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November 12, 2019

We all know that teachers can make or break a child’s educational experience. As the leader of the classroom, teachers have the responsibility of not only teaching their students and helping them learn content, but also developing relationships with their students.

But...

October 21, 2019

If you are thinking about going into an education major, or have even started one, you may have heard the word "practicum" thrown around. What is practicum? What do you do during it? Why is it important? I had all of these questions, all the way up until the day I star...

October 1, 2019

Have you ever wanted to study outside of Utah? Or maybe even the country? The McKay School offers unique student teaching opportunities in three different out-of-state locations. Through NISTP (National and International Student Teaching Program), education majors have...

September 24, 2019

Hey guys!

We just wanted to give you a heads up on some of the ways you can get in contact with us and learn more about the programs in the McKay School of Education. 

First off, every week in the Wilk we have a booth set up for anyone to stop by and get more i...

September 17, 2019

Hey everyone!

Today we wanted to tell you about one of the requirements for applying to any of the education programs. You get to be fingerprinted in order to gain an FBI clearance. Fingerprinting is an important part of the application process and is often one that stu...

September 9, 2019

Teachers have the incredible task of helping children learn, grow, and develop into confident learners. However, just like their students, they are continuously learning and developing their own professional skills, as well. Below we’ve compiled a list of some of the m...

September 4, 2019

Well everyone, you made it. Past moving in. Past new student orientation. Past all of the preparation. Today is the day…the first day of classes! Congratulations on making it this far, and don’t give up! There are only a couple of things we thought would be important t...

August 26, 2019

You're invited...to join us at New Student Orientation! New Student Orientation is just around the corner, and your university experience is about to begin. Although we are not in charge of the entire schedule of the program, there is an allotted amount of time when ev...

August 19, 2019

Meet Heather McKendrick, a current senior in the special education program emphasizing in severe disabilities. Heather is excited to become a special educator after she graduates this year and will be continuing her own education with the pursuit of a Master's degree i...

August 12, 2019

Meet Professor Cade Charlton, a professor of the Special Education program here in the McKay School of Education! 

Cade has been at BYU for four years, but he worked in various capacities with public schools for 10 years prior. Originally, Cade wanted to become a teache...

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