Florida Atlantic University Pine Jog Environmental Education Center celebrated the Green Schools Class of 2017 at the ninth annual Green Schools Awards Luncheon held at Hilton West Palm Beach. One hundred ten public and private schools, representing over
Study abroad in the "Emerald Isle" this summer.The academic offering is a Directed Independent Study format that includes telecommuting pre and post international experience, as well as on-site tutorials with the professor in addition to a research compon
Pine Jog Environmental Education Center is glad to invite you to our Naturally Jazz with a Strolling Sax event. Join us to enjoy wine, cheese, the magic of the full moon and our forest guided tour led by the sounds of the Saxophone from the Cool Breeze Ja
The Wild Orchid 5K winds along packed dirt trails through 132 acres of pine flatwood forest and upland hammock, under tree canopies, and past rare, and endangered native orchids, gopher tortoises, owls, and woodpeckers.
TheCollege ofEducation at Florida Atlantic University re-affirms its values of diversity and inclusivity as we build an open community in which our students, staff and faculty thrive. We stand together as one in celebration of our differences, where w
Ali Zilouchian, Ph.D., project director and principal investigator, and a professor and associate dean for academic affairs in FAU's College of Engineering and Computer Science, along with Nancy Romance, Ed.D., co-principal investigator and a professor of
FAU's Department of Communication Science and Disorders within the College of Education will host free hearing screenings on Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 9 to 11 a.m., and Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 9 to 11 a.m.
Florida Atlantic University's Center for Autism and Related Disabilities is proud to announce that Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay has declared October 19th as iRISE2 Mentoring Day in Palm Beach County.
During the last week of May, Florida Atlantic University's Student Affairs office, the Department of Curriculum, Culture, and Educational Inquiry, and Dillard Elementary School partnered to bring fifty 5th grade students to FAU for an experiential field t
A new book set to be released this month by Jossey-Bass and NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising provides academic advisors the insight they need to advance their understanding, practice, and leadership.
On June 7, 2016, Dean Valerie Bristor and Dr. Rangasamy Ramasamy from FAU's College of Education, attended the AACTE Washington Week (American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education) in Washington D.C.
The College of Education is delighted to be participating in the Great Give, May 3, 2016. This 24-hour online and telephone giving event is designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits as part of a nation-wide program called "Give Loca
FAU's Department of Communication Science and Disorders within the College of Education will host free hearing screenings on Tuesday, April 5 from 9 a.m. to noon, and Thursday, April 7 from 1 to 3 p.m.
The College of Education at Florida Atlantic University recently received accreditation for seven years from fall 2015 to fall 2022 through the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), the single specialized accreditor for educator
Four COE faculty named Peace, Justice & Human Rights Faculty Fellows: Traci P. Baxley, CCEI Associate Professor; Cristobal Salinas Jr., ELRM Assistant Professor; Dilys Schoorman, CCEI Professor; and Sabrina Sembiante, CCEI Assistant Professor
EEC 4322/EDG 5931 Effective Practices in Early Childhood Environmental Education, offered by dept. of Curriculum, Culture and Educational Inquiry, recently held a class in the environment at The Karen Slattery Educational Research Center for Child Deve
The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) at Florida Atlantic University and Campus Recreation will hold the Homecoming 5K Run/Walk for Autism on Sunday, October 25 at 5:30 p.m. at the FAU Boca campus Track and Field Complex.
Florida Atlantic University's Department of Exceptional Student Education within the College of Education will launch the FAU Academy for Community Inclusion, a new higher education program for students with developmental disabilities, beginning in the
FAU High School student Stephen Jankowski is a national paintball champion. He and teammates represented FAU at the 2015 National Collegiate Paintball Association Class-A National Championship held in Lakeland, FL.
