New Degrees in Early Childhood Education & Special Education
New options for becoming a certified Early Childhood Education (PreK-4th Grade) and Special Education (PreK-8th Grade) teacher have arrived at Temple. Our M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education and M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education and Special Education prepare high quality, professional educators who embrace innovation, equity, excellence, and leadership opportunities as teachers in diverse educational settings.
After successfully completing a three-year elected term on the APBS Board of Directors, Matt has continued to serve APBS through facilitation of the awarding of the annual E.G. “Ted” Carr Initial Researcher Award. This service requires considerable time and commitment throughout the course of each year culminating with selection and announcement of award winners in conjunction with our annual conference.
Dr. Yasko Kanno, Associate Professor of TESOL in the College of Education at Temple University was selected as the recipient of the TESOL International Association Award for Distinguished Research for her paper published in American Educational Research Journal titled, “''I'm Not Going to Be, Like, for the AP'': English Language Learners' Limited Access to Advanced College-Preparatory Courses in High School.”
Center on Innovations in Learning (CIL), based at the College of Education at Temple University, is part of the U.S. Department of Education’s Comprehensive Center Network, which was formed to help state education agencies work with districts and schools to meet student achievement goals. CIL is one of seven national content centers funded by the U.S. Department of Education to work with 15 regional comprehensive centers and state agencies in implementing innovations in learning.
Temple has formed a partnership with the national public school coalition Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) in an effort to increase college completion rates for graduates.