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GSE Faculty News

December 31, 1969

CEHD Faculty Books: 2013-14

February 18, 2015

Enjoy this roundup of books written or edited by faculty from the College of Education and Human Development. Read more...

Dean Ginsberg Speaks at "Parents as Teachers" Reception

February 6, 2015

Mark R. Ginsberg, dean of the college, spoke at a reception on Capitol Hill honoring Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL). Read more...

Harvard Educational Review: The Maker Movement in Education

February 2, 2015

Kim Sheridan's article on "The Maker Movement in Education" appears in the winter issue of the Harvard Educational Review. Read more...

Mason Professors Kick Up Teaching Techniques With NSF Grant

February 9, 2015

Collaborating across disciplines, professors at George Mason are working on a new NSF grant to improve university teaching of STEM subjects. Read more...

NSF Grant to Help K-12 Teachers Teach the "Why?" Behind Math

January 28, 2015

Mason professors received a $1.3 million National Science Foundation grant to help teachers help students understand the reasoning behind math problems. Read more...

In the News: Dean Ginsberg

January 7, 2015

A December 29 AP story that appeared in Education Week features Dean Mark R. Ginsberg on preschool education. Read more...

In the News: Anthony Pellegrino

January 7, 2015

The January 7 issue of Education Week features Assistant Professor Anthony Pellegrino on teaching the Holocaust. Read more...

Three Division Directors Appointed in CEHD

January 12, 2015

Three faculty members have taken on new leadership positions within the College of Education and Human Development. Read more...

Making a Mark: $2 Million Faculty Gift Endows Science Education Chair

November 10, 2014

What began in 2011 as an anonymous donation has become the largest gift ever received by George Mason University from a faculty member. Read more...

Council For Learning Disabilities Honors Margaret King-Sears With 2014 Service Award

December 3, 2014

Professor Margaret King-Sears received the Floyd G. Hudson 2014 Service Award from the Council for Learning Disabilities for outstanding performance and commitment. Read more...

Seth Parsons Named Emerging Leader in Education

October 20, 2014

Phi Delta Kappa International has selected Associate Professor Seth Parsons as a member of the Emerging Leaders Class of 2014-15. Read more...

Project ExCEL to Help Identify Low-Income, High-Potential Students

October 30, 2014

A new project to identify and serve low-income, high-potential students receives $2.5 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Education. Read more...

Learning Technologies Wins National Award for Collaboration and Innovation

September 22, 2014

The Division of Learning Technologies is a recipient of the 2014 Learning! 100 award, which recognizes high performance organizations that embrace collaboration and innovation. Read more...

In Defense of Strong Social Studies Education

October 22, 2014

Assistant Professor Anthony Pellegrino and 16 other Virginia scholars joined to defend the continued teaching of history and social science. Read more...

Welcome to Ten New Faculty Members

August 29, 2014

CEHD welcomes ten new faculty members to the college's two schools, the Graduate School of Education and the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism. Read more...

Pamela Hudson Baker is Appointed New Division Director

July 3, 2014

Pam Baker became director of the Division of Special Education and disAbility Research on July 1. Read more...

Spirit of King Award Presented to Shelley Wong

July 7, 2014

Associate Professor Shelley Wong received the 2014 Spirit of King Award from the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Multicultural Education. Read more...

Maker Faires and Maker Spaces

June 30, 2014

Professor Kimberly Sheridan's ongoing research on how learning takes place in maker spaces coincides with the White House's first Maker Faire in June. Read more...

Donna Sterling, Prominent STEM Education Scholar and Mason Professor, Passes Away at 65

June 24, 2014

George Mason University is deeply saddened to note the death of Professor Donna Sterling. Read more...

How Do You Spell Mnemonics? Try Scruggs-Mastropieri

April 22, 2014

Last week the Division for Learning Disabilities of the Council for Exceptional Children hosted a tribute for Mason's Tom Scruggs and Margo Mastropieri.  Read More...


Mason Educators Train Teachers from 20 Countries

March 20, 2014

Mason educators were part of a group representing 20 different countries visiting the United States and George Mason University for six weeks this winter as part of a U.S. Department of State grant. Read More...


White House to Honor Kevin Clark as a Champion of Change

February 24, 2014

The White House announced today that Dr. Kevin Clark has been named a "Champion of Change" and will be honored for his work on Wednesday, February 26. Read More...


Gary Galluzzo Receives the 2014 David G. Imig Award for Distinguished Achievement

February 24, 2014

One of the preeminent honors in the education field will be presented on March 1 to Dr. Gary Galluzzo, recipient of the 2014 David G. Imig Award for Distinguished Achievement in Teacher Education. Read More...


Mason Faculty Promote Design Thinking With Korean Engineering Students

February 5, 2014

Three Mason professors, each from a different college on campus, implemented an innovative, international, instructional program last month. Read More...