Florida Atlantic University's Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education in collaboration with the International Commission for the Evaluation of the Crimes of the Nazi and Soviet Occupation Regimes in Lithuania will send three Outstanding Holocau
Taner Ak?m who will discuss his book, "The Young Turks' Crime Against Humanity: The Armenian Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing in the Ottoman Empire" on Sunday, April 19 from 7-9 p.m. at FAU Boca Raton, Performing Arts Center, Room 100.
She traveled to FAU Boca Raton to visit the Karen Slattery Educational Research Center for Child Development and A.D. Henderson University School as well as a number of FAU faculty members, gathering ideas and information and exploring development of
A FEW OF US (ALGUNOS DE NOSOTROS): A MULTIPLE CASE STUDY USING CRITICAL RACE THEORY TO EXAMINE LIVED EXPERIENCES OF LATINO/A SENIOR STUDENT AFFAIRS OFFICERS' AT SELECTED PUBLIC AND PRIVATE TWO- AND FOUR-YEAR COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
The department of Curriculum, Culture and Educational Inquiry, in partnership with Spady Heritage Culture Museum, commemorated Dr. King's birthday by hosting a forum focused on community building around current issues and concerns.
The experience inspired Riganati to pay that kindness forward by becoming a guidance counselor herself. She began working on her master's degree in counselor education at FAU's College of Education in January.
David Finch is a humorist and author who was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome. With a comedian's wit, affecting storytelling, a long list of endearing quirks, and surprising wisdom, Davis shares his life's journey.
This forum is designed to support open dialogue that focuses on increased violence (specifically on young Black men), individual and collective responsibility, and current racial tensions in communities of color.
Barbara June Rodriquez: "An Examination of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges' Quality Enhancement Plans at two institutions Through the Lens of Quality Improvement"
Florida Atlantic University Alumni Association bestowed one of four awards on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 to Philomena Marinaccio, Associate Professor, Department of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education. Gary Perry, Provost, presented the Faculty
The College of Education International Committee, the College of Education and the Office of International Programs are proud to sponsor a FALL 2014 Workshop Seminar on how to design and implement a Study Abroad Course.
The College of Education annually makes an award to the best graduate dissertation in education. Dissertations must have been successfully defended at FAU within three semesters of the award's submission deadline and the dissertation chair must be from t
The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association is a national student organization made up of both undergraduate and graduate students in the field of speech language pathology and audiology.Join us at our next meeting! November 5, 4:00pm | ED 11
The College of Education Student Achievement Council presents its 14th Annual Student Research Symposium, Building Blocks: The Foundations of Practice. Join them October 30, 4-8 p.m. at FAU Stadium, Recruiting Room, Boca Raton.
Pine Jog Environmental Education Center co-hosted the 6th Annual Learn Green Conference at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach. This annual conference is the brainchild of Florida Atlantic University's Pine Jog Environmental Education Cente
Florida Atlantic University's Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education will host Robert Wexler, President of the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace. Wexler will be speaking about Israeli-Palestinian relations against the background of t
The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association is offering free speech and language screenings at the Communication Disorders Clinic. November 7th, 10am - 3pm, 4th floor. College of Education.
Professor Eileen Ariza has been chosen as a Fulbright Alumni Ambassador by the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), a department of the Institute of International Education (IIE). CIES is the collaborating agency for the US Department of
FAU President John Kelly recognized Bush sisters, Grace, Gabriella and Glisha, at his 2014 FAU State of the University Address. All three sisters graduated from FAU High School and all three hold degrees from Florida Atlantic University.
