Graduation Speakers Announced for the McKay School’s April 2018 Convocation

Speakers for the McKay School’s April 2018 convocation include Professor Bullough and two graduating students

This April’s convocation will include talks from graduates Allison Barney and Jaelynn Horton, and the main address will be given by Professor Robert V. Bullough Jr., who has taught at the McKay School for nearly 20 years.

Misplacing Science Teachers

Research shows that just 36 percent of new science teachers are teaching only in their trained subject.

Ryan Nixon spent four years studying matter, energy and the universe—and learning how to teach those and other physics-related concepts to teens. In his first…

First Annual LDS Educators Conference

Over 150 people gathered for the first annual LDS Educators Conference held at BYU’s campus

Keynote speakers included Elder Tad R. Callister, Sunday School general president, and John S. Tanner, president of BYU–Hawaii. Workshops were conducted…

BYU’s Nerdy Ninja

Student Taylor “Skippy” Bouton is a competitor on July’s reality TV show American Ninja Warrior

Folks in BYU’s McKay School might know Taylor “Skippy” Bouton as the guy who helps fix their computers. But they might not know that Bouton is an undercover…

Superintendent Sweat's Graduation Speech

Paul Sweat addressed 404 McKay School graduates.

Superintendent Sweat spoke at the April 2017 McKay School convocation. His address highlighted the life of Benjamin Cluff Jr. and also included uplifting…

To type or not to type? That isn’t really the question.

Children and digital communication.

Schoolchildren have become accustomed to digital communication — think texting — but haven’t necessarily learned to switch off the habits formed in casual…