A Welcome Message from The Dean
As Dean of the School of Education at Florida Memorial University, I would like to personally welcome you to our website. Within the School of Education, our dedicated faculty and staff strive to provide innovative practices, as well as a supportive environment that utilizes a variety of educational experiences for our students. The School of Education has adopted the mission to provide exemplary instruction, relevant research and effective service through collaboration with schools, businesses, community organizations and the public at large.
The School of Education is a leader in the development of quality teachers and professionals. Our alumni have consistently been recipients of the Teacher of the Year Award and Rookie Teacher of the Year Award for the tri-county public school systems in South Florida. Our programs are informed by a commitment to learning from practice. Our approaches to teaching and learning, program development, and continuous improvement are designed intentionally to draw on best practices, evidence-based approaches, needs of our partner schools, and feedback from alumni.
Our programs champion personalized approaches to educational access. I encourage you to explore our website, contact us for more information or schedule a campus visit. You will discover that at the heart of everything we do is a commitment to student success through excellence in teaching, learning, research and service.
All the best,
Jacqueline Hill, Ed.D.
Dean and Associate Provost
High Quality Teachers
The School of Education is very cognizant of the pivotal roles that the entire University family plays in helping to produce highly qualified teachers. The School in collaboration with the University seeks to ensure that our graduates are capable of providing quality instruction to K-12 learners in a global diverse arena through this hemisphere.
At the UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL, we offer Florida State Approved programs that provide the opportunity for our graduates to enter the educational arena with the knowledge, skills and dispositions to become highly effective teachers.
At the GRADUATE LEVEL, there are masters programs in Reading and Exceptional Student Education. We are proud of the fact that Florida Memorial is a leader in the production of African-American teachers.
We invite those that are interested, who have a passion for teaching and learning, to become a part of our program as we continue the History, Legacy and Tradition of Florida Memorial University: Preparing Constructivist, Competent, and Compassionate educators (C3E).