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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.
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College of Education alum named Golden Apple Teacher Award winner

Gallentine, an elementary education alum, was distinguished among hundreds of outstanding PreK-5th grade teacher nominees representing public and non-public school districts of Winnebago and Boone...
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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.
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Latest books from #RedbirdScholars

Here are the latest books from #RedbirdScholars.
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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...
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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.
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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.
Emilee Baldwin '19 sits with statues of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza before her Fulbright orientation in Spain.

An immersive education

When Emilee Baldwin ’19 was approaching graduation in middle-level education with endorsements in science and social studies, she was focused on finishing her degree and getting a good job.
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Preparing culturally responsive educators

Equity and Diversity Cohort gives Redbird teaching candidates experience in urban settings.
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Take 5: Get to know the faculty, staff, and students of the College of Education (COE)

We sat down with a handful of members of the COE and asked five questions to find out a little more about them, why they do what they do, and what keeps them going.