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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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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...

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May 29, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Bornstein and Chance Present at Project Zero Conference

Dr. Jodi Bornstein, assistant professor of education in the Department of Curriculum, Cultures & Child/Youth Studies, and Janet Chance, director of the Office of School and Community Collaborations, presented a two-hour workshop at Project Zero Perspectives: How & Where Does Learning Thrive...

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May 29, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Macalalag Presents STEM Education Workshops for K-8 School Teachers, Administrators

Dr. Augusto Macalalag, assistant professor of STEM education at Arcadia University, conducted science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workshops for K-8 teachers and school administrators alongside Terese Boegly, principal at Colonial Elementary School and an Ed.D. candidate at Arcadia,...

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May 16, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Rendell Center Announces Its First Scholarship Recipients

The Rendell Center for Citizenship and Civics at Arcadia University announced today the recipients of The Center’s 2014 Teacher Scholarships. Jillian Coyne, Copper Beech Elementary School, Abingdon School District, Pa. Ahngelique Davis, Marlton Middle Elementary School, Evesham Township School...

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Mar 27, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia University’s School of Education Hosts Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies

Arcadia University’s School of Education hosts the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies (AAACS) from March 31 to Thursday April 3 in Grey Towers Castle and the Commons. The meeting’s theme is “Communities of Dissensus/Engaged Generosity” and...

Mar 6, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Dr. Skilton-Sylvester Named The Rosemary and Walter Blankley Endowed Chair in Education

Marking the beginning of a new chapter in Arcadia University’s history, Dr. Ellen Skilton-Sylvester, professor of education, was named The Rosemary and Walter Blankley Endowed Chair in Education. The University’s first donor designated chair results from a $1 million gift from Walter and Rosemary...

Mar 5, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Skilton-Sylvester Named The Rosemary and Walter Blankley Endowed Chair in Education at Arcadia University

Dr. Ellen Skilton-Sylvester, professor of education and chair of the Department of Curriculum, Cultures, and Child/Youth Studies at Arcadia University, has been named the University’s Rosemary and Walter Blankley Endowed Chair in Education. It is the first donor designated endowed chair in the...