from the Dean: Fall 2016
At a time when Baylor has pledged itself to strengthen the bonds of community, the School of Education is embarking on exciting new initiatives and redoubling its commitment to existing ones, aiming to deepen our impact on the local community from which we benefit so tangibly.
Sep
13
2016
Annual Update: Student Research
Scholarship (publications and presentations) is not solely the domain of the School’s faculty. School of Education graduate students maintain an impressive agenda of scholarly activity, in close collaboration with faculty mentors.
Sep
12
2016
Web Extra: Watch the Action Research Video!
Undergraduate seniors in the School of Education conduct Action Research in the classrooms where they are serving as teaching interns. Watch the video to see what they learned.
Sep
11
2016
Annual Update: Giving to the SOE
Generous donors have made a difference in the lives of Baylor students during the past year. But still there is great need, especially in providing scholarships for future teachers.
Sep
10
2016
Annual Update: Excellence at the Highest Levels
The School of Education granted 20 terminal degrees and 57 master's degrees in 2015-16. See who these outstanding graduates are and what they studied.
Sep
9
2016
Register for the Homecoming Tailgate!
Click to register for the School of Education's Homecoming Tailgate, after the parade on Saturday, Oct. 15. It's FREE, but registration is required. Deadline to register is Friday, Oct. 7, at 5 p.m. We are looking forward to seeing you there!
Sep
8
2016
SOE News Briefs: Fall 2016
The School of Education launched a new Summer Literacy Institute, the Education Living-Learning Center has reached capacity, and teacher education graduates totaled 92 this year.
Sep
7
2016
Promises Realized
Dr. Susan Johnsen, professor of Educational Psychology, had a dream — almost two decades ago — of extending a School of Education summer program to benefit students from all backgrounds. New research about the program shows tangible evidence of the advantages to low-income students enrolled in that program.
Sep
6
2016
Alumni Q&A: Jeffrey Shahidullah, BA ’08, EdS ’11
Dr. Jeffrey Shahidullah, BA ’08, EdS ’11, is a tenure-track assistant professor of school psychology at Rutgers University, the State University of New Jersey, where he also holds a joint appointment with the Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine.
Sep
5
2016
Web Extra: Jeff Shahidullah
Read what professors in Educational Psychology have to say about working with Dr. Jeff Shahidullah, graduate of the School Psychology EDS program.
Sep
4
2016
The Leading Edge
Baylor’s EdD in K-12 Educational Leadership will launch in Summer 2017 and is designed for working educators, with coursework concentrated on weekends and in the summer. The three-year program includes supervised fieldwork and six course hours of a dissertation-in-practice.
Sep
2
2016
Faculty News
Meet the new associate dean and two new faculty members, read about recent books published, and celebrate awards and professional recognition of School of Education faculty members.
Sep
1
2016
Warm Reception
Baylor alumni Todd and Amy Patterson hosted a School of Education reception at their Houston home on May 5, welcoming alumni and friends. “We all need to do as much as we can to keep that pipeline of great teachers flowing," Todd said.