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Head Start Day at the Zoo

"Do the Zoo" with Drake Head Start
August 21, 2008

Drake Head Start By the Numbers

Drake Head Start is the largest Head Start program in the state of Iowa. The numbers tell the story.
August 21, 2008

2008 James McMahon Institute

Hidden Curriculum: The Keys to Understanding Issues that Affect Student Success
June 18, 2008

Congratulations to the SOE Graduates

For a list of the Drake University School of Education Class of 2008, please visit  
May 18, 2008

Fatherhood Conference hosted by Drake Head Start

Olmsted Center, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
May 15, 2008

Mentor Teacher Reception

Old Main's Levitt Hall, 5:30
May 6, 2008

Honors Society Inducts New Members

Kappa Delta Pi, the Education honors society, welcomed 21 new members.
April 29, 2008

Online Endorsement Program Wins IDLA Award

Drake University School of Education’s online Gifted and Talented Endorsement for K-12 Educators was honored with an award from the Iowa Distance Learning Association.
April 29, 2008

Education Leaders Give Advise to Honor Society Members

Kappa Delta Pi inducted new members and hosted a panel discussion with education leaders about the job seeking and interview processes.
April 23, 2008

Government Services Career Fair

1-4 pm, Cowles Library Reading Room All Majors Welcome!
April 22, 2008

Carter Smith Receives PEO Scholarship

Linda Murphy, a member of PEO, presents Tisha with her scholarship as Dean McMahill watches. Tisha Carter Smith, a third year education major, was the recipient of a scholarship from the organization PEO. The financial support was very much appreciated by Tisha who is balancing her studies at Drake with her family life in Minnesota. […]
April 16, 2008

Adult Literacy Center Receives Grant from Nationwide Foundation

The Nationwide Foundation recently awarded the Drake University Adult Literacy Center with a $5,000 grant. The money will be used to support programming aimed at helping struggling adult readers in the Des Moines area. “The Adult Literacy Cents is funded solely by community contributions. Adults who are improving their reading skills at the Center and […]
April 16, 2008

Books and Begals

Come one... Come all!!! To the Books and Bagels Reading Event Saturday, March 1st Drake University School of Education Curriculum Library 9 to 10 am  
April 15, 2008

Adult Literacy Center Potluck Dinner

Tuesday, March 4 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. St. Catherine's Church, 1250 28th St (behind Campus Cleaners) Bring Food. Drinks and plates provided. For ALL Tutors & DUALC Students and Families  
March 4, 2008

2008 SOE Alumni Awards

Three outstanding SOE alumni were honored Feb. 28 during the annual SOE Alumni Awards and Senior Recognition Dinner.
February 5, 2008