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LMU School of Education and Queen’s University Belfast Partner in Teacher Exchange

What can educators at Catholic and Protestant schools in Northern Ireland learn from their counterparts 5,000 miles away at traditional public schools and public charter schools around Los Angeles – and vice versa? Those answers will be gleaned from a collaboration between Loyola Marymount University’s School of Education and Queen’s University Belfast – an international […]

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LMU School of Education Awarded $200,000 Grant to Pursue New STEM-Based Kindergarten Curriculum

Loyola Marymount University’s School of Education has received a $200,000 grant to develop a new STEM-based kindergarten curriculum in partnership with the California Science Center and Auburn University. The national education network 100Kin10, which is dedicated to training and retaining 100,000 teachers over 10 years in science, technology, engineering and math, selected LMU and its partners […]

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2016 SOE Impact Report – Jump to Inclusion: Educating to Ensure Success for All Learners

The Loyola Marymount University School of Education presents its 2016 Impact Report – Jump to Inclusion: Educating to Ensure Success for All Learners. Guided by the centuries-old Jesuit/Marymount tradition, the Loyola Marymount University School of Education continues to seek new ways to advance inclusive education while striving to promote social justice and the education of the whole […]

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LMU Receives Major Federal Grant to Support English Learners in Los Angeles Unified School District

Loyola Marymount University’s School of Education has secured a $2.7 million federal grant in collaboration with Los Angeles Unified School District and the Sobrato Family Foundation to provide a comprehensive early literacy program and increase the pipeline of highly qualified bilingual teachers. The 5-year partnership will support professional development for up to 84 in-service teachers […]

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SOE Names Michael Kirst Educator of the Year

Michael Kirst, president of the California State Board of Education, has been named the 2016 Educator of the Year by Loyola Marymount University’s School of Education. He will receive the award and give a keynote speech at the annual Kappa Delta Pi and SOE Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2016, at the Hilton Center for […]

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Philippine President Benigno Aquino III Receives Honorary Degree From LMU

Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Loyola Marymount University on Wednesday, Feb. 17, in an invitation-only ceremony in the Life Sciences Building Auditorium. Aquino, the 15th president of the Republic of the Philippines, was honored in recognition of his dedication to his country, his integrity and […]

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Martha McCarthy Named AERA Fellow and Honored with AERA Excellence in Research Award

Martha McCarthy, Presidential Professor of Educational Leadership in the School of Education, has been named a 2016 Fellow of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). This honor recognizes McCarthy for her notable and sustained research achievements and for “exemplifying the highest standards of educational excellence through accomplishment, professionalism and commitment.” She is one of 22 Fellows […]

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Elizabeth C. Reilly Honored with Leadership for Social Justice Bridge People Award from AERA

Elizabeth C. Reilly, Professor of Educational Leadership in the School of Education, has been awarded the 2016 Leadership for Social Justice Bridge People Award from the American Educational Research Association. This award recognizes Reilly for her commitment toward inclusion and community within her work and for creating a bridge between herself and others through scholarship and […]

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SOE’s Center for Catholic Education Honored with National Innovation Award

Loyola Marymount University’s Center for Catholic Education has won the Dr. Karen M. Ristau Innovation Award for its comprehensive approach to furthering the mission of Catholic education. The award, given by the National Catholic Educational Association, recognized the Center for Catholic Education for its innovation in providing instruction, leadership and support for Catholic education, particularly […]

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