Posts tagged with: "College of Education"

FIYou: Laura Dinehart

FIYou: Laura Dinehart

Name: Laura Dinehart Hometown: Born in São Paulo, Brazil, raised in Miami, Florida Job Title/Department: Interim Executive Director of Education Campus: Modesto A. […]

Arts & Sciences, Education join forces to form new college

Arts & Sciences, Education join forces to form new college

The College of Arts & Sciences and College of Education are integrating to form the College of Arts, Sciences & […]

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Associate Professor Joyce Fine, leader of the Reading Education Master's Program helps children at Mirror Lake Elementary learn to read.

Reading Education master’s program earns top ranking

  The Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) ranked the Reading Education master’s program at FIU’s College of Education as the No. […]

Jesus A. Garcia retouching his mixed-media art piece, "Rebirth."

Art education grads showcase work at Frost Art Museum

What’s the best graduation present you can ask for? Well, if you’re an artist, how about your very own show […]

Charles Bleiker, an assistant professor of early childhood education, is sharing a series of how-to videos showing parents how the math games he developed can be played at home.

Three games to help your preschooler master math

Learning math and numerical concepts can be a challenge for young children, but one early childhood professor is pioneering a […]

Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, FIU partner to enhance science education

Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, FIU partner to enhance science education

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science and FIU have created a partnership to strengthen science education through funding […]

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Mariela Lanz (right), an elementary education major, was the first student to receive and accept a job offer at the Miami-Dade County Public Schools job fair held Nov. 19 at FIU. Here, Lanz chats with her new supervisor, Amrita Prakash, principal of Poinciana Park Elementary. school was the first to hir

Soon-to-be graduates fill teaching vacancies at MDCPS

For roughly 40 seniors majoring in education, a recent job fair offered them the chance to land their dream job […]

College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia (left) and former Miami Herald Publisher David Lawrence (center) are recipients of the 2015 Outstanding Educator Awards. Miami-Dade County Public School Board Member Susie V. Castillo (right) nominated Garcia for the award.

College of Education dean earns outstanding educator award

Delia C. Garcia, dean of the College of Education, was honored recently for her service and dedication to the field of […]

Disabilities advocates honor alumnus, program director

Disabilities advocates honor alumnus, program director

On Nov. 21, a Miami-Dade-based resource center honored a College of Education alumnus as well as the director of the college’s […]

Faculty convocation recognizes outstanding professors

Faculty convocation recognizes outstanding professors

For the first time ever, two faculty members were awarded the top prize at FIU’s Faculty Convocation, a yearly award […]

College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia, center, is pictured with Spring 2014 CLAVE graduates. Since 2009, two cohorts of students have graduated from the Master of Urban Education program. A third cohort is expected to graduate this fall.

FIU’s CLAVE program recognized for increasing Latino student success

For the third consecutive year, the College of Education’s Creating Latino Access to a Valuable Education (CLAVE) initiative was recognized […]

University of Missouri, Kansas City Professor Etta R. Hollins was the guest speaker at the recent College of Education Dean's Speakers Series event.

Connecting with students is key to success for any educator

  Despite news headlines indicating that urban schools are failing students, researchers say all is not lost. For urban teachers […]

FIU honored by White House for Bright Spots in Hispanic Education

FIU honored by White House for Bright Spots in Hispanic Education

The White House has recognized FIU’s Mastery Math Lab and the STEM Transformation Institute as Bright Spots in Hispanic Education, […]

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Melissa Guanch Carter's "Vizcaya Casino" will go on display in the GC Student Art Gallery from Sept. 12 to Sept. 26 as part of the Painting in the Gardens exhibition featuring works by students in the College of Education's art education program.

Art education students’ paintings go on display in GC Gallery

Students in the Art Education program at the College of Education are headlining an art exhibition in the Graham Center Student […]

Patricia Cummins, '79, was named Florida's Elementary Art Educator of the year by the Florida Art Education Association. Here she is pictured with her oil on canvas painting, "Everglades Dream," part of the permanent collection of the Tropical Audubon Society.

Art education alumnae earn statewide awards

College of Education alumnae took home three major awards issued recently by the Florida Art Education Association (FAEA). Patricia Cummins […]