Education blog

  • Faculty Retirement Reception

    April 12, 2013

    Very soon the Education Department will be losing to retirement three very esteemed colleagues: Drs. Jan Grow, Scott Olsen and Robert Martin. In recognition of their service to Truman State University and commitment to preparing some of Missouri’s best teachers, the department will be holding a retirement reception on Monday, April 15th, from 12-1:30pm in […]

  • Mary Immaculate School, Kirksville–Seeking Teacher

    March 8, 2013

    2013 – 2014 Full-time or part-time middle school teacher position at Mary Immaculate School in Kirksville. Teaching certificate required. Includes 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th (double grades), Math and Language Arts. Computer skills required. If interested please contact Sister Ruth Ann Klauser at (660) 665-1006 or

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  • Missouri Job Opportunities in Education Job Fair

    February 26, 2013

    The teacher recruitment season is in full force! MOJOE, an annual teacher job fair in Columbia, is an excellent opportunity for those who are seeking employment in the education field to meet with several school district representatives in one day. This event is coordinated by the colleges and universities in the Mid-Missouri area and held […]

  • Kansas City Job Fair

    February 19, 2013

    Kansas City Public Schools will be hosting a job fair for individuals that are interested in teaching and certificated positions for the 2013-2014 school year. The job fair will be held at Paseo Academy (4747 Flora Ave., Kansas City, Missouri) on Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. until noon. Individuals interested in securing a […]

  • Teaching Position Available

    February 12, 2013

    Kindergarten and 1st Grade Teacher Lafayette Preparatory Academy, a charter school, will open in the fall of 2013 initially as a K-1 charter school with 94 students and grow with its students through 5th grade. Our mission is to prepare students for academic and collegiate success and equip them to enter the world as active, […]

  • Upcoming Missouri Job Fair

    February 6, 2013

    Put the date on your calendar!! The MOJOE Job Fair is scheduled this year for Tuesday, March 19, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Hearnes Center Fieldhouse at MU. Information regarding the event can be found at: This is a big one with lots of Missouri public schools to attend, so […]

  • The MAE Offers New Program in Reading Specialist

    December 13, 2012

    The Reading Specialist program at Truman State University will provide a foundation in education as it relates to literacy acquisition and concentrated preparation in assessment and intervention in reading and will provide clinical experiences in working with children and adolescents. Contact the Education Department for more details.

  • Schuyler Fun Night

    December 6, 2012

    Forty two education students from NEA-SP, SMSTA, IRA, and Kappa Delta Pi volunteered at Schuyler County R-I’s Family Fun Night on November 1. All 10 fall activity tables were managed by these students so Schuyler faculty and staff could enjoy participating with their families and students. The activities included: shelling Corn and Soybeans, fashioning Thanksgiving […]

  • Give the Gift of a New Book for the Holidays

    November 12, 2012

    Truman State University’s chapter of the International Reading Association is a group dedicated to promoting literacy in children and young adults. This year we are organizing a holiday book drive to benefit local children and young adults in Foster Care in Adair County. We are collecting both new or like new children’s and young adult […]