The Stephen Lapan Presentation Forum was held January 29, 2019, at the College of Education in Flagstaff. The annual forum provided Doctoral students in the Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Psychology programs an opportunity to present research and discuss findings with the academic community. The Lapan Forum was created to be a collegial, safe space for Doctoral students to… Read more
College of Education News
It’s commonly known that the development and success of young children depend on more than just the efforts of their teachers. As the phrase goes, “it takes a village.” And some of the most critical practitioners in that village are products of Educational Psychology, a field that can be obscured in the landscape of early childhood and elementary education.
A casual… Read more
Moving forward in research, teaching and advocacy
The College of Education at Northern Arizona University added a lauded group of individuals to an already impressive community of faculty. Our 2018-2019 new faculty bring significant experience and research credentials that will help our college and its students innovate and succeed.
Margaret Boatright, Assistant Professor of Practice, Department of Educational Psychology
Dr. Margaret Boatright earned her PhD in… Read more
The numbers don’t lie. The American Council on Education’s (ACE) 2012 “Mapping of Internalization on US Campuses,” indicates 47% of US institutions of higher learning reported an increase in funding for international initiatives. The IIE Open Doors Report shows an increase in global student mobility from 2.1 million students in 2001 to 4.5 million in 2014, and the US Department of… Read more
Two alumni were honored by the NAU College of Education during the university’s Hall of Fame ceremony on October 26, 2018. Carolyn Warner was honored posthumously as the 2018 College of Education Hall of Fame inductee, and Richard Carranza was honored as a President’s Alumni honoree.
Carolyn Warner (Posthumous)
Lauded as a caring leader and a strong representation of… Read more
NAU College of Education at the forefront of dual language learning with Diné Dual Language Teachers Project
The Diné Dual Language Teachers Project (DLPD II) helps to meet the Navajo Nation’s need for dual language teachers by providing coursework leading to a Master’s in Bilingual Multicultural Education and an Arizona Bilingual endorsement for 45 classroom teachers in grades Pre-K-12. This project is funded by Title III National Professional Development grantT365Z170071. The project strengthens… Read more