Transylvania ranks No. 1 among Kentucky colleges when it comes to acing the Praxis exam required to teach elementary school.
Sophie Schwab ’11 likes to tell her students that biology is her first love. Convincing them of its relevance in every facet of their lives is, perhaps, her second. Within the first several years of teaching, she has received two student-nominated awards, one from Barnes & Noble, the other from Fayette County Schools.
Emma Lloyd ’21 always knew she wanted to become a teacher and that the teacher she sought to emulate was Transylvania alumna Sophie Schwab ’11.
Transylvania education readies teachers to tackle issues that face American students growing up overseas.
Transylvania students spent a recent afternoon discussing literature with high schoolers from Frederick Douglass in Lexington.