DeGarmo Hall

Connecting the DOTS brings national expertise to help navigate online teaching

Designed to promote an equitable education, the Connecting the DOTS series will provide guidance in areas where instructors, parents, and students may be struggling.
DeGarmo Hall

STEP-UP virtually prepares future teachers for urban education

Housed in the College of Education, NCUE’s Step-Up program completed its 11th summer of preparing future educators from across the University to teach in urban settings.
regional teachers of the year

National Board Certified Teachers announced as finalists for Illinois State Teacher of the Year

Aimee Park and Aaron Sitzee, both National Board Certified Teachers, were named 2021 Regional Teachers of the Year. They are among the ten finalists for the Illinois State Teacher of the Year...
Ed and Judy Hines.

Where are they now? Dr. Ed Hines

Dr. Ed Hines believes that Illinois State provided an outstanding work environment.
DeGarmo Hall

Free, Virtual Professional Development for Teachers and Education Students

The College of Education (COE) has multiple professional development opportunities for teachers and current education students this fall. Presentations will be hosted by COE faculty, alumni, and...
Fell Hall

Ten Illinois State graduate students receive prestigious State of Illinois fellowship

Ten graduate students at Illinois State have been named 2020 Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois fellows.
Student in front of building

LGBTQ+ elementary education major ready to model diversity in the classroom

Adrianne Summers-Reynolds may have to field some questions from her third-graders this fall that other student teachers do not. The senior elementary education is gay.
Chris Marks and Washington family

Recognizing College of Education donors

Individual donors have always been integral to the College of Education’s success, especially during Redbirds Rising: The Campaign for Illinois State.
Kriston and Kayla Love

At home with Redbird Legacy families

Meet some of the Redbird Legacy families who live in Central Illinois and hear why they chose to attend Illinois State University.
students in a classroom

Preparing culturally responsive educators

Equity and Diversity Cohort gives Redbird teaching candidates experience in urban settings.