EMU College of Education http://wemu.org en EMU Laying Off nearly All Full-time Lecturers in College of Education http://wemu.org/post/emu-laying-nearly-all-full-time-lecturers-college-education <div>Almost all of Eastern Michigan University's full-time lecturers in the College of Education have received layoff notices. &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>College of Education Dean Jan Joseph says declining enrollment in the program means fewer lecturers are needed. &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>She says EMU is not unique in seeing enrollment for education students dropping. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 03:30:15 +0000 Bob Eccles 41444 at http://wemu.org EMU Faculty Protest EAA Association http://wemu.org/post/emu-faculty-protest-eaa-association <p>Eastern Michigan University faculty members held multiple protests today urging the school to end its involvement with Michigan's Education Achievement Authority.&nbsp;</p><p>The EAA is a state school system tasked with improving consistently under-performing schools.&nbsp;</p><p>Critics say the EAA removes too much control from local government.&nbsp;</p><p>Steve Camron is a professor at EMU and one of the protest's organizers. He says involvement with the EAA will negatively impact enrollment in EMU's teacher education program.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:25:13 +0000 Bob Eccles 38503 at http://wemu.org