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…

SXU’s Earl Thomas presented at 63rd Annual American Association for Adult and Continuing Education Conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Associate Professor Dr. Earl Thomas and Harper College’s Associate Professor Robin James presented their qualitative research case study design at the 63rd Annual American Association for Adult and Continuing Education Conference (AAACE) Nov. 4 – 7 held in Charleston, S.C. Their case study examines faculty online teaching practices…

SXU Dr. David Bell and Dr. Meg Carroll served on a panel at Mercy Home for Girls

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Professor Meg Carroll and Associate Dean and Professor David Bell served as panelists, along with social workers and therapists from the facility at Mercy Home for Girls in the Beverly neighborhood of Chicago on Nov. 6. The workshop called, “Positive Behavior Supports and Practical School Success Strategies…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll Presents at 2014 Council for Exceptional Children Fall Conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll presented “English Language Learners with Disabilities: Strategies for Instruction” to teachers and administrators at the Illinois Council for Exceptional Children on Saturday, Nov. 8. The conference, held at the Naperville Marriott, offered by the Illinois Council for Exceptional Children, is an annual conference for teachers,…

SXU’s Dr. Kathleen McInerney and Graduate Students present at Global Education Conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Associate Professor Dr. Kathleen McInerney and students in the English as a Second Language (ESL)/Bilingual Education Program presented, “Going Global at Home,” on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the Fifth Annual Global Education Conference. Lauren Kowalkowski, Francesco Merenda, and Dr. McInerney presented their own research as well as that…