Greetings from Chengdu, China

Yali Zhao, associate professor of social studies/multicultural education in the Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education, sends greetings from China. She wrote the following regarding a study abroad trip to Chengdu this spring.

“Dear ECEE family,

It’s been a week since we came to China. It’s been hectic and fast-paced every day. Life… more »

Educational Policy Studies alumna conducts research in South Africa

Dr. Melissa Speight Vaughn is far, far away at the moment. Her first work experience overseas has led her to a position in South Africa.

Vaughn conducts research at North-West University (Potchefstroom Campus). This is also her first time in South Africa.

Her journey to South Africa took many steps:

She received her… more »

Welcome to Atlanta – Korean teachers explore city, observe classes to strengthen their own teaching

Dasom Kim remembers seeing photos of the Georgia Aquarium in one of the textbooks she uses in her English classroom in Daejeon, South Korea.

She was keen to see the place up close when she arrived in Atlanta this summer as part of the Daejeon Extensive English Program (DEEP), a six-month English teaching program for… more »

Daejeon Extensive English Program 2016

Posted On July 20, 2016

This summer, Georgia State hosted 17 Korean teachers for a four-week professional development program, visiting local schools, touring city landmarks and developing future research projects.

Student Research in Northern Ghana

Erica Bass-Flimmons, a doctoral candidate in our Learning Technologies Division, is the recipient of an inaugural seed grant in health innovation. The grant will help Flimmons’ work on mPowering Maternal Health In Ghana (MHIG). Her research involves using mobile messaging technology to assess antenatal care… more »