Kendra Hall-Kenyon Named Dean of David O. McKay School of Education

Kendra Hall-Kenyon Named Dean of David O. McKay School of Education

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After serving as interim dean since July 1, 2022, Kendra Hall-Kenyon is appointed as dean of the McKay School of Education.
BYU Professor Bryan Bowles Helps Charter Schools ‘Meet Unique Learning Needs’

BYU Professor Bryan Bowles Helps Charter Schools ‘Meet Unique Learning Needs’

As Chair of Utah Charter School Board, Bowles Wants to Give Every Student an Excellent Education
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Charter schools provide a wide range of education pathways for students to pursue. With options ranging from STEM to Montessori to…
The Lessons David Nielson Learned Designing for Church Headquarters

The Lessons David Nielson Learned Designing for Church Headquarters

Honored alumnus David Nielson gives presentation titled, "The Instructional and Spiritual Design of Church Products"
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David Nielson highlights from the McKay School Honored Alumni Lecture during BYU's 2022 Homecoming Week.
BYU Education Receives No-Holds-Barred Endorsement

BYU Education Receives No-Holds-Barred Endorsement

Educator Preparation Program Receives Accreditation and Leadership Recognition for Continuous Improvement from CAEP
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BYU’s educator preparation program is making a difference in the quality of education by seeking and receiving accreditation with…
Children with autism benefit when parents are trained to provide at-home interventions

Children with autism benefit when parents are trained to provide at-home interventions

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BYU study shows that after parents receive specialized training, children with autism spectrum disorder markedly improve their…
School Wellness Centers: An Innovative Response to Student Stress and Suicide

School Wellness Centers: An Innovative Response to Student Stress and Suicide

Wellness Centers Can Improve Mental Health of Teens
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Research from BYU suggests that high school wellness centers can decrease anxiety and depression in teens, and can teach strategies…
Students who love lunchtime are more likely to feel belonging at school says BYU study

Students who love lunchtime are more likely to feel belonging at school says BYU study

Students who love lunchtime are more likely to feel belonging at school says BYU study
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Research indicates that students who enjoy lunchtime are more likely to feel that they belong at school; which is correlated with…
STEM Club Builds Science Learning for Children—and Their Teachers

STEM Club Builds Science Learning for Children—and Their Teachers

McKay School students teach science lessons at South Franklin Community Center
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McKay School elementary education students teach regular lessons to children at Provo’s South Franklin Community Center
Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon Appointed as Interim Dean

Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon Appointed as Interim Dean

Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon, chair of the Department of Teacher Education, is appointed as interim dean
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Following former dean Richard Osguthorpe’s appointment as associate academic vice president of undergraduate studies, Kendra M. Hall…
Professor Mom Earns $10,000 from BYU’s Ballard Center

Professor Mom Earns $10,000 from BYU’s Ballard Center

Professor Mom
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Two McKay School Alumnae earn $10,000 from winning the Social Product Status Award with their online business Professor Mom.