News and Stories

Lailah’s Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story

Posted On June 9, 2017

Reem Faruqi (M.Ed. ’08) became a published author with “Lailah’s Lunchbox,” a story she wrote that mirrors her own experience immigrating to the United States as a young child and experiencing Ramadan at school.

Summer in the City 2017

Posted On June 5, 2017

School may be out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean things are slowing down in Georgia State University’s College of Education & Human Development.

Elementary, middle and high school students will be on campus in June and July for workshops and summer academies that will expand their knowledge of teaching and learning and allow… more »

Principles for Principals

Posted On May 12, 2017

College of Education & Human Development (CEHD) graduates who have taken leadership roles in Atlanta Public Schools discuss what it means to be a principal in schools today.

Rising Above the Strain

Posted On April 20, 2017

Professors Jeff Ashby and Ken Rice co-direct the Center for the Study of Stress, Trauma and Resilience, where researchers analyze how people cope with stressful situations.

Students experience Mexican culture, education during Spring Break

Cuernavaca, Mexico, known colloquially as “the City of Eternal Spring,” boasts comfortable temperatures most of the year, several unique museums and indigenous archeological sites.

Assistant Professor Sue Kasun and her students traveled in and around Cuernavaca during Georgia State University’s Spring Break, taking in the sights, learning about Mexican culture and studying the relationship between… more »