News Alert – Prof. McInerney quoted in the Beverly Review on SXU Alumna

School of Education Prof. Kathleen McInerney was interviewed by the Beverly Review regarding Saint Xavier University (SXU) Alumna Heather Godbout. Godbout was pursuing a master’s degree in reading at SXU in 2006 and took Prof. McInerney’s class where she challenged her students to do something to improve their relationship with reading and writing, so Godbout…

Dr. Meg Carroll Presents Workshops for Faculty and Paraprofessionals at Stone Scholastic Academy

School of Education Professor Meg Carroll conducted a series of workshops over two full days on Tuesday, Aug. 26 and 28. The workshops were presented to faculty and paraprofessionals at Stone Scholastic Academy, a Chicago public elementary school in the West Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago.The topics for teacher workshops included co-teaching; differentiation of instruction…

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Professors Robinson and Reinhart Publish E-Textbook on Mobile Teaching

Saint Xavier University Professors Renee Robinson, Ph.D. and Julie Reinhart, Ph.D., recently published an e-book titled “Digital Thinking and Mobile Teaching: Communicating, Collaborating & Constructing in an Access Age.”  The textbook explores how mobile devices can be incorporated into learning environments to promote digitally rich curricula. The e-textbook is free online at bookboon.com. Abstract “Regardless of…

Prof. Meg. Carroll Presents Workshops at Small Private Elementary Schools

School of Education Professor Dr. Meg Carroll presented a workshop for teachers on project-based Learning at Master’s Academy at 62nd & King Drive on Monday, Aug. 25. Carroll engaged the teachers in a hands-on science activity and provided tips for managing students in project-based learning as well as for assessing student learning. Later that day,…

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Arizona Board Approves SXU Application for License in Gilbert

It’s official! The Arizona Board of Private Postsecondary Education unanimously approved Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) application for a license to award SXU degrees in Arizona. “I am very grateful for the participation of SXU faculty and administrators in the effort to award Business, Nursing, Education and liberal and professional studies degrees in Arizona,” said SXU…

Professor Meg Carroll Presents Workshops for Title I Tutors

School of Education Professor Meg Carroll presented two half-day workshops for Title I tutors employed by Discover Music, Discover Life, Inc. (DMDL). The workshop presented on Thursday, Aug. 14 was about Multiple Intelligences and Adding Kinesthetic Aspects to Learning. The workshop presented on Friday, Aug. 15 was about Positive Behavior Support and Classroom Management. The…

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Catholic Colloquium Lecture with Mercy Scholar Sister Helen Marie Burns,RSM

Educator and Mercy scholar Sister Helen Marie Burns, R.S.M., Ph.D. will offer this year’s first Catholic Colloquium lecture titled: ”Education Requires Ingenuity: The Heritage of Catholic Education.” Join us for this public lecture on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Butler Reception Room located on SXU’s Chicago Campus. This presentation on the contributions and…