University of Pittsburgh School of Education
 

Inspired Leaders

Apply Now

Inspired Leaders

The School of Education at the University of Pittsburgh has been promoting life-changing leadership since its inception in 1910. Many of our alumni, your classmates, have become change agents within the field of education, improving the lives of students everywhere.

Read about some of these amazing individuals and the experiences that have made them into life-changing leaders.

Mark Hornack - From Student Council to U.S. District Judge

Mark Hornack - From Student Council to U.S. District Judge

Published on 8/29/2016 6:00:00 AM

Name: Mark Hornack Role: United States District Judge Degree Program: Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree When Mark Hornak was in junior high, he was part of student council. When he went to high school, he was class president. And when he was in college, he ran for the school board. So while he suspected... Read More...

Ira Murray - Focuses on Out-of-School Experiences of Urban Youth

Ira Murray - Focuses on Out-of-School Experiences of Urban Youth

Published on 4/25/2016 6:00:00 AM

Name: Ira Murray Role: K. Leroy Irvis Fellow, Center for Urban Education Graduate Research and Teaching Associate Degree Program: Philosophy of Education (PhD) in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education Can you talk about your research? My research focus is on youth sociopolitical development ... Read More...

Mark Onorato - Supporting Students through Special Education

Mark Onorato - Supporting Students through Special Education

Published on 3/23/2016 6:00:00 AM

Name: Mark Onorato Degree Program: Master of Special Education with Academic Instruction Certificate ( MOSAIC ) What is the best part about MOSAIC and how is the program preparing you for the field? MOSAIC is an incredible program in many ways. From the faculty and mentors to my fellow classmates, ... Read More...

Olivia Enders - Creating a Dynamic Atmosphere for Students

Olivia Enders - Creating a Dynamic Atmosphere for Students

Published on 3/15/2016 6:00:00 AM

Name: Olivia Enders Role: Middle School Learning Support Teacher at Peters Township Middle School Graduating Degree Program: Master of Special Education with Academic Instruction Certificate ( MOSAIC ) What and where is your current position and what is your favorite aspect about your job? I am cur... Read More...

Margarita Carhuaslla - Learning a New Language to Teach Others

Margarita Carhuaslla - Learning a New Language to Teach Others

Published on 3/8/2016 6:00:00 AM

Name: Margarita Carhuaslla Role: Spanish Teacher at Young Scholars of McKeesport Charter School and Baldwin Elementary School Graduating Degree Program: Master of Education (MEd) in Foreign Language Education In 2004, Margarita Carhuaslla was faced with a difficult decision. She lived in Peru and t... Read More...
Page 1 of 2First   Previous   [1]  2  Next   Last