Why School of Education?

Southern Illinois University



Students outside Pulliam Hall

Why School of Education?

Why choose the School of Education? Here is why:

A rich experience

Teacher Education Program (TEP)

TEP graduates in pinning ceremony.

TEP 2017 Graduates Pinning Ceremony

What recent graduates say about SIU's Teacher Education Program (TEP)

TEP students advancing into the Clinical Practice phase of their education told us why they wanted to teach and offered advice to new students enrolling in TEP.

Makennah Miller, Elementary Education

Rachell Laub

Justin Laux

Jessica Huddleston

Master's Degrees

Counselor Education Program: "3 phases of becoming a professional counselor or counselor educator.” This sophisticated video provides an insight into the Counselor Education Program. Spearheaded by Deb Pender who wrote, recorded and helped narrate the script, as well as assisted in coordinating students and faculty members to participate in this video.

Three graduates provide testimonies about SIU's Educational Administration and Higher Education (EAHE) preschool to 12th Grade Educational Administration Programs and Superintendent Endorsement Program.

Larry Lovel, Superintendent Trico School District, Campbell Hill, IL

Jacob Davies, Principal of Marion High School in Marion, IL

Charely Cass, Principal of West Frankfort Jr High, West Frankfort, IL

Community Engagement

EHS/Talks in 2016 was the inaugural event with Identity and Impact in 2017 continuing to show how SoE helps people in our community and exposes all the exciting work and activities going on within our School both locally and globally. 

Video summarizing the ID & Impact presentations

EHS Talks 2016

EHS/Talks was a way of spreading the news, creating a buzz and showing the passion our faculty members have for their field of study.

Visual summary of EHS/Talks

When Devoted SoE Students Volunteer

What happens when hundreds of Salukis come together for a cause? BIG things happen!

When the College of Education and Human Services Students volunteer

SIU Pre-Homecoming: Saluki Spirit Alive and Celebrating Homecoming 2016

SIU Pre-Homecoming 2016 Event