Education

Jan 31, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Mesner to Explore Intersections of Queer Identities through Theater

Dr. Kerr Mesner, assistant professor in the School of Education, will debut his second one-person play, In Transit: Artistic Interventions in Precarious Times, at Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts in Ontario, Canada on March 15. In Transit explores the intersections of queer...

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Jan 22, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Hickman Publishes on Dual Language Learners

Dr. Peggy Hickman, associate professor of Education, published “Working with Young Dual Language Learners and Their Families in Early Learning Settings” with the Early Childhood Action Collective (ECAC), which examines the increasing need to support young children who are dual language learners. Dr...

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Dec 13, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Campbell Addresses Arts as Activism at Asian American Film Festival

Dr. Bruce Campbell, associate professor in the School of Education, joined the Arts as Activism panel at the Philadelphia Asian American Film & Filmmakers Festival (PAAFF) on Nov. 11. Addressing topics that intersected with values and messages presented in PAAFF’s featured films, the discussion...

Nov 30, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Transformative Teaching in a Connected World: Book Talk with Baker-Doyle

Join Dr. Kira Baker-Doyle, associate professor of Education and author of Transformative Teachers: Teacher Leadership and Learning in a Connected World, and Mt. Airy Rev. Kent Matthies for a critical conversation on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. at the Unitarian Society of Germantown in Philadelphia...

Nov 28, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Students to Showcase Community Art Projects on Dec. 7

Join students from the University Seminar “Artist in the Community” on Dec. 7 for the annual “Art of the Syllabus” exhibition. The exhibit, which showcases student artwork that was completed in conjunction with community service projects, is scheduled for 3:30 to 6 p.m at the Thrall Gallery in...

Nov 15, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Brasof, Graduate Students Present at Social Studies Conference

Dr. Marc Brasof, assistant professor of Education and director of Secondary Social Studies and English Education, presented at the Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies’ (PCSS) 64th annual statewide conference in Harrisburg on Oct. 20. Dr. Brasof, along with Education certificate students...

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Nov 10, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Drs. Campbell, Jeter-Iles Publish on the Contemporary State of Co-Teaching

Dr. Bruce Campbell, associate professor in the School of Education, and Dr. Priscilla Jeter-Iles, director of Field Experiences and Outreach in the School of Education, published “Educator Perceptions on Co-Teaching More Than a Decade Later” in the fall 2017 issue of the Journal of Behavioral and...

Nov 8, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Slesaransky-Poe Featured in Reading Eagle for Transgender Rights Presentation

Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe was featured in the Oct. 31 The Reading Eagle for presenting to the Exeter School Board about supporting transgender students in the district. “There is a lot of fear and lack of education,” said Dr. Slesaransky-Poe. “That’s why I love having the opportunity to...

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Nov 8, 2017 Caitlin Burns

At Teacher Assembly, Faculty and Students Present on STEM, Building Classroom Community

Faculty and students in Arcadia’s School of Education presented at the Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators (PAC-TE) 46th Teacher Education Assembly on Oct. 25 and 26 in Harrisburg. Associate Professor of Education Dr. Jodi Bornstein, along with Alexandra Rinaldi ’18,...

Oct 24, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Slesaransky-Poe Named Champion of Social Justice by PEAL Center

Dr. Graciela Slesaransky-Poe, professor of Education, was named a 2017 Champion of Social Justice by the Parent Education and Advocacy Leadership (PEAL) Center. She was recognized for “her work in creating welcoming, inclusive, and safe schools and organizations for gender non-binary and...

Oct 16, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Campbell Honored at Education Law Center Celebration

Dr. Bruce Campbell, associate professor in the School of Education, was one of four honorees at the Education Law Center’s Annual Celebration in Philadelphia on Sept. 27. Dr. Campbell has served on the center’s Board of Directors since 2003, and has been board president for the past four years....

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Oct 16, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Dorfman Published in Pennsylvania Writing and Literature Project

Dr. Lynne Dorfman, adjunct professor of Education, published “Creating a Positive Classroom Environment: It Starts With You” on The Pennsylvania Writing and Literature Project (PAWLP) blog, where she serves as a co-director. The article discusses ways to use and enhance positive energy as a teacher...