The weekend cohort and traditional weekday evening programs are still accepting applications for Fall 2018! Apply today!
Sacred Heart University’s Isabelle Farrington College of Education offers two leadership programs specifically tailored to prepare aspiring educational administrators to meet the challenges of the 21st century. Both programs are performance-based and have been constructed to help educators develop the proficiencies they will need to be successful school administrators.
Sacred Heart Ranks Highly in Princeton Review
August 20, 2018
Sacred Heart University students are among the happiest and most engaged in community service compared to other U.S. colleges and universities, according to The Princeton Review. Its 2019 guidebook, The Best 384 Colleges, places SHU among its top 20 colleges for “Happiest Students” and “Students Most Engaged in Community Service.”
Alumnus Earns Presidential Award for Teaching Excellence
July 30, 2018
Sacred Heart University alumnus Sean Serafino, who teaches third grade at Monroe Elementary School, has received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) for Connecticut at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. “I was honored to receive the Presidential Award for Mathematics and Science Teaching,” said Serafino, who also is an adjunct education professor at SHU. “This is the most prestigious award an elementary science teacher can earn. I was happy for myself, but also grateful for the amazing students and colleagues that I have had the fortune of working with in Monroe since I student-taught there in 2004.”
Grant Will Help Promote Free Educational Resources
July 20, 2018
Sacred Heart University has received a $2,500 grant from the Davis Educational Foundation to establish a faculty fellowship in open educational resources (OER) for the 2018-19 academic year. Open educational resources constitute free digital assets such as online research repositories, curriculum-sharing websites and freely accessible, online alternatives to textbooks.