The sequence of events that brought visiting professor Maha El Said to the Mills campus as a Fulbright Visiting Scholar for the fall semester can be traced as far back as 1993. That’s when she and Professor of English Elmaz Abinader first met at a conference in Cairo, where El Said has taught for decades,
The pandemic heightened the challenges that teachers face in urban schools. School of Education graduates are well-prepared for them.
On the event of her inauguration, the 14th president of Mills College reflects on the adaptability that has marked the College throughout its history and observes how Mills graduates make positive change in society.
Ninety years after its founding, the Mills College Children’s School utilizes a comprehensive, hands-on approach to help student teachers cultivate academic, social, and emotional intelligence in young learners.