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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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Watch Dean Shane P. Martin’s 2016 Convocation Address

On Monday, November 14, 2016, Shane P. Martin, dean and professor of the LMU School of Education, delivered his annual convocation address, Education in the time of cholera*: Is there a future for our democratic society? *With apologies to Gabriel García Márquez. The address focused on examining the heightened rhetoric and contentiousness in our national discourse, as […]

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LMU to Co-Host Second Annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit

LA Teachers to Participate in Free Statewide Day of Learning and Networking Celebrating the Teaching Profession and Equipping Teachers with Tools to Better Implement the New California Standards Los Angeles teachers will gather at Loyola Marymount University on July 29 for the second annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit, a free statewide day of learning […]

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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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LMU-housed Journal of Catholic Education Publishes First Special Issue

Dr. Antonia Darder, Leavey Presidential Chair of Ethics and Moral Leadership in LMU’s School of Education and Dr. Luis Ricardo Fraga, Arthur Foundation Endowed Professor of Transformative Latino Leadership in the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame, co-edited a special issue on Latinos, education, and the Church for the Journal of […]

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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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