SXU’s Meg Carroll published an article in LDA Today

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D., published an article in Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) Today, January/February, Volume 3, Issue 1: Summer camp for students with learning disabilities and related disabilities. Dr. Carroll has conducted the following presentations and workshops at various Chicago-area schools: Lockport Area Special Education Cooperative…

SXU’s Eileen Quinn Knight presented at Metropolitan Math Conference

​Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Professor Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D., presented at Lincoln Way Central High School in New Lenox on Saturday, Feb. 6 for the Metropolitan Math Conference on financial literacy. The presentation assisted teachers in understanding aspects of financial literacy such as mortgages, banking and savings for high school students.

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for January 2016: Stephen Kurfess

Saint Xavier University (SXU) has partnered with WGN-TV Chicago to highlight the Teacher of the Month program, which honors educators who make a difference in their communities. The program recognizes outstanding kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational, and special education teachers in Chicagoland and northwest Indiana. Stephen Kurfess teaches mathematics at Conant High School…

SXU School of Education hosts Dr. Crystal Laura for School-to-Prison Pipeline presentation today

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education welcomes Dr. Crystal Laura for a lecture on the “School-to-Prison Pipeline” on Tuesday, Jan. 26 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. in Warde Academic Center’s Butler Reception Room on SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street. This lecture is free and open to the public. Dr. Crystal Laura is…

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for December 2015: Mike Smalley

Saint Xavier University (SXU) has partnered with WGN-TV Chicago to highlight the Teacher of the Month program, which honors educators who make a difference in their communities. The program recognizes outstanding kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational, and special education teachers in Chicagoland and northwest Indiana. Mike Smalley teaches history at Crystal Lake Central…

SXU’s Dr. Eileen Quinn Knight talks to students at Immaculate Conception School

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education (SOE) ​Professor Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D., and seniors Kathy Rodriquez and Jermey Hunding presented the characteristics of students who are ready for high school and college at Immaculate Conception School in South Chicago. The SXU students talked about the benefits of being a Golden Apple Scholar, as well as the…