Eastern Michigan University College of Education http://wemu.org en EMU says Lecturer Layoffs Enrollment Driven http://wemu.org/post/emu-says-lecturer-layoffs-enrollment-driven <p>Eastern Michigan University says it had to lay off a number of full-time lecturers in its College of Education due to declining enrollment.&nbsp;</p><p>Pam Olech and six fellow full-time lecturers in her department are being laid off effective at the end of August.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 01:43:48 +0000 Bob Eccles 41491 at http://wemu.org Teacher Preparation Summit Friday at EMU http://wemu.org/post/teacher-preparation-summit-friday-emu <p>Eastern Michigan University is hosting <a href="https://secure.ce.emich.edu/EducatorPreparation/">a day-long summit</a> in the EMU Student Center ballroom Friday on the state of teacher preparation in Michigan.</p><p>The event is called, "Educator Preparation: A Call to Action in Michigan", and will include keynote speaker Marilyn Cochran-Smith, a Boston College Professor.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:24:56 +0000 Bob Eccles 37093 at http://wemu.org EMU College of Education Carries On Despite Boycott http://wemu.org/post/emu-college-education-carries-despite-boycott <p>The Washtenaw County Education Association has called for a boycott of Eastern Michigan University student teachers, citing EMU's affiliation with the state's Education Achievement Authority.&nbsp;</p><p>WEMU's Bob Eccles has more.</p><p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 00:33:50 +0000 Bob Eccles 36741 at http://wemu.org EMU College of Education Carries On Despite Boycott