SXU’s School of Education’s Middle School Curriculum is among first approved by Illinois Board of Education

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) was among the first two in the state of Illinois to have their new middle school teacher curriculum approved by the Illinois Board of Education. The state reviewed the first set in June of 2014, and SXU’s SOE was approved on the first day it was possible.…

Don’t Forget! SXU’s Eileen Quinn Knight will present at the Metropolitan Math Conference

Don’t forget this Saturday, Jan. 24 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Eileen Quinn Knight will give three presentations at the Metropolitan Math Conference at Adlai Stevenson High School. She will present with two alumnae: Deborah Pope and Phyllis Cavallone, who won the McGuire Award from the School of…

SXU’s Julie Reinhart and Meg Carroll present STEM workshops to local teachers

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professors Meg Carroll and Julie Reinhart presented two workshops for elementary school teachers who serve students with disabilities on Monday, Dec. 1 and Monday, Dec. 8. The workshops entitled, “Instructional Strategies for Integrating Literature and Life Science for Students with Disabilities,” took place at the Science, Technology, Engineering,…

SXU’s Meg Carroll presents at 38th Annual Statewide Conference for Teachers Serving Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Students

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll presented at the 38th Annual Statewide Conference for Teachers Serving Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Students on Dec. 9-12 at the Hilton Oak Hills Resort in Oak Brook, Ill. Her presentation entitled, “Strategies for Teaching English Learners (ELs) with Disabilities” was a special double session. Over…

Dr. Meg Carroll and Dr. Julie Reinhart present STEM Workshops for Elementary School Educators

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professors Meg Carroll and Julie Reinhart presented two workshops for elementary school teachers who serve students with disabilities on Monday, Nov. 17 and Monday, Nov. 24. The workshops entitled, “Instructional Strategies for Integrating Literature and Physical Science for Students with Disabilities,” took place at the Science, Technology, Engineering,…

SXU’s Kathleen McInerney presented at 41st Annual TESOL Conference in Puerto Rico

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Associate Professor Dr. Kathleen McInerney delivered a presentation at the 41st Annual Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) on Nov. 15 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Prof. McInerney’s presentation entitled “Digital Cultural Mapping for Multicultural Competencies in the ESL Teaching Preparation Program,” was attended by over…

SXU’s Prof. Kathleen McInerney provides Educational Technology Workshop at JCA

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Associate Professor Dr. Kathleen McInerney held a one hour educational technology workshop on Nov. 19 at Joliet Catholic Academy (JCA). The workshop entitled, “Educational Technology across the Curriculum” was attended by teachers and administrators. Participants learned about instructional technology across the disciplines, including the multiple uses of smart phones…