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.
Temple University College of Education alumna Jessica Reed Thomas was named a 2015 Local PBS Digital Innovator. Jessica holds a Master of Education in Career & Technical Education with Concentration in Business, Computers, Information Technology Education and is a technology teacher at New Foundations Charter School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Celia Feinstein, Co-Executive Director of the Temple University Institute on Disabilities discusses the reduction of funding and services for those with disabilities on WHYY Radio. "One of the biggest services that families used to avail themselves of is respite, which is basically a temporary break from caregiving, but that's become less and less a service that the system offers."
For a second consecutive year, the Temple University College of Education Alpha Alpha Nu Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education was selected as a recipient of the Community Service Chapter Program Award and the Membership Chapter Program Award.
Dr. Frank Farley has been honored by the Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PPA) with its highest award for public contributors of psychology, the "Psychology in the Media Award". Farley's contributions as a public intellectual cover all forms of media including television, radio, newspapers, magazines, blogs and internet sites.