Associate Dean Walt Thompson has been elected vice president of the American College of Sports Medicine and was named to the Hall of Fame for The Ohio State University’s College of Education and Human Ecology.
Six College of Education doctoral students have been chosen to participate in the College of Education’s 2014-2015 Dean’s Research Doctoral Fellowship initiative.
Professor Mike Metzler addresses childhood obesity on Television New Zealand, Ruth Saxton discusses the importance of early childhood education, and the Lanette L. Suttles Child Development Center was named one of the best day care centers in Atlanta.
Dr. Paul Alberto, interim dean of Georgia State University’s College of Education since 2012, has been appointed dean of the college following a national search.
College of Education Associate Dean Walt Thompson, who serves on the International Paralympic Committee, gives updates from the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
The College of Education continues to move up in U.S. News & World Report’s list of the best schools of education in the nation, moving up five spots to No. 55 in the news magazine’s “Best Graduate Schools, 2015 edition.”
Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia will join a growing national initiative to increase the number of outstanding teachers in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields and to change how they are prepared to teach.
The College of Education is partnering with Guangzhou Overseas High School in Guangzhou, China, to encourage more international students to pursue their undergraduate degrees at Georgia State.
The third candidate for the College of Education Dean Search is Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy, Vice Dean of Academic Affairs in the School of Education at Johns Hopkins University.
The first candidate for the College of Education Dean Search is Wanda J. Blanchett, dean and Ewing Marion Kauffman/Missouri Endowed Chair in Teacher Education at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.