Twelve Students Receive Educational Leadership Award

The 2016–2017 Educational Leadership Awards have been awarded to one student from each cohort

Each academic year, the faculty of the Educational Leadership and Foundations Department chooses one student from each cohort to receive the School Leadership Award. This decision is based on observed leadership potential and demonstrated academic excellence in coursework.

 

For the 2016–2017 academic year, this award has been given to the following:

 

Tyler Howe: Granite School District

Each academic year, the faculty of the Educational Leadership and Foundations Department chooses one student from each cohort to receive the School Leadership Award.

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23Mar2017

Student Employee Sets an Office Record

Kara Betts has worked in the EdLF Department for five years

Kara Betts has worked in the Educational Leadership and Foundations Department for five years, which some say is an office record for student employees. She has been a secretary since 2012 and will graduate in April with a degree in statistics. She has built strong relationships with her office coworkers and department faculty.
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23Mar2017

Effects of Globalization on Education Systems: Debates and Issues

Professor Geo-JaJa publishes a book on the effects of globalization on education systems

MacLeans Geo-JaJa of the McKay School’s Educational Leadership and Foundations Department and Suzanne Majhanovich from the University of Western Ontario coauthored a book titled Effects of Globalization on Education Systems and Development: Debates and Issues
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23Mar2017

Relying on Faith Through Uncertainty

Angie Jones exemplified faith in her battle with breast cancer and her decision to obtain a master's degree

Despite the harsh obstacles Angie Jones has encountered in her life, she has remained optimistic and full of faith. Jones has learned that God always has a plan, even if you don’t always understand it.
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23Mar2017

Administration Without Judgement

Relationships are more important than administering

How do you discipline a frustrated student who is acting out in class because he fled his country and was relocated to the opposite side of the world? Or how do you help students whose parents are in the homeless shelter down the street? These are just a few of the challenges assistant principal and BYU’s Leadership Preparation Program graduate Kip Carlsen is trying to tackle.
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23Mar2017

Educational Leadership and Foundations Professor Gets Fellowship in Nigeria

Economics professor MacLeans Geo-JaJa was awarded the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program

Professor MacLeans Geo-JaJa from the Educational Leadership and Foundations Department was awarded a fellowship by the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program to travel to Nigeria to work with Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and Salamatu Isah on collaborative research publication, teaching, and knowledge transfer.
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