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.
Dr. Steven J. Gross, Professor of Educational Leadership in the College of Education at Temple University was named the 2014 University Council for Educational Administration Master Professor.
The UCEA Master Professor award is given to an individual faculty member whose distinguished record includes the following characteristics:
Temple’s College of Education Clinic is offering a weekly after-school group for children ages 7-11 who struggle with making friendships and social skills in a fun, laid-back environment! Group members will build social skills and relationships as they build with Legos at “Builders’ Club.” The Club will be led by professionals and graduate level students.
Hundreds of Temple alumni, students, Temple faculty, staff and friends beautified city gardens, cleaned neighborhood streets, and distributed coats and supplies to underserved communities. The effort brought more than 450 participants to 27 scheduled events in 15 cities, eight states and three countries.
Dr. Matt Tincani, Associate Professor of Special Education and Applied Behavioral Analysis, co-authored in the study of under-identification of minority students with autism.
On Tuesday, November 4 in the Shimada Resource Center, The Office of Career and Student Development & Special Events hosted Chalk Talk: A First Year Teacher Panel. This event was one of four career development programs offered in the piloted Tuesday Teaching Techniques Fall 2014 series. College of Education students interacted with first year teachers, a principal, and a former superintendent to learn the true ins and outs of the first year of teaching!
We were delighted to welcome back to campus the following alumni: