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Professional Studies in Education Department News

Laverick and Heider Discuss Supporting Children in Transition with Young Adult and Children’s Literature

DeAnna Laverick, Professional Studies in Education, and Kelly Heider, educational librarian, co-authored the article “Supporting Students in Transition through the Use of Touchstone Texts for Literacy Instruction,” published in the fall 2014 issue of Pennsylvania Reads.

Posted on 10/1/2014 7:33:02 PM

Doctoral Graduate and Faculty Discuss Improving Preschoolers’ Physical, Emotional, and Intellectual Health

Alumna Hannah Brewer co-authored an article with Keri Kulik and Kelli Paquette, “Moving Towards Student Wellness: The Effect of Positive Physical Activity Experiences on Body Mass Index Among Preschoolers,” in the National Teacher Education Journal.

Posted on 10/1/2014 7:27:16 PM

McAleer to Present Thinking Hats and Problem Solving Workshops

Franny McAleer, Professional Studies in Education instructor and student teaching supervisor, will present two workshops at the Celebrate the Challenges Special Education Conference 2014 in Kananaskis, Canada, October 16–18.

Posted on 10/1/2014 7:23:38 PM

Laverick Publishes On Improving Reading Proficiency and Hosting Artist Residencies

DeAnna Laverick, Professional Studies in Education, published “Supporting Striving Readers through Technology-based Instruction” and “Artist Residencies and Field Experiences: Supporting Early Childhood Pre-Student Teachers’ Knowledge and Pedagogy to Promote Arts-Based Learning.”

Posted on 9/24/2014 6:48:56 PM

College Technology Day: August 20, 2014

The IUP College of Education and Educational Technology hosted the seventh Technology Day, featuring educational use of new technology, in Stouffer Hall on August 20, 2014.

Posted on 8/15/2014 2:23:07 PM

2014 FDI Scholar Working in Professional Studies in Education

IUP's Frederick Douglass Institute 2014 scholar, May George, will be working in the Department of Professional Studies in Education for the next academic year.

Posted on 8/12/2014 11:42:55 AM

Fennimore Publishes Invited Review of New Book on Education and Social Justice

Beatrice Fennimore, Professional Studies in Education, published an invited review of the book Education, Justice, and Democracy (2014).

Posted on 8/4/2014 11:21:31 AM

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