Cook Hall in winter

Four professors honored with 2020 Outstanding University Teacher awards

The awards recognize those those who methodically and consistently worked over time to enhance their teaching knowledge, skills, and abilities.
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Meenoo Rami to address Redbird educators

The College of Education (COE) will host Meenoo Rami, Educator Advocate at Minecraft and Microsoft for a free webinar. All education students and educators are invited to attend Teacher Practice...
Kristin Duffield won first place at the Three Minute Thesis competition

Three Minute Thesis Competition, February 25

The Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT) is an academic competition that challenges Illinois State University students to describe their research within three minutes to a general audience.
Initiative winners resized

Research Initiative Award and Creative Activity Initiative Award Winners named

The Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost has announced the winners for the Research Initiative Awards and Creative Activity Initiative Awards. All winners will be honored during the...
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Outstanding University Researcher and Outstanding University Creative Activity Award Winners named

The Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost has announced the winners for the Outstanding University Researcher and the Outstanding University Creative Activity Awards. All winners will be...
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Scholars explore racial and social justice issues

In honor of the holidays celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 18 and National Day of Racial Healing on January 19, Illinois State University scholars share works on racial and social...
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Free, Virtual Professional Development for Teachers and Education Students

As the COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed the world of education, faculty and staff across the College of Education (COE) jumped into action not only to adapt how they prepare future educators,...
COE 2020 Retirees

Celebrating College of Education retirees

Thank you to each of our colleagues who are retiring this year for your exceptional contributions to the College.
Abstract Variations sculpture by Ernest Trova with DeGarma Hall in the background

Recognizing COE Award recipients and nominees

We are proud to announce several award recipients and nominees this year for the College of Education (COE).
Grace Brannen, special education major

Zooming in: What it’s like to student teach during a pandemic

Grace Brannen never thought she’d be student teaching from a pingpong table in her family’s basement, positioning herself against a wall so no one would walk behind her with a basket of laundry.