Six College of Education & Human Development faculty members have received grants from the Spencer Foundation, which supports high-quality investigation of education through its research programs.
Faculty and Staff News
Assistant Professor Thomas Crisp has been chosen for the International Youth Library Fellowship program, which promotes research on international children’s and youth literature and illustration.
Assistant Professor Stephanie Behm Cross received a Governor’s Office of Student Achievement scaling grant to extend a teacher residency program in Atlanta Public Schools (APS).
CEHD faculty members Laura May, Nancy Schafer and Diane Truscott received a five-year, $2.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to educate teachers to work with bilingual learners.
Assistant Professor Gholnecsar Muhammad was named the 2016 recipient of the Janet Emig Award, which recognizes researchers studying English teacher education.
Associate Professor Ann Cale Kruger received a three-year, $970,704 grant from the National Science Foundation to investigate how the human brain has evolved to support technological learning.
As school starts back in Georgia this month, we asked College of Education & Human Development Clinical Associate Professor Laura Meyers to offer tips for early-career teachers.
Lynn Hart (Ph.D. ’84) has been named chair of the College of Education & Human Development’s Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education, effective Aug. 15.
Gholnecsar Muhammad hosts Black Youth Write, a NCTE-funded workshop bringing local students to campus to practice their writing skills and explore issues facing black youth today.
Thanks to a recent Teacher Quality Grant, Clinical Associate Professor Pier Junor Clarke is providing professional development and support for local high school mathematics teachers.