Winter 2012 Educator Recognition Ceremony
The School of Education's Educator Recognition Ceremony was held on May 4, 2012, in the Great Lakes Rooms of the Don H. Bottum University Center. Story
Secondary Ed Industrial Technology Scholarship and Grant Recipients
Three students pursuing a professional career as an Industrial Education, Technology Education or Career and Technical Education teacher were awarded scholarships at the 84th annual convention of the Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society. Story
Justin Alworden, an NMU Elementary Education student teacher, talks to his fourth-grade class. To read about Justin's experience, click here for a link to the full Mining Journal story.
Congratulations to Dr. Sandra Imdieke for receiving the Northern Michigan University “Excellence in Teaching Award” for 2011-2012! Story
Seven NMU Industrial Technology Education students received scholarships at the Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society's convention in Lansing on May 6, 2011. Story
The School of Education's Educator Recognition Ceremony was held on April 29, 2011, in the Great Lakes Rooms of the Don H. Bottum University Center. Story
Niki Stuckmann, Brianna Jones, and Amanda Sterzick are three education freshmen who took part in Northern Michigan University’s Freshman Fellowship Program. Enjoy a story written by Freshman Fellows as they pursued scholarship at NMU and attended the National Conference on Undergraduate Research. Story
Jaime VanEnkevort, a post-baccalaureate secondary education major, has started a blog related to her passion for education. Go to Jaime's Blog.
President Obama met with Dr. Joseph Lubig, Associate Professor of Education and Director of Field Experiences, for a demonstration of how NMU's WiMAX network is beneficial in the classroom. More
Gary Herschell Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Herschell Sr. of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, has been named Northern Michigan University’s Secondary Teacher Education Award recipient. Full story
Dr. Kia Jane Richmond, Associate Professor of English - Secondary Education, has received a MEEMIC Foundation for the Future of Education mini-grant for $1,800 for a special academic service learning project with her English 350 methods course in Winter 2011. Full story
The School of Education's Educator Recognition Ceremony was held April 30, 2010. Congratulations to all our graduates! Full story
Jacob Anderson graduated from NMU in 2005 with a degree in Special Education. Congratulations Jacob on being named Teacher of the Year in Yuma County, Arizona! Full story
Lynne Gerhardt, Director of Teacher Education Student Services, Receives Excellence in Service Award for 2010. Full story
Joseph Lubig, Associate Professor of Education and Director of Field Experiences in the School of Education, has received Michigan Campus Compact's highest honor: the annual Faculty/Staff Community Service-Learning Award. Full story
The School of Education's Educator Recognition Ceremony was held on Dec. 11, 2009 in the Great Lakes Rooms of the Don H. Bottum University Center. This ceremony is held at the end of each semester to honor our graduating undergraduate and graduate students. Congratulations to all of our graduates! Full story
NMU received an overall score of 68 out of 70 in Michigan Department of Education's Teacher Preparation Institution Performance Scores for Academic Year 2007-08, resulting in an "exemplary" classification by the state. Full story
Music education alum, Jeremy Connin, comes back to the Upper Peninsula to direct the Negaunee High School band. Full story
School of Education Director, Dr. Rodney Clarken, recently attended the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education State Leaders Institute as the representative from Michigan. Full story
Four students from ED 361 Special Education and the General Classroom Teacher received the 2009 TLC Student Award in the Learning Improvement category for their Learning Disabilities Debunked video at the Celebration of Student Research, creative works and academic service learning. Full story
At its 81st annual convention and student competition on May 6-9, 2009, the Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society awarded scholarships to students interested in pursuing a professional career as an Industrial Education, Technology Education or Career and Technical Education teacher. Full story
Marsha Page is the recipient of the 2009 Marquette-Alger Reading Council Elementary Teacher of the Year Award. Full story
Andrew Doutree, a December 2008 elementary education graduate, is honored as the outstanding graduating senior. Full story
Teacher education students in ED 306 Children's Literature have been involved in an Academic Service Learning Project under the direction of their instructor, Dr. Sandra Imdieke. Full story
Denny Chartier graduated from NMU in 1980 with a bachelor's degree in secondary education physical education. The entire education community has been lucky to have him as a role model and leader for 30 years. Full story
In January 2009, elementary education majors in the school of education participated in a three day workshop at the Clear Lake Education Center. Full story
NMU Professor Sandra Imdieke is the chair of the 2009 Batchelder Award Committee, which selects the most outstanding children's book originally published in a foreign language and country, then translated into English and published in the United States. Full story
Seven NMU faculty members were honored for scholarly or creative activities, teaching and innovative use of technology at the Celebration of Scholarship ceremony on Dec. 6, including School of Education professors Joseph Lubig and Judith Puncochar. Full story
Northern Michigan University's teacher education program has received an "exemplary performance" rating from the Michigan Department of Education. Full Story
Northern is collaborating with Central Michigan University on a program that will allow students to seamlessly transition from the specialist in education degree to the doctorate in educational leadership. Full story
Kia Richmond, assistant professor of English, has been involved in many academic service learning projects. To read an article on the latest project, click here.
NMU continues to offer vocational technical certification. Click here to read more.
The School of Education welcomes Markisha Smith as an Assistant Professor of Education. Click here to read more.
The Winter 2008 Educator Recognition Ceremony was held on May 2, 2008. Click here to read more.