Fall 2012 issue of Reaching Forward available online

Monday, November 5, 2012 11:10:00 PM

The latest issue of Reaching Forward, an online publication of Stritch’s College of Education and Leadership, is now available.

Reaching Forward serves as a tool for sharing news, promoting programs, recognizing individuals connected to the college, and extending the reach of Stritch’s Franciscan values beyond the classroom and into the community. The publication includes news about the college and its efforts to prepare educators to lead in their classrooms and communities, and provides educators and administrators information on best practices and current trends and challenges in education. 

In the fall 2012 issue:   

  • Dean’s Message: Dr. Freda R. Russell
  • Stritch launches new brand, logo and website
  • Two teacher candidates win scholarships
  • Student Voices: Reflections on becoming a teacher
  • COEL Voices 
  • COEL Advisory board update
  • Bridging Theory and Practice: Searching for best practices
  • Five things I believe about leadership
  • Five books every leader should read about change
  • Editorial: Leadership lessons from exercise boot camp

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Reaching Forward supports the collective vision of the College of Education and Leadership, which is to create, implement, sustain and support exemplary models and practices in education and leadership that meet the needs of local, state, regional, national and international communities.