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New recruits fill grant-funded STEM program for teachers of today and tomorrow

New recruits fill grant-funded STEM program for teachers of today and tomorrow

February 25, 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–How hot are STEM fields? In last year’s “Hoosier Hot 50” job rankings, 12 of the top 25 jobs involved STEM. Coming in at number two was education. That was good news for IU Southeast, which received a grant of $240,000 from the Indiana Commission for Higher Education (ICHE) to ...

Dr. Sumreen Asim presentation shines at Clute International Conference on Education

Dr. Sumreen Asim presentation shines at Clute International Conference on Education

January 23, 2019

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Dr. Sumreen Asim, assistant professor of education in the areas of elementary science and technology, has received top honors for her presentation at the Clute International Conference on Education (Science Track) held earlier this month in Maui, Hawaii. Asim’s contribution, “The Expanding Elementary Teacher Candidates’ Beliefs Enrolled in a Technology-Infused ...

IU Southeast is a top-ten school for original practitioner licenses in Indiana

IU Southeast is a top-ten school for original practitioner licenses in Indiana

December 20, 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—The IU Southeast School of Education has cracked the “top ten” of institutions who offer education preparatory programs in the State of Indiana to issue original initial practitioner licenses. IU Southeast is currently ninth out of 48 schools, joining IU Bloomington and IUPUI in the upper echelon with 114 licenses ...

Faculty Innovator: Gary Pinkston

Faculty Innovator: Gary Pinkston

December 12, 2018

Gary Pinkston Associate Professor of Education School of Education               By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Gary Pinkston, associate professor of education and educational technology instructor, asked a volunteer to grip his arm, as the class looked on. The volunteer gripped hard. Pinkston tried to free himself by pulling back, ...

Rite of passage: education students recognized and encouraged at pinning ceremony

Rite of passage: education students recognized and encouraged at pinning ceremony

September 12, 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Each year, education majors entering their junior year, known as Block Three, gather for a pinning ceremony during which they receive recognition for their accomplishments thus far and encouragement for the long road ahead. This year’s ceremony, held in the Ogle Center during the first week of term, brought together ...

Margot Morgan and Faye Camahalan receive prestigious Mack Fellowships

Margot Morgan and Faye Camahalan receive prestigious Mack Fellowships

June 28, 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Faye Camahalan, dean of the School of Education and Margot Morgan, assistant professor of political science, have received the prestigious P.A. Mack Fellowship for 2018-19 granted by Indiana University’s Mack Center for Inquiry on Teaching and Learning, administered by the Faculty Academy on Excellence in Teaching (FACET). The Mack Fellowship ...

Dr. Faye Camahalan to lead School of Education

Dr. Faye Camahalan to lead School of Education

June 14, 2018

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Dr. Faye Marsha Camahalan has assumed the role of Dean of the School of Education. Camahalan received her Bachelor of Elementary Education, Master of Education and Doctor of Philosophy in Education from the University of Philippines. She joined the faculty of IU Southeast in 2003. Camahalan also serves as Director ...

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