Florida Atlantic University High School will conduct a 36 hour robot build session to kick off the First Tech Challenge (FTC) competition season at A.D. Henderson/FAU High School on FAU Boca Campus from Saturday, Sept. 6 at 12 p.m. through Sunday, Sept. 7
Jayne Hafer, currently enrolled in the Master Program for Early Childhood and N.E. Focal Point Preschool Manager, received the Florida Association for Childcare Management (FACCM) Award for Excellence as the Director of the Year. The award recognizes t
A kick-off event for FAU's Heart Walk participants will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, July 21, in the Majestic Palm Room of the Student Union. Captains' packets will be available, refreshments will be served and valuable door prizes will be raffled. All parti
July marks the one-year anniversary of beginning the FAU High School Electric Car Project! The team started building a car in the high school choir room. They then had to work out of the College of Engineering's 20' enclosed trailer until a 12'x50' sh
Florida Atlantic University's Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) recently hosted its second annual Autism Leaders breakfast, held at the University Club on the Boca Raton Campus. The event brought together leaders from various organizations
Florida Atlantic University's College of Education has been accepted into the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education's (AACTE) first Networked Improvement Community (NIC). The NIC is aimed at increasing the diversity of the nation's te
Jessica Cadette, a doctoral student in ESE, has been awarded a fellowship from the National Institute for Direct Instruction to conduct research for her dissertation. The fellowship is valued at $3530 and includes funds to hire a research assistant, t
Florida Atlantic University's Principal Rapid Orientation and Preparation in Educational Leadership (PROPEL) program's newest cohort of teacher leaders began their PROPEL journey with the start of the summer semester.
16-year-old Grace Bush collected a bachelor's degree in criminal justice at the 2014 FAU Spring Graduation, fulfilling her proud parents' cost-saving plan on tuition. She graduates from FAU High on May 9th, but is already planning on heading back to Flor
Your donation on this exciting day will go a long way in helping us; gifts made through the Great Give will receive a portion of bonus funds from national and local pools - making your dollar go even further than it would on any other day. The online giv
Florida Atlantic University's Pine Jog Environmental Education Center recently held its annual Green Gala fundraiser. This year's theme was A Masquerade Ball. Guests dressed in costume with elegant masks and, if they did not arrive with one of their ow
One of the seven standing AACTE committees is the Committee on Membership Development and Capacity Building, focused on membership recruitment and retention, including the development of supporting programs and services. Lucy Berrier asked the committee's
The Divisions of Student Affairs and Academic Affairs are jointly hosting a series of listening forums called "Listening to Students About Student Success." At these sessions, which will be held on all FAU campuses, we want to hear from students about wha
Dr. Paul R. Peluso, Chair of the Department of Counselor Education at Florida Atlantic University, was honored by the American Counseling Association as winner of the Professional Development Award, which recognizes an ACA member who has developed techniq
The theme of the Kick Butts Day is the Walking Dead, where students will dress up as "zombies" and pass out tobacco related facts and information. There will also be a cemetery display with tombstones showing the "deadly facts of tobacco".
The Florida Department of Education has released the 2012-13 high school grades. Florida Atlantic University Schools is proud to share the results for Florida Atlantic University High School. Once again FAU High School received an "A" grade.
Florida Atlantic University is currently undergoing a reaffirmation of accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). As part of this process, a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) is a required component of the reaccreditatio
The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) spotlights COE/ SDPBC iTeach Partnership Projects under Member News. Go to: http://www.aacte. org/News-Room/Member-News/ and click on FAU Receives $1 Million in Teacher Quality Partners
The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) spotlights a $3.5 Million Grant awarded last December to fund the Principal Rapid Orientation and Preparation in Educational Leadership Program (PROPEL). The article is found under Memb
The only community college journal that is international in scope and purpose, Community College Journal of Research and Practice is published twelve times per volume year. The journal is a multidisciplinary forum for researchers and practitioners in high
Valerie C. Bryan, Ed.D., has been appointed the Charles Stewart Mott Eminent Scholar in Community Education in the College of Education at Florida Atlantic University. Bryan will be providing leadership and scholarship for community education on local, st
Florida Atlantic University has named Tammy L. Ferguson, Ed.D., principal/director of Alexander D. Henderson University School and FAU High School. Ferguson will be responsible for students in grades K-12, while managing facilities and programs for two un