School of Education

Baylor School of Education prepares leaders for a changing world, offering degrees at every level for a range of careers focused on education, leadership, and human development. Known for a distinctive blend of theory and clinical experiences, the School’s programs have earned national recognition for exemplary preparation of research scholars, educational leaders, innovators, and clinicians.

Mar. 27, 2024
Professors Inspire SOE Students through “Faith in the K-12 Classroom” Seminar

School of Education professors Dr. Jon Eckert, Dr. Erik Carter, and Dr. Kelly Johnston led discussions with graduating seniors this spring, adding to the senior job prep seminar to share how seniors can live out their faith in the classroom. A key theme was the imperative to reach and support each student individually.

Mar. 25, 2024
Making the Most of the Total Solar Eclipse

Baylor education expert Dr. Suzanne Nesmith offers tips on how to enjoy the eclipse with children — On April 8, 2024, something miraculous will happen across the United States, a total solar eclipse with Waco right in a prime viewing location for the path of totality. SOE associate professor, Suzanne Nesmith, Ph.D., who specializes in elementary science education, shares some great ways to prepare your family, especially children, beforehand to get the most out of the experience.

Feb. 26, 2024
School of Education Event Offered Lessons in Eclipse Viewing

Baylor School of Education hosted hundreds of invited guests for SOEclipse Education, an educational event for Baylor students, staff, and faculty to prepare them to teach others, especially children, about the upcoming solar eclipse. Waco is in the direct path for optimal effect of the eclipse this spring. The event offered educational tips and lesson demonstrations for those who will teach and prepare children prior to the phenomenon on Monday, April 8.

Feb. 16, 2024
Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities (BCDD) Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities (BCDD) is celebrating its tenth anniversary throughout 2024. The BCDD invests in research, training, outreach, and clinical services that promote the flourishing of people with disabilities, their families, and communities.

Read to learn about the BCDD, its history, future Center research, and upcoming events throughout 2024.