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Jan 7, 2015 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Slesaransky-Poe Featured as Expert in CNN.com for Gender Nonconformity

Dr. Graciella Slesaransky-Poe, founding dean of the School of Education, was featured in CNN.com story as an expert on gender nonconformity. She offered tips for parents to embrace their child's gender differences at school. Read more

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Oct 8, 2014 Courtney Wright

CNN, Inquirer: Slesaransky-Poe Discusses Embracing Gender Differences in Schools

CNN.com blog Schools of Thought posted a story Oct. 3 quoting Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe, professor of education and founding dean of the School of Education at Arcadia University. “This is the reality in which we live: Gender is a continuum, not a box,” said Slesaransky-Poe in “6 ways to...

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Aug 22, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Graduate Student’s Exhibit Uses Art to Improve Learning

Greta Lindbloom-Carlton, a graduate student in Arcadia’s Master of Arts in Education program, is presenting an exhibit of her charcoal drawings at the Judith Taylor Student Art Gallery in the Landman Library. The show is titled Images of Extinction: Using Art to Improve All Learning. All work is...

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Aug 21, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Dr. James Capolupo, School of Continuing Studies Adjunct Faculty Member, Education Alum Named National Superintendent of the Year

Dr. James Capolupo, superintendent of Delaware County’s Springfield School District, was named 2014 Superintendent of the Year by the National Association of School Superintendents (NASS). Dr. Capolupo, who earned a Master of Arts in Education, a Certificate of Advanced Study, and a Superintendent’...

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Jul 8, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Papay Moderates at Lehigh University’s 42nd Special Education Law Conference

Dr. Clare Papay, assistant professor of special education at Arcadia University, served as a moderator at Lehigh University’s 42nd Special Education Law Conference held on May 9, after serving on the planning committee for the conference. The theme of the conference, “What Does Law Mean in 2014...

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Jul 7, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Pan American Academy Recognizes Collaboration with Arcadia University at Festival de Sueños

[slideshow_deploy id='59398'] At the Festival de Sueños on June 12, Pan American Academy Charter School, Philadelphia's first international baccalaureate elementary school, acknowledged its collaboration with Arcadia University. The “Festival of Dreams” served as a fundraiser for the academy’s...

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Jul 1, 2014 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Slesaransky-Poe Featured in Philadelphia Inquirer as Expert on Gender Identity

Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe, founding dean of the School of Education, was featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer for working with school districts around the country, including Hatboro-Horsham School District, on advising staff members on how to address challenges in welcoming students who are...

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Jun 2, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Bhukhanwala, Dean and Troyer Present at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting

Dr. Foram Bhukhanwala and Dr. Kim Dean of the School of Education worked with recent graduate Maryellen Troyer to present a paper at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. Their paper, “Beyond the Student Teaching Seminar: Examining Transformative Learning...

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Jun 2, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Hooker Presents at the American Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies

Dr. Steven D. Hooker, assistant professor of education in the Department of Leadership for Educational Equity and Excellence, was invited to present his research at the American Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies (AAACS) conference in Glenside, which took place March 31-April 3...

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Jun 2, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Jeter-Iles and Hickman Present at the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Multicultural Education

Adjunct Professor Dr. Priscilla Jeter-Iles and Associate Professor Dr. Peggy Hickman of the School of Education presented a workshop, “Multicultural Education, Initiatives, Programs and Practices: Are They Working?”, at the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Multicultural Education...

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Jun 2, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Campbell Presents at the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Multicultural Education

Dr. Bruce Campbell, assistant professor in the School of Education, and Chett Farbstein, graduate student in Elementary/Special Education, presented “HBO’s The Wire Season Four as Text for Deconstructing the Opportunity Gap” to the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Multicultural...

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Jun 2, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Papay and Gonzalez-Lopez Discuss the REAL Certificate at Drexel University

Dr. Clare Papay of the School of Education and Dr. Adriana Gonzalez-Lopez of the School of Continuing Studies presented at the Association for Continuing Higher Education Mid-Atlantic Spring Conference on March 27 at Drexel University in Philadelphia. In their session, “Students with Intellectual...