News

May
17
2021
COVER STORY: Putting Research into Action
Through a prestigious national grant, Dr. Stephanie Gerow is designing a system to help agencies provide effective behavior interventions for children with developmental disabilities.
May
14
2021
Message from the Dean: Spring 2021
The School of Education is growing rapidly and pursuing cutting-edge research while continuing to advance Baylor's Christian mission and shape the future.
May
13
2021
SOE Faculty Win Top Baylor Awards
Three School of Education faculty members received awards in the university’s 2021 recognition program honoring exemplary teaching and research.
May
11
2021
K-12 EdD Program Celebrates First Graduates
The first graduates in the EdD program for K-12 leaders graduated in 2020 and are already having an impact in districts from Texas to Washington, D.C.
May
10
2021
ALUMNI PROFILE: Isaac Gittens, MSEd ’16
Sport Management graduate Isaac Gittens is the NFL's Senior Coordinator for Youth and High School Football. He shares insider info and "WEB EXTRA" content on his secrets to success!
May
8
2021
Mathematics Matters
As president of NCTM, Dr. Trena Wilkerson, Baylor professor of mathematics education, is working to bring equity in math education to each and every learner.
May
7
2021
WEB EXTRA: Message from NCTM President Trena Wilkerson
In her first column for NCTM, Dr. Wilkerson shared her own history of teaching, starting in Mandeville, Louisiana, where her principal called her "the greenest thing" he had ever hired. Click for the NCTM site.
May
6
2021
SOE News Briefs: Spring 2021
Read about a new book for college students, academic paper awards, and what's behind the name change of one SOE center to become the Baylor Center for School Leadership.
May
5
2021
Doctoral Student Awards
Baylor School of Education students shape the future, and these significant awards for graduate students illustrate the wide-ranging excellence of the leaders the SOE is preparing.
May
4
2021
Significant New Grants Expand Services
Baylor School of Education faculty have recently received grants to expand and enhance services to children with developmental disabilities and to deepen the diversity of students pursuing STEM careers.
May
3
2021
Science Education Synthesis
Grant-funded projects by Dr. Suzanne Nesmith and Dr. Stephanie Boddie are dovetailing and collaborating with numerous partners to bring professional development to science educators.
May
2
2021
The Teacher Ed Experience
Baylor’s teacher education program integrates hands-on learning in local schools, and no pandemic was going to stop that. If you’d like to glimpse a “day in the life” of a Baylor teacher education student who is teaching in local schools, Instagram is the place to do that.
May
1
2021
The Making of a Teacher
For Baylor freshman Lana Brady, finding her calling to teach was a long process — but it happened all in one week. To anyone who remembers those gut-wrenching high-school decisions, that makes perfect sense.
Nov
12
2020
COVER: Center for Christian Education Answers the Call
In March, Baylor’s Center for Christian Education (CCE) was well into arrangements for its annual summer learning academy, intending to welcome 250 educators to campus. Then COVID-19 hit. CCE made a quick pivot to help educators survive and thrive.
Nov
10
2020
Message from the Dean: Fall 2020
Dr. Shanna Hagan-Burke, who became Dean of the School of Education in July, shares her goals and gratitude for the School and for Baylor. Even arriving in the midst of a pandemic, she has felt a warm welcome.
Nov
9
2020
Q&A with the New Dean
Read excerpts from the "Baylor Connections" interview with School of Education Dean Dr. Shanna Hagan-Burke, conducted by Derek Smith. Then link to full broadcast interview.
Nov
8
2020
Teacher Education in Challenging Times
In the time of COVID, all students — from kindergarten to the graduate level — are experiencing school in new and different ways. For teachers, the challenges are extraordinary.
Nov
7
2020
Alumni Profile: Kenley Bailey Ritter, BSEd ’06
Kenley Bailey Ritter, a PhD student in Curriculum & Instruction, graduated from Baylor with a degree in secondary mathematics education and has pursued an adventurous career in teaching and leadership on two continents.
Nov
6
2020
School Psychology Degree Offered in Dallas
Alex Jones knew when she was only 14 that she wanted to work with children with autism. Now she is pursuing that dream at Baylor's new Dallas program in School Psychology.
Nov
5
2020
Faculty News
From new faculty members and post-doctoral researchers to new books to new leadership roles on the national stage, keep up with all the latest from the School of Education faculty.
Nov
4
2020
New Degree for School Leaders
Baylor School of Education is launching the MA in School Leadership, offered through the Department of Educational Leadership. Cohorts will launch each June, beginning in 2021.
Nov
3
2020
News Briefs & Awards
Check out the fall's alumni awards news, as well as updates on new web resources and the job placement success of the School's 2020 BSEd graduates.
Nov
2
2020
Baylor's "Give Light" campaign is building the endowment, providing funds for today, and allowing for campus growth. See the fall updates from Baylor and for the School of Education specifically.
Nov
1
2020
Giving Back to “the Place where it all Started”
Jim and Kaye Patterson are advocates of the School of Education with a desire to provide opportunities for future educators. The Pattersons emphasize Baylor’s positive campus environment as a big reason they choose to give back to their alma mater.
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.
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