Alumni

ECEE Spring Break: Norway

Traveling to Norway provided ample opportunity for discovery, observing, and learning. One of my favorite components of the trip as a whole was experiencing places and events that I have no prior experience with. These experiences broadened my horizon as an individual, a teacher, and a member of the Deaf community of Atlanta. While every… more »

UrbanEd Podcast Features Health & Physical Education Alumni, Justina Rodriguez

After completing her Master of Education in Health and Physical Education, Justina had a better understanding of how research informs practice. Listen to why she decided to further her education in Georgia State’s Kinesiology Ph.D. program to research assessment practices at the elementary level.

* Justina Rodriguez is an alumni of the more »

House Calls

Posted On February 10, 2016

Rep. Brooks Coleman has one teacher who phones him constantly. Because it’s his daughter, he’ll let it slide.

UrbanEd Podcast Features Special Education Alumna, Rachael Mendel

Often under identified and underserved in schools, listen to why Rachael Mendel, a special education teacher, wants to pursue a doctorate degree to research students exhibiting a high IQ and co-existing learning disability.

* Rachael Mendel is an alumni of the Special Education M.Ed. program in the Department of more »

UrbanEd Podcast Features Math Alumna, Dr. Valerie Jones

As a recipient of the 2015 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, Valerie always finds unique and innovative ways to engage her students, including performing arts. Listen to how she landed her dream job as a math teacher at Ron Clark Academy.

* Valerie Camille… more »