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Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 1, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

Register Now for our Graduate Programs Open House!

Whether you’re looking to change or advance your career, a master’s degree from Dominican will give you the cutting-edge skills and knowledge you need to meet your personal and professional goals. At our open house you’ll meet faculty, students and alumni; learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities and explore our diverse program options.


Tuesday, April 25, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the School of Education and the School of Information Science on Tuesday, April 25 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. as we share educational assessment strategies using technology.  This is a wonderful professional development opportunity for educators, librarians, and media specialists.

  • $20 check at the door
  • refreshments available
  • earn 1.5 hours of professional development (CPDU)


Thursday, May 4, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Discover the School of Education in 2017! 

You will learn about job opportunities, our programs and the value of a Dominican education as you pursue a master's degree or licensure in Special Education, or an endorsement through the School of Education.

Representatives from the School of Education will be available to answer questions about any of the degree and endorsement programs we offer.



On Friday, February 3, 2017, Dominican University lost more than an employee.  With the passing of Dr. Therese Hogan, Interim Director for the School of Education and Program Coordinator for Special Education, Dominican University lost a tireless and beloved colleague, a mentor, a leader, a teacher, a champion and advocate for Special Education, and a loving friend. 


On Wednesday, November 9, over 20 teachers, students, administrators, and librarians joined faculty, staff, and current students from the School of Education’s Technology Specialist program for its very first Technology for Educators Coding Camp event.  Designed to offer teachers practical strategies for integrating coding and technology into learning environments, candidates received 1.5 hours of professional development as they worked throu


Ever seen kindergartners record a video in front of a green screen? Or choose work for their parents to see — and explain what they were doing — in real time?

Both things happen in Michele Doyle’s kindergarten class at St. Celestine School in Elmwood Park, and she’s helped other teachers in the school learn how to use technology both to enhance their lessons and communication between school and home.


Now in its sixth year, the School Of Education (SOE) Reading Academy program has been revamped, and the results are a hit. Designed to enhance students' reading and writing skills while introducing them to innovation through technology and inquiry, the three-week program focuses on students in second through eighth grade.


It’s another successful summer for students in the Summer Gifted and Talented Program at Dominican and there is a lot of learning going on. One of the many interesting courses offered during week three was: Environmental Science: Green Generation.