College of Education & Human Development Professor Jackie Lund was one of seven scholars across the country inducted into the National Academy of Kinesiology.
The academy is an honorary organization composed of scholars “who have made distinguished and sustained contributions to the field of kinesiology through scholarship and professional service,” according to its… more »
Assistant Professor Jessica Scott has been awarded a $35,000 Spencer Foundation grant for a project entitled, “The role of early language and academic English in the reading comprehension of middle and high school deaf and hard of hearing students.”
“I am thrilled to receive the Spencer Foundation grant to continue my research,” Scott said.… more »
Stephen Fusco was a successful corporate lawyer for 12 years, working long hours but making a good salary. But something was terribly wrong.
“I never felt I was making a difference in the world,” he admits. “I was just helping large companies make more money.”
He reached a tipping point while working overtime on unfulfilling… more »
For several years, aspiring writer Reem Faruqi (M.Ed. ’08) became accustomed to seeing her writing housed solely in Microsoft Word documents.
She’d pen her children’s book stories and send those files off to various publishers in hopes of seeing her words in print one day.
Most publishers turned down her submissions, so Faruqi sought out… more »
This summer, Dr. Erin Mason returned to Georgia State University where she received her Master’s, Ed.S. and Ph.D. She’s originally from Georgia and practiced here for 13 years before working towards her Ph.D. After that, she spent 9 years as a faculty member of DePaul University in Chicago. She’s passionate about counseling (middle school in… more »
Dr. Marisa Franco is a new assistant professor in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services at Georgia State University. After attending New York University and receiving her B.A. in Applied Psychology, she received her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Counseling Psychology from the University of Maryland. Dr. Franco’s research focuses on the experiences of… more »
Tori has the 411 on the College of Education & Human Development’s Social Studies M.A.T. Learn more about this program and find out how you can become a social studies teacher. Watch the video »
In this episode of our college video program, “Say it in :60,” Tori entices you to find out more about our Elementary Education M.Ed. View the video »