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How did we spend our summer vacations? By serving others

We asked our faculty and students to tell us what they did over the summer, but to keep this quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in mind: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ ”

News

2014 Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching: Bridget Kelly, Ph.D.

This annual award seeks to recognize, encourage, and reward outstanding teaching within the School of Education of Loyola University Chicago. The Faculty Awards committee is pleased to award the 2013 School of Education Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching to Dr. Bridget Kelly, faculty member in the Higher Education Program

2014 Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Research: Mark Engberg, Ph.D.

This annual award seeks to recognize, encourage, and reward outstanding scholarship within the School of Education of Loyola University Chicago. The Faculty Awards committee is pleased to award the 2013 School of Education Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Research to Dr. Mark Engberg, faculty member in the Higher Education Program

Sierra Magazine - Top Ten Coolest Schools

Loyola was recently recognized by Sierra Magazine for our sustainability initiatives as part of their annual list. This data was taken directly from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS) report that Dr. Tavis Jules and his students played a major role in the project.

Faculty Profile

Dr. Brown: His research helps children reach their potential

Professor Steve Brown doesn’t want his research on vocational psychology to just sit unread in an academic journal. He wants people to use it so that they can help others.

Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology

Dr. Anita Thomas, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research, has been named a participant for the 2014-2015 APA Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology. ...

4th Annual CTPP Summer Mentor Institute for CPS teachers

Loyola is one of four local universities taking part in the Chicago Teacher Partnership Program (CTPP), a 5-year grant project designed to prepare highly qualified teacher candidates and to support mentor teachers with professional development and other resources.

Day on the Hill

Dean Michael Dantley, Associate Dean Anita Thomas, Dr. Anne Marie Ryan, program chair for Teaching and Learning, Dr. Lara Smetana of Teaching and Learning, and Dr. Marla Israel of Administration and Supervision accompanied Phil Hale, Vice President of Government Affairs for a Capitol hill visits as part of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education “Day on the Hill” activities. ...

Pioneering Linguistically and Culturally Responsive Teacher Preparation in Illinois

Loyola’s Teaching, Learning, Leading with Schools and Communities Initial Teacher Preparation program (TLLSC) is highlighted as being the first in Illinois to equip ALL their candidates with an English-as-a-Second Language Endorsement upon graduation – preparing them to meet the linguistic and cultural diversity of the children in their classrooms. Click the title for the complete story.

Faculty Profile

Preparing the Next Generation of Teachers for English Language Learners

Accepting applications to our M.Ed. in English Language Teaching & Learning and our English-as-a-Second Language endorsement only programs.

Community outreach

Campus tours show students college is a real possibility

Thanks to Loyola’s School of Education and the Undergraduate Admission Office, roughly 200 eighth-graders have gotten a glimpse of university life. And, more importantly, they’ve now seen first-hand what a college education can do for them.

School of Education Commencement 2014

Graduates at this year’s commencement were given a challenge by Professor Grant (Med ’62) –“ It is the challenge(s) that awaits you as educators and my love for the City about which Carl Sandburg writes “Come and show me another city with lifted head singing so proud to be alive… and strong…” that I want to direct my remark and ask: What ‘verse’ will you contributed to your students’ education and lives." Click on the title for links to Professor Grant's bio, the full text‌ of his speech, and to view pictures of the SOE commencement.

Faculty Profile

Dean Dantley Takes Leadership Role in AERA

Dr. Michael Dantley, School of Education Dean and Professor, has been elected the Vice President of Division A: Administration, Organization and Leadership of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) for the next three years, beginning the 2014-2015 academic year.

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