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News and Events
News
Events

Apr 18 2014

Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Honored for Professional and Public Service

Apr 17 2014

Water-Energy Nexus Conference in China Tackles Global Issues

Apr 16 2014

NYIT Celebrates M.B.A. Graduation at JUFE

Apr 10 2014

NYIT Anatomy Professors Awarded NSF Grant for Evolutionary Studies

Apr 04 2014

NYIT Expert to Lecture on Nation’s Physician Shortage and Poverty

Apr 23 2014

SOSA General Meeting 4.23.14

Apr 23 2014

Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day: Lacrosse vs. Adelphi

Apr 23 2014

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Apr 24 2014

TechDay 2014

Apr 24 2014

The Lion King On Broadway

Vision and Mission

The mission of the School of Education is to provide effective professional preparation and development programs that are career-oriented, integrate technology, support diversity, and connect with the real world through learner active instructional strategies.  In addition to professional education, our purposes include the generation of field relevant research that extends the knowledge base and the provision of services to the community to inform practice.

 

Diversity
Our commitment to diversity is tangible in all we do. Our programs seek to benefit all learners and are offered in several delivery modes at multiple sites. This variety offers modality options and expands access by reducing geographic and time barriers. By tapping the vast array of content material, formats, and instructional strategies candidates learn to create and customize instructional experiences to meet the specific needs of students and clients.

 

Technology
Technology is not just part of our name, it is substantively woven through our beliefs and actions. We see technology as the medium of communication and the foremost tool for teaching and learning: It entices, encourages, enables and empowers learners (Silverman, 1990). Technology skills needed by professionals in the field are infused in every program design, from adolescence education and instructional technology to childhood education and school counseling.

 

Field Relations
Our faculty are experienced P-12 teachers, supervisors, superintendents, trainers, and researchers, as well as doctorally qualified academics. They continue to work closely with schools, agencies, and businesses. In addition, the education faculty work with state and local technology policy-makers and the developers of emerging technologies and educational applications.