Spotlights

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Student Spotlights

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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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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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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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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.

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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McKay School of Education Alumna Whitney Wilding is spending this summer preparing ways to improve her classroom for the coming school year.

Alumni Spotlights

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I guess my biggest advice is ‘What e’re thou art, act well thy part.’ I could have given up when I didn’t get a teaching job, but instead I decided to take life on and move forward