The College of Education is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for admission to its new graduate degree program in Library Information and Technology Leadership. This new program prepares licensed teachers to become effective information technology leaders in diverse school environments. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to add both the library information and technology specialist endorsements to their Illinois teaching licenses.
The College of Education is pleased to announce that it is partnering with Mindful Practices, a research-based professional development organization, to provide licensed teachers with a 1 credit hour online graduate course focused on classroom-proven strategies to promote calm and purposeful classroom environments.
With an eye toward making a four-year degree even more accessible, Roosevelt University will offer complete bachelor’s degree programs at Harper College in Palatine.
We are pleased to announce that a College of Education proposal to provide professional development support to Illinois schools has been approved by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) as part of its IL-EMPOWER initiative. Roosevelt's proposal was one of only 30 approved out of a pool of 198 applicants, and was one of only three approved proposals developed by institutions of higher education.
Lonnie Bunch III, a leading voice and scholar on African American issues and history, will deliver Roosevelt University’s Dec. 15 Commencement address and receive an honorary degree.