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Student Spotlights

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Elizabeth Olsen and Kalie Peck, elementary education students, taught 37 students when their practicum mentor suddenly became ill.
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McKay School professor Scott Richards recently received a large grant of $3,572,011 from the John Templeton Foundation, a private philanthropic organization that funds research “relating to the Big Questions of human purpose and ultimate reality.” Richards’ research focuses on evaluating the healing potential of faith and spirituality in psychotherapy sessions.
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Two speakers, Natalie Merrill Scherck and Shelly Ann Karren, will represent fellow graduates at the ceremony next Friday. The main speaker will be superintendent Paul Sweat of Wasatch County School District, an alumnus of the McKay School.
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David Boren, from the Education Leadership and Foundations Department, addresses students at the Power of Teaching lecture of winter semester.

Faculty Spotlights

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The BYU school psychology program was recently named the No. 1 program out of 136 of its kind in faculty research productivity.
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Tianna Freeman was honored with the scholarship that supports culturally diverse students pursuing careers in school psychology.
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My name is Erika Barrett. I studied at BYU between 2007- 2014 (yikes)- I studied Elementary Education with minors in DLI and TELL.
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Josephine graduated from BYU in 2014 with a major in Elementary Education, and minors in TESOL and Bilingual Spanish.