Initiatives

Lamar University and the Center for Educational Innovation and Digital Learning has established partnerships with both domestic and international organizations that allows for instructional methodologies that are more effective in student learning than instruction using traditional methods. 

 

GLOBAL PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES 

As an innovator in nursing programs in Texas, Lamar University is proud to offer clients of Global Professional Resources two online options for nurses wanting to continue their education. These programs are designed for working professionals and builds upon your nursing skills by providing research-based learning, leadership and management along with other arts and sciences courses.

 

MICROSOFT CERTIFIED EDUCATORS

Lamar University and Microsoft Corporation have teamed up to advance technology literacy for educators worldwide by providing a pathway from professional development to post-graduate certificate programs or a graduate degree in digital learning and leading. The partnership was announced by Microsoft at the BETT Show 2015 in London, an annual trade show that showcases the use of information technology in education. Read more.

The innovative partnership provides educators with competencies needed to deliver a rich learning experience for students while acknowledging teachers’ professional learning with graduate course-credits. At a time when many schools are embedding technology within the classroom, Lamar University’s College of Education and Human Development and Microsoft are working together to make the transition to becoming a digital-age educator as rewarding as possible. 

 

APPLE

Together, Lamar University and Apple provide a pathway for Apple Distinguished Educators to get post-graduate academic credit for their Institute participation.  Learn more.