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.

May 20, 2024
School of Education Honors Outstanding Seniors

Baylor School of Education (SOE) recognized seven seniors as outstanding students at the 39th annual Senior Recognition Banquet in late April. Seniors were honored for their excellence in academics and fieldwork in education programs and their readiness to impact the world. Baylor SOE senior award recipients (biographies below) for 2024 are Genesis Santos, Hannah Hensarling, Lexi Whitney, Jessica Best, Ashlyn Bergethon, Cailyn Riordan, and Vanessa Mendez.

May 14, 2024
Dr. Lacy Crocker Papadakis Honored with The Baylor Distinguished Staff Leadership Award

Baylor School of Education staff member Dr. Lacy K. Crocker Papadakis received the 2024 Baylor Distinguished Staff Leadership Award. Papadakis serves as Director of the Research and Writing Development Center (RDWC) in the EdD in Learning and Organizational Change program.

May 8, 2024
Statewide Honor for SOE’s Safety and Wellness Summit for Future Teachers

School of Education teacher-education graduates are heading into the work force better equipped because of a new School of Education (SOE) seminar for future teachers, and it received statewide recognition for its innovation.

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.