$75,000 Grant from Dell Supports STEM Partnership with Arlington Schools

February 3, 2014

A new grant is supporting Professor Kevin Clark's project in Arlington Public Schools to encourage traditionally underserved students' excitement about STEM learning. Read More...


WeGotIT! Helps Middle School Writers Get It

January 28, 2014

Mason researchers Anya Evmenova and Kelley Regan are in the second year of a five-year $2.2 million grant to develop a writing application for middle school students. Read More...


Professor Ndura’s Work With Educators and Peace in Burundi

January 7, 2014

Elavie Ndura's work with educators in the Republic of Burundi was the subject of an interview about the teaching of peace that aired on public radio last week. Read More...


Literacy Scholarship at Mason is Well Represented at LRA

November 26, 2013

Literacy scholarship at George Mason University is well represented by more than 60 faculty and student presentations next week at the Literacy Research Association (LRA) conference. Read More...


Counseling and Development Receives Outstanding Master's Program Award

November 12, 2013

The Counseling and Development program at George Mason University was recognized last month with the 2013 Outstanding Master's Program award. Read More...


Sonya Horsford Receives AESA's 2013 Critics’ Choice Award

November 4, 2013

The American Educational Studies Association (AESA) recently honored Sonya Douglass Horsford with its 2013 Critics’ Choice Award.  Read More...


A Flash of Mason CEHD Green Shows Up in Zambia

October 31, 2013

Professor Betty Sturtevant took this photo in Zambia when she visited the African country in March as part of an International Reading Association (IRA) project. Read More...


Becky Fox in Russia to Lecture on the Changing Landscape of Education

October 29, 2013

Dr. Becky Fox is at the Higher School of Economics in Russia this week to present a series of talks on research regarding what education schools can do to improve the quality of teaching. Read More...


Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching Will Open at George Mason University

October 21, 2013

Governor Bob McDonnell today announced that George Mason University will be the site for the new Center for Excellence in Teaching in Virginia, which opens in June 2014. Read More...


A Faculty Member's Positive Experience Designing an Online Course

October 11, 2013

Assistant Professor Neia Izen embraced with gusto the experience of creating an online course. Read More...


Accolades: Faculty Achievements, October 2013

October 4, 2013

CEHD faculty members have a scholarly impact locally, nationally, and internationally.


Grant Funding Awarded to CEHD - Fall 2013 Update

October 2, 2013

CEHD faculty members secure millions of dollars of external funding each year to conduct important research addressing issues as diverse as educational game design and sports diplomacy. Read More...


CEHD Appoints 14 New Faculty Members

August 27, 2013

Dean Mark R. Ginsberg announced the appointment of 14 new faculty members to the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD). Read More...


Fairfax Schools Deputy Superintendent to Join CEHD

July 12, 2013

The College of Education and Human Development is delighted to announce that Fairfax County Public Schools deputy superintendent Richard Moniuszko will join the college as a full-time education professor in spring 2014. Read More...


Faculty from NUST University in Pakistan Arrive at Mason

July 1, 2013

This summer, George Mason University is hosting a group of faculty members from Pakistan’s prestigious National University of Science and Technology (NUST). Read More...


George Mason University Convenes Leaders to Discuss School Violence

June 25, 2013

After each tragic incident – Columbine, Virginia Tech, Sandy Hook – the question of school violence and safety looms large. Read More...


My Spouse, My Rival, My Fellow Winner

June 25, 2013

Professors Rita Chi-Ying Chung and Fred Bemak were featured in a recent Chronicle of Higher Education article about award-winning couples in academe. Read More...


CEHD Faculty Will Present at More Than 50 Sessions at AERA

April 29, 2013

This year, 63 CEHD faculty and graduate students will participate in more than 50 sessions at the American Educational Research Association annual meeting, which is being held in San Francisco through May 1. Read More...


Three CEHD Professors Receive the 2013 Teachers of Distinction Award

April 15, 2013

Seungwon “Shawn” Lee, Marci Kinas-Jerome, and Kristien Zenkov are among seven recipients of the 2013 Teachers of Distinction Award, part of George Mason University's annual Teaching Excellence Awards. Read More...


GMU Counseling Couple Honored for Global Impact

March 7, 2013

Two CEHD professors, Rita Chi-Ying Chung and Fred Bemak, are profiled today in a laudatory Washington Post article about their counseling work and impact. Read More...


Three CEHD Professors Receive Global Studies Grants

February 18, 2013

Congratulations to three CEHD faculty members for receiving 2013 research awards for new cutting-edge research from the Center for Global Studies. Read More...


Professor Brozo Cited in New York Times Article on Boys' Grade Gap

February 4, 2013

Dr. Brozo's thesis about globalization and the academic and grade gap between boys and girls was cited in the New York Times this past weekend. Read More...


Professor Rita Chi-Ying Chung Receives 2013 Outstanding Faculty Award from SCHEV

January 23, 2013

Congratulations to Rita Chi-Ying Chung, professor of counseling and development, for receiving the 2013 Outstanding Faculty Award from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia! Read More...

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