Education

May 30, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Faculty, Staff Recognized at 2018 Years of Service Luncheon

By Nicole Gieselman '19 On May 23, Arcadia University celebrated its dedicated faculty and staff at the 2018 Years of Service Luncheon in the Kuch Gymnasium. The ceremony recognized outstanding research, teaching, and student support efforts by faculty and staff, including Dr. Pradyumna Chauhan...

May 3, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Stuetz ’19M Presents on American Political Influence on Immigration at Conference in Paris

John Stuetz ’19M, Education Literacy Studies graduate student, presented at the American Graduate School International Graduate Student Conference in Paris, France, on April 27. Stuetz’s presentation, “Exploring President Trump’s Xenophobic Rhetoric Towards Immigrants (‘They Will Come Back to...

Apr 30, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Students Present at National Association for Multicultural Education Conference

Secondary education majors Avigal Kaminsky ’18, Carolann Ortiz ’18, and Alexandra Rinaldi ’18, along with Associate Professor of Education Dr. Jodi Bornstein, presented at the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association for Multicultural Education Conference at Drexel University on March 17...

Apr 27, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Rosen Receives Early Career Scholar Award

Dr. Sonia M. Rosen, assistant professor of Education, was awarded the Early Career Scholar Award from the Grassroots Community and Youth Organizing Special Interest Group of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). Dr. Rosen accepted her award at the AERA Annual Meeting on April 14 in...

Apr 25, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Global 1968 Panel Explores Iconic Year’s Influence on Pop Culture

By Caitlin Joyce '20 On March 29, a panel, “1968: Transformations in Art, Media, and Culture,” discussed how political and social climate changes during that year influenced pop culture. The panel, part of the Global 1968: Explosions and Legacies series, featured Dr. Bruce Campbell Jr.,...

Apr 24, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Education Alumna named 2018 VOICE for Children Award Recipient

Dewetta Logan ’15MEd, owner and director of Smart Beginnings Early Learning Center (SBELC), was named the 2018 VOICE for Children Award recipient by the Pennsylvania Association for the Education of Young Children. She was one of four childcare professionals in Pennsylvania recognized for “...

Apr 13, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Brasof Hosts Panel on Environmental Sustainability of Schools

Dr. Marc Brasof, assistant professor of Education, hosted a panel on the environmental sustainability of schools on April 12. “Going Green: A Look at How Schools Are Becoming Green Spaces” examined the cost of our environmental footprint, what “green schools” are and how they operate, and what...

Apr 12, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Campbell and Stuetz Presents “Power to the People” Music Workshop

Dr. Bruce Campbell Jr., associate professor of Education, and John Stuetz ’19M, Education Literacy Studies graduate student, presented their workshop “Power to the People: Rediscovering Music’s Impact on Social Justice Movements” at the 8th annual Education for Social Justice Conference in Boston...

Mar 31, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Vollrath Publishes on Student Writing Habits

Dr. Daniel Vollrath ’15EdD, a graduate of the Special Education Leadership Education Doctoral program, published “Building Habits of Mind Through Writing,” an article through the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA). Co-written with teacher Scott Einhorn, the article is a result of Dr. Vollrath’...

Mar 22, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Slesaransky-Poe Presents on Gender Nonconforming Students at Diversity Officers Conference

Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe, professor of Education, presented “From Personal to Professional to Political: How Raising a Gender Nonconforming Child Changed Me, My Profession, and the World Around Me” at the 12th annual Conference of the National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher...

Mar 22, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Education Week Features Dr. Brasof as Expert on Civics Curricula

Dr. Marc Brasof, assistant professor of Education, was featured on March 15 in an Education Week article addressing the importance of a strong civics curriculum in high school classes, especially when discussing the Second Amendment. Brasof stressed the need to take current events and regional...

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Mar 15, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Drs. Trainor, Hickman Receive Grant from Department of Education

Dr. Kathy Trainor, adjunct professor of Education, and Dr. Peggy Hickman, associate professor of Education, received a $10,000 Project MAX grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education to purchase assistive technology and software for the School of Education. The Project MAX grant is part...