Education

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 Jen 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 Jen 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...

Mar 14, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Baker-Doyle Featured by Australian Education Magazine

Dr. Kira Baker-Doyle, associate professor of Education, was featured for her expertise on collaborative school leadership in Australian publication The Educator. Published on March 6, the article discussed the possibility of eliminating principals in favor of a ‘teacher-led’ education model. These...

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Mar 1, 2018 Jen Retter

Arcadia Hosts ‘Undoing Pennsylvania’s School Funding Crisis’

Arcadia’s Educational Leadership doctoral program will host “Undoing Pennsylvania's School Funding Crisis” on Thursday, March 29 from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in Landman Library’s Beaver College Room. Dr. Marc Brasof, assistant professor of Education, will facilitate a discussion on inequitable school...

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Feb 28, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Applied Behavior Analysis Program Ranks Nationally

Arcadia’s Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program has received two distinctions among national rankings with the Applied Behavior Analysis Program Guide. The program ranked 12th in the “Top 15 Best Applied Behavior Analysis Online Programs 2018.” It is one of four Pennsylvania programs to...

Feb 19, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia University Reading Education Program Earns International Dyslexia Association Accreditation

Arcadia University’s Master of Education in Literacy Studies and Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) and its Master of Education in Reading Education programs each has received accreditation from the Center for Effective Reading Instruction (CERI), an organization aligned with the...

Celebration of Life Planned for Dr. Jeff Shultz

Arcadia University will hold a Celebration of Life service and reception on Sunday, March 25, from noon to 2 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle.
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 16:00

To commemorate the life, scholarship, innovation, and leadership of Professor Emeritus Dr. Jeff Shultz, who passed away on January 11, Arcadia University will hold a Celebration of Life service and reception on Sunday, March 25, from noon to 2 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle. In his honor, and in... Read More

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Jan 31, 2018 Jen 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 Jen 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...