School of Education News

Thomas Teaches with a Slovakian Twist

Mon, 2010-02-01 08:15 -- univcomm
February 1, 2010

The sound of her shoes echo down the long hallway – each authoritative step signaling her arrival. They slow as she approaches her destination: her classroom. Crossing the room, she pulls open the curtains from the windows, awakening it to the morning light. Soon her much-anticipated students will be arriving, ready to start a new day of learning. Like many American teachers, she sits down at her desk to run through her first lesson one last time. However, there is one difference: her classroom is nearly 5,000 miles from home.

Anderson University grads receive Teacher of the Year honors

Thu, 2009-09-17 08:15 -- univcomm
September 17, 2009

Two Anderson University graduates have received the 2009 Teacher of the Year award in their districts.

Janet (Short) Mora, a 1983 Anderson University grad and 26-year teaching veteran, was named Elementary Teacher of the Year in the McAllen (Texas) Independent School District, and Jonathan Kline, a 2007 AU grad, was named Teacher of the Year in the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township in Indianapolis.