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Inclusive Education for Students with Autism and Intellectual Disabilities

 

BYU’s David O. McKay School recently hosted guest lecturer Erik Carter, a special education professor at Vanderbilt University, who spoke on the rising promise of peer-mediated interventions, an approach where peers of target students are trained to provide necessary tutoring to enhance the social life and learning of students with autism and intellectual disabilities. 

 

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21Nov2016

You Can't Make This Stuff up

There are reader-submitted stories about their everyday life experiences as an administrator

Being an educator and having the privilege of working with children provides free entertainment every day. Sometimes the joy comes from parents and colleagues as well.
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21Nov2016

Good, Better, and Best Approaches to Leading Learning with Teachers

The best way to increase student learning is to assist the adults who serve them

Some approaches are good, some are better, and some are best. The purpose of this article is to review some good, better, and best approaches that principals can take to increase teacher capacity that contributes to student achievement.
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21Nov2016

EDLF Welcomes Two New Employees

For Bryan Bowles, teaching is magic

New hires! We are excited to welcome Bryan Bowles and Michele Price to the Educational Leadership Foundations Department. They want to become acquainted with all of you. If you have time and are on campus, stop by the EDLF office to say hi. 
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27Oct2016

Power of Teaching: Pedagogy of the Heart

Kate Johnson from the math education department gave the first Power of Teaching lecture of fall semester

Here is a recap of the first Power of Teaching lecture of the school year. See the full video of Johnson's speech on the McKay School Vimeo page.
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18Oct2016

Conference Discusses BYU Ties to China

The student-organized conference attracted hundreds as renowned professionals discussed China-related topics

As part of the second annual BYU China Conference, students from all disciplines had the chance to hear from a diverse panel of speakers, including a guest appearance by popular Chinese TV host Cui Yong Yuan.
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