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College of Education dean to serve as president of LACTE

Dr. Paula Calderon, dean of the College of Education, will be serving as the president of Louisiana Association of Colleges for Teacher Education two years.

Maggie Tregre, Staff Reporter

July 17, 2020

The dean of the College of Education, Dr. Paula Summers Calderon, was chosen to act as president of the Louisiana Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. After serving as president-elect for one year, Calderon officially became president of LACTE in May 2020 and will serve a two-year term.¬...

Panel discusses issues and challenges in SPED

Jessica Walker speaks to the audience during the forum. The panel discussed matters concerning the interests of students, faculty and teachers in special education.

Briyana Anderson, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2019

The College of Education and the Department of Educational Leadership and Technology sponsored the panel ‚ÄúCreating a Market Place of Ideas: Equity Among Special Education Students‚ÄĚ on Dec. 10 at 5 p.m. The panel consisted of members that are apart of the educational system and advocates of spec...

University debuts re-branded teacher residency program

David Faucheux, instructor of management and business administration, talks to students about expanding professional skills at a seminar earlier this year. Southeastern Education majors will have the opportunity to gain practical experience similar to this in the classroom through residency programs.

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2019

Education majors will now have the opportunity to gain more practical experience in the classroom. The Louisiana Department of Education recently introduced new requirements for the student-teaching program for all education majors, now rebranded to the piloted teacher-residency program. Similar...