Spring/Summer 2020

Spring/Summer 2020

Jun
18
2020
Message from the Interim Dean
Dr. Terrill Saxon looks back on three years as the SOE's Interim Dean and recaps some accomplishments. He says the SOE has thrived because of the devotion of the faculty.
Jun
17
2020
Dr. Shanna Hagan-Burke Appointed Dean of Baylor School of Education
Shanna Hagan-Burke, PhD, professor of special education and head of the department of educational psychology at Texas A&M University's College of Education and Human Development, has been selected as Dean of the Baylor and will arrive at Baylor SOE on July 1.
Jun
16
2020
COVER STORY: Researchers in Early Math Education Aim for Change
Through the Math for Early Learners Academy (MELA), a Baylor summer program for pre-K through second graders, Dr. Sandi Cooper, professor of mathematics education, has been trying to address math deficits in young children since 2016.
Jun
15
2020
Testing the Tests
Dr. Nick Benson has committed his academic career and devoted his extensive research to the evaluation of tests and their uses — specifically to the study of the science and practice of psychological and educational testing and assessment.
Jun
14
2020
Alumni Q&A: Lisa Goodwin Fuentes
Lisa Fuentes, BSEd ’96, is owner and CEO of Focus Behavioral Associates, a family business supporting the behavioral needs of children and adults with autism, ADHD, developmental disabilities, and other behavioral disorders.
Jun
13
2020
New Researchers Enhance K-12 Leadership Studies
Helping school leaders rise to to today's unique challenges is the passion for two faculty additions in the Department of Educational Leadership, who have enhanced the department's research profile in K-12 leadership studies.
Jun
12
2020
SOE News Briefs: Honors and Awards
SOE faculty, staff, and graduate students have received awards and honors, and several have also achieved significant professional milestones.
Jun
11
2020
SOE News Briefs: Program News
Baylor SOE has new degree offerings in all three departments, with a new School Psychology program in Dallas, a new dual-track master's degree in schools leadership, and an 18-hour undergraduate minor in informal education.
Jun
10
2020
Baylor Supporters Extend their Reach by Helping Teachers
Ryan and Karen Liles believe that the Baylor experience is so valuable that all aspiring education students should have the chance to gain their degree at the university.