Education

Unexpected diagnosis couldn’t keep education grad from earning Ph.D.

Unexpected diagnosis couldn’t keep education grad from earning Ph.D.

Life has a tendency to throw unexpected curveballs. Elizabeth Aguila’s curveball came with a terrible headache — and at a […]

‘No excuses. I’m still here.’

‘No excuses. I’m still here.’

Beep. Beep. Beep. Every hour and a half on every treatment day, Teresa Murphy heard the beeps, the sound of […]

Education student named 2021 Truman Scholarship finalist

Education student named 2021 Truman Scholarship finalist

Melanie Rodriguez is one of 193 finalists from 129 institutions vying for the influential Harry S. Truman Scholarship. This year, […]

Master teacher recognized with Deering Foundation Partner Award

Master teacher recognized with Deering Foundation Partner Award

For 15 years, Nicholas Oehm has leveraged a partnership with the Deering Estate to have FIU students and alumni study […]

CASE Homework Helper tutor gets help from students, too

CASE Homework Helper tutor gets help from students, too

The year 2020 brought many challenges. One in particular parent’s didn’t think they’d have to face was becoming their child’s […]

Professor Cramer’s passion for helping others shines through research, mentorship

Professor Cramer’s passion for helping others shines through research, mentorship

By Ashley Garcia Elizabeth Cramer is passionate about helping others. Cramer is a professor of special education and the Graduate […]

Students from FIU After-School All-Stars South Florida give back during Thanksgiving

Students from FIU After-School All-Stars South Florida give back during Thanksgiving

By Julie Todaro Students at Georgia Jones-Ayers Middle School in the South Florida After-School All-Stars program wanted to help people […]

FIU@Home: Explore holiday traditions around the world

FIU@Home: Explore holiday traditions around the world

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]

Virtual 5K run/walk supports after school care program

Virtual 5K run/walk supports after school care program

By Julie Todaro The FIU After-School All-Stars (ASAS) hosted a Virtual 5K Run/Walk fundraising event to support its ongoing programs […]

Webinar: Trauma-informed care

Webinar: Trauma-informed care

The School of Education and Human Development hosted a free webinar focused on trauma-informed approaches and care strategies that teachers […]