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Old school: Reflections of one-room schoolhouse teachers
Illinois State alumni who taught in one-room schoolhouses vividly recall the enormous workload, and are equally quick to speak of the reward.
50 years later, fight over ISNU name change resonates
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Illinois State's name change, from ISNU to ISU, a formative moment to reflect upon as campus celebrates Founders Day this month.
Video: Inside Illinois State’s Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline
Now in its 10th year, Illinois State University's Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline has become a model for urban education. Learn more about Pipeline in this video featurette.
Freshman tennis star goes for the win with Redbirds
Freshman tennis standout Madie Baillon is a bit impatient. Baillon’s high school didn’t have a tennis team, so she started one as a freshman, and then became a state qualifier three straight years.
Young alum leads troubled turnaround school as principal
Being a first-time school principal is hard enough. Now imagine that your school was in such bad shape two years ago that the state took it over. Now picture leading that school at age 30.
Students share Chicago Pipeline experiences at national education conference
Now in its 10th year, Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline offers teacher education majors immersive experiences in the city's neighborhoods of Auburn-Gresham, Albany Park, and Little Village.
New special education alum wants to make difference in native Thailand
When Yuwadee Viriyangkura arrived on campus in 2009, she was thousands of miles from home.
Nominations sought for Hall of Fame and Outstanding Young Alumni awards
Many of the College of Education's nearly 38,000 living alumni have made significant contributions to the field of education. The college would like to recognize the careers accomplishments of these talented alumni with an alumni award.
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