2016 Fall Student Teaching Capstone Celebration

On Wednesday, Dec. 7, Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) administration, faculty, staff, adjunct faculty, members of the SXU Ministry, mentor teachers, family and friends gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of the Fall, 2016 Student Teachers. The theme of the ceremony was “Teacher’s Light the Way.” Eight multi-categorical special education candidates; 20 elementary education candidates; eight…

SXU’s Meg Carroll presents at conference and to local school staff

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D., has been busy with presenting at various conferences and schools in the Chicagoland area: On Saturday, Nov. 5, Prof. Carroll presented at the ACCA Scholarship of Pedagogy Symposium in Joliet. Her presentation was entitled, “Videos in Assessments on Learning Management Systems,” which focused…

School of Education Faculty, Staff and Graduate Assistants as Science Fair Judges at Columbia Explorers

The Principal at Columbia Explorers, Eileen Considine, contacted the Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Office requesting Science Fair Judges after a dozen previously scheduled judges cancelled at the last minute. Mrs. Considine was considering cancelling the event if she could not find judges for the event. Dr. Spelman (Faculty), Jane Lundin (Staff),…

SXU’s Kathleen McInerney named Consulting Scholar to Humanities Grant

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Associate Professor Kathleen McInerney has been named a Consulting Scholar by Malcolm X College for the National Endowment for the Humanities grant application entitled, “Humanities Experience: Developing stemPATHY,” a three-year initiative involving curriculum development, construction of transfer pathways, and professional contextualization of the Humanities experience. According to…

SXU’s Meg Carroll presents at area schools and writes for the Learning Disabilities Association of America Website

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D., developed a calendar of activities for young children and their parents; the calendar appears on the Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDAA) website and offers learning activities appropriate for young children with learning disabilities. Prof. Carroll is chair of the National Early Childhood Committee…