Future Teacher Day

February 23, 2018

If you are a high school student interested in becoming a teacher, please join the Avila University Education faculty and staff at this informative event. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Julie Saviano.

Time: 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Location: Whitfield Center Conference Room

The Avila Promise

  • Lower Tuition Rate
  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • up to $1,000 Travel Award


That’s the Avila Promise.

The School of Education's Student Award Winners for 2018


Congratulations to the School of Education 2018 student award winners!

Eschbacher Excellence in Education Award

  • Wyatt Beebe (Elementary)
  • Mackenzie Pritchett (Middle School)

The Laura Sloan Outstanding Student Teacher Award

  • Kateri Lovell (Elementary)

Now Certifying in Chemistry Education and Physical Education

The School of Education is excited to announce that it has been approved by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to begin offering teacher certification in Chemistry Education (grades 9-12) and Physical Education (grades K-12) beginning in fall 2018! Contact the School of Education's main office at undergrad.education@avila.edu or at 816.501.2467 to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

National Society of Leadership & Success Inductees

The School of Education faculty and staff would like to congratulate elementary education majors, Margaret "Greta" Layson and Rebecca Tensing, on being inducted into the National Society of Leadership and Success. The Society is the nation's largest leadership honor society. Students are selected based on academic achievement or leadership potential. Congratulations Greta and Rebecca!

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Avila University - SOAR 2018