Education

Pandemic inspires alumni to launch free, online tutoring

Pandemic inspires alumni to launch free, online tutoring

Isabella Perea ’20 is troubled every time she visits Colombia. Her heart breaks seeing how the educational system of her […]

Alumni reflect on graduating in a down economy, job hunting

Alumni reflect on graduating in a down economy, job hunting

College of Arts, Sciences & Education alumni Lili Solorzano and Shelbie Stone shared their experiences and advice on graduating and […]

Podcast: Being an education major and remembering our favorite teachers with Anel Velasquez

Podcast: Being an education major and remembering our favorite teachers with Anel Velasquez

Education runs deep in Anel Velasquez’s family. Her mother is a language arts teacher. Her grandfather taught mathematics in Cuba. […]

Alumnus named North Hennepin Community College’s new president

Alumnus named North Hennepin Community College’s new president

For College of Arts, Sciences & Education alumnus Ronaldo Garcia, diversity matters. That’s what drew him to his current role […]

Education professor relies on candor, sincerity to advance equality

Education professor relies on candor, sincerity to advance equality

By JoAnn Adkins Isaac Burt doesn’t shy away from complex issues. He has been a counselor in a correctional facility, […]

FIU After-School All-Stars helps families during COVID-19 pandemic

FIU After-School All-Stars helps families during COVID-19 pandemic

By Julie Todaro Millions of students, teachers and families depend on school resources for more than learning. For many, this […]

FIU Baseball trio likely to get another season

FIU Baseball trio likely to get another season

An NCAA ruling is giving high-school-turned-college teammates a second chance at their senior season. Recreation and sport management students Derek […]

Italian duo helps FIU find beach volleyball success

Italian duo helps FIU find beach volleyball success

FIU Beach Volleyball coach Rita Buck-Crockett recruited two Italian players not knowing they had shared the court in their former […]

Connecting and supporting educators, virtually

Connecting and supporting educators, virtually

School-aged children learning English shouldn’t have to face the difficult, disorienting process used in schools today. Things can and must […]

AP teacher shifts mindset as students prepare for exam

AP teacher shifts mindset as students prepare for exam

As a statistics teacher of mostly seniors at Southwest Miami Senior High School, Jessica Collazo wishes she had the chance […]