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Family Literacy Night February 11, 2020

“Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, and Fables, Oh My!” Family Literacy Night is open to families with elementary-age children in the Diocese of Nashville. Tonight’s theme is “Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, and Fables, Oh My!” Literacy stations will be set up...

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NCTM Regional Conference & Exposition October 02, 2019

Nashville will host the annual National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Regional Conference and Exposition October 2-4, 2019. Student membership and complimentary registration information for students is available at nctm.org. Aquinas College instructor of math and science education Sister...

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Musings on Mathematics September 17, 2019

A post for Math educators! What’s love got to do with it? Sister Cecilia Anne Wanner, O.P. offers some essential points for new math teachers and veterans alike. This post summarizes two recently published articles for further reading. Sister Cecilia Anne joined...

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Building the Pillars August 12, 2019

By Michael Thornton, ’21 “Why are you getting your master’s degree at Aquinas College? Why not at a state school?” These were the questions I was asked countless times when telling friends about my pursuit of teaching. Honestly, my answer...

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2019 Summer Workshop for Catholic Educators June 18, 2019

EDU 340 Foundations of Education: The Catholic School 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Aquinas College Siena Hall 4210 Harding Pike Nashville, Tennessee EDU 340 is a three-day workshop focusing on the nature, purpose, and mission of the Catholic school. Using...

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Other Side of the Desk November 28, 2018

Each Fall a new batch of Aquinas students enters the classroom – not on the campus, but in elementary and secondary schools across Tennessee. These budding educators are not new to the classroom, however, having spent many hours in observation and...

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Alumni Spotlight: Sr. Regina Ann Tonn, O.P., ’18 November 26, 2018

This month’s spotlight travels to Phoenix, Arizona where Sister Regina Ann Tonn, O.P. ’18 teaches at the brand new Saint John Paul II Catholic High School in Avondale, Arizona. After recently earning a B.S. in English from Aquinas College, Sister...

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The Spirit and Craft of Teaching in the Catholic Liberal Arts Tradition June 25, 2018

In collaboration with The Institute for Catholic Liberal Education, this one-week teacher training program will introduce new teachers with liberal arts backgrounds to the understanding and practice of teaching as they prepare for the daily demands of school life. The program will...

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Aquinas Students at NCEA Convention, Cincinnati May 14, 2018

Cincinnati, Ohio  Kicking off the Easter season with a road trip proved to be the perfect thing, as a pilgrimage of Aquinas students, faculty and staff drove to Cincinnati for the National Catholic Educational Association Convention & Expo, April 2-5....

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Alumni Spotlight: Priscilla Serrano, ’17 March 23, 2018

This article is reprinted from the Spring 2018 issue of Aquinas Magazine.  By Sister Elizabeth Anne Allen, O.P., Ed.D. Priscilla Serrano, a 2017 graduate of Aquinas College, might be a first-year teacher, but she is already an award winner two...

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