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"Oh Be Wise: A Variation on a Theme"

Here is the August 2016 convocation address by Lynnette Erickson, associate dean of the McKay School of Education.

Greetings graduates, parents, family members, faculty, and administrators. What a great day and what a lovely sight you are. I am pleased to have been asked to speak at this very special occasion.


My parents were good people, but they sent me to my very first day of school with a black eye. It was a real shiner, too. You may wonder how I got that black eye, so this is my story.


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Celebrating McKay School Graduates

The most anticipated day of their college careers has finally come!

The David O. McKay School of Education celebrated the newest class of graduates during today’s graduation ceremonies.
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McKay School Graduation Speakers Announced

The McKay School of Education will feature two students and one faculty speaker at graduation

Graduation is on Friday, August 12. Here are the student and faculty speakers for the event.
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Teacher Education Department Selects New Chair

Department names Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon to department chair position

A new department chair is taking over for the Teacher Education Department.
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Counseling Psychology and Special Education Names New Department Chair

The department names Lane Fischer as their new department chair

The Department of Counseling Psychology and Special Education has named their new department chair.
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McKay School Recognized for Technology Leadership

At a recent teacher preparation summit, the U.S. Department of Education and ASCD recognized BYU and the McKay School for their innovation in educational technology

The McKay School of Education’s IP&T Department was recently recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and ASCD at a teacher preparation innovation summit for its leadership in the innovative use of technology to support the learning of preservice teachers.
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