Menu

Education News and Features

News Item Image

Trustees Teaching Awards honor IU Southeast faculty

May 19, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Five IU Southeast faculty have received IU Trustees Teaching Awards for the 2019 calendar year. The IU Trustees Teaching Awards were first awarded in 2000-2001 to recognize and enhance excellent teaching, especially at the undergraduate level. The awards are open to tenured and tenure-track faculty, as well as full-time lecturers ...

IU Southeast welcomes Next Generation Hoosier Educators scholarship recipients

IU Southeast welcomes Next Generation Hoosier Educators scholarship recipients

April 28, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–IU Southeast is proud to welcome three recipients of Next Generation Hoosier Educators scholarships from the class of 2024. Abby Colson of Scottsburg, Rachel Wood of Versailles and Abigail Vogel of North Vernon, Indiana were among 200 students receiving the scholarships across the State of Indiana, awarded by the Indiana ...

School of Education bestows awards for excellence

School of Education bestows awards for excellence

April 23, 2020

(NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The IU Southeast School of Education has bestowed awards for the 2019-2020 academic year. In recognizing outstanding students, administrators and partners, Dr. Faye Camahalan, dean of the School of Education, reflected on the unusual circumstances with which all students have had to contend, and the on the ways the challenge of our time ...

Dr. Lisa Hoffman and Parkwood Elementary receive Community Engagement Awards

Dr. Lisa Hoffman and Parkwood Elementary receive Community Engagement Awards

April 17, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The IU Southeast Community Engagement Council has awarded the 2020 Community Engagement Awards. Supported by the Office of Academic Affairs, the Community Engagement Award recognizes individuals and partners that have expanded opportunities for service-learning in the community. The awards are normally presented to recipients at the Campus Commitment to Student ...

Southern Indiana School Counseling Conference brings experts and practitioners to campus for day of intensive sharing

Southern Indiana School Counseling Conference brings experts and practitioners to campus for day of intensive sharing

March 10, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–The inaugural Southern Indiana School Counseling Conference brought experts and practitioners to campus for a day of intensive sharing in a critical area of education. School counselors generally acquire professional development by attending teachers’ conferences, which are not geared to their needs. So the IU Southeast School of Education worked ...

Technology integration specialist Jaime Donally shares the latest in augmented and virtual reality with education instructors and students

Technology integration specialist Jaime Donally shares the latest in augmented and virtual reality with education instructors and students

March 9, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Jaime Donally, technology integration specialist and author of Learning Transported, visited IU Southeast for a day of learning with School of Education students, faculty and staff, and guests from partnering school corporations. Donally’s visit was sponsored by IU Women’s Philanthropy and the School of Education, and was hosted by Dr. ...

Sumreen Asim honored by Hoosier Association of Science Teachers

Sumreen Asim honored by Hoosier Association of Science Teachers

February 25, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Dr. Sumreen Asim, assistant professor of elementary science and technology education, has received the 2020 Distinguished Award for Innovative College Science Teaching from the Hoosier Association of Science Teachers, Inc. (HASTI). According to Asim, the award recognizes the innovative work of integrating technology in science methods coursework for IU Southeast’s ...

Craig Smith ’15, math teacher and viral TikTok sensation, meets students where they are

Craig Smith ’15, math teacher and viral TikTok sensation, meets students where they are

February 4, 2020

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–It’s a rare middle school math teacher who dances his way to social media stardom. Craig Smith ’15, a math teacher at Oldham County Middle School in LaGrange, Kentucky, is rare. Smith’s TikTok dance videos, intended to engage his students at Oldham Middle School, have gone viral, gaining over one ...

View more news stories