It might seem strange, at first glance, that so many graduates of a private, nonprofit, Christian university such as Seattle Pacific University go on to work in public schools.
By Colleen Steelquist Photos by Brooke Fitts Sophia hunches over an iPad, brow furrowed as she methodically moves blocks in place with the cursor. It looks like a game, but it’s actually computer science. “Does anyone else at your home know how to code?” she’s asked. “My mom,” says the […]
“Kindergartners can do this,” says Teacher of the Year Camille Jones
“We believe the best instruction is responsive to what students are thinking. Students learn best when we take their ideas and experiences into account,” says SPU Physics Professor Amy Robertson. “That’s countercultural in the education world.”
Can you guess what year this photo was taken?
Mrs. Phillips laid down the law of kindness so hard and so fast, I have never forgotten it.
A few of the latest books published by SPU faculty members.
Seattle Pacific University is the only private university in the Pacific Northwest to make the 2017 U.S. News and World Report’s Best National Universities list.