SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll conducts workshop at Cardinal Joseph Bernardin School

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D. joined the faculty of Cardinal Joseph Bernardin Elementary School (CJB) in Orland Hills for a day of exploration of differentiated instruction. The dedicated CJB faculty members serve the regional elementary school jointly sponsored by the parishes of Saint Elizabeth Seton, Saint Francis of Assisi,…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll conducts workshop at Saint Nicholas of Tolentine Elementary School

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D., provided a workshop on creating positive relationships between school staff and students at Saint Nicholas of Tolentine Elementary School in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood. Prof. Carroll offered this exceptional staff information about the importance of relationships to effective learning and provided research-based strategies for…

SXU’s Dr. Earl Thomas Speaks at Illinois Central College’s Faculty and Staff Professional Development Day

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Associate Professor Dr. Earl Thomas delivered the keynote address at the Illinois Central College’s Faculty and Staff Professional Development Day on Tuesday, August 11 in Peoria, Ill. His address, which was attended by over 450 faculty and staff, focused on helping students persist to completion. Later that afternoon,…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll returns to DMDL Title I Providers for a workshop

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ph.D., met with the Title I supplemental education services providers from Discover Music, Discover Life (DMDL) for another workshop on Friday, August 7, at the DMDL offices in Old Town. The workshop entitled, “Touch Learners,” allowed for the group to learn about the needs of…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll conducts workshop for Title I Supplemental Education Services Providers

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ph.D., conducted a workshop on Monday, August 3 for Title I providers who work for Discover Music, Discover Life (DMDL). The workshop was held at Christ Bible Church on the southeast side of Chicago. The topic of the workshop was “Building Strong Work Relationships through…

STEM Event at the STEM Education Center at SXU’s Orland Park Campus

Sister Jeanne Marie Toriskie, OSF, Ph.D., facilitated a professional development event on Monday, June 15 and Tuesday, June 16 at the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Center on Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Orland Park Campus. The seminar entitled, “How to STEM Any Children’s Literature Book,” taught local teachers how to take any children’s…

SXU’s Faculty Presented at International Society for Technology in Education Conference

Four members of Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) faculty presented at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference on Tuesday, June 30 in Philadelphia, Pa. These faculty members include: Dr. Chris McCullough, assistant professor for School of Education (SOE); Dr. Julie Reinhart, professor for SOE; Dr. Renee Robinson, professor for the department of communications;…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll Conducts STEM Seminar for Local Teachers

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ph.D., hosted a professional development event on Monday, June 29 at the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education Center on SXU’s Orland Park Campus. The seminar entitled, “Spice World,” engaged local teachers in learning instructional strategies, which they can use to engage students with…