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.
In partnership with the Association of Public Land-grant Universities, the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities and the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, the Transformational Planning grant is a one-year initiative that seeks to transform the way higher education is delivered. One of seven universities selected nationwide, Temple University will use the grant to support research in admissions, enrollment and retention in the 2014-2015 school year.
Temple University President Neil D. Theobald visited Bloomberg’s offices in New York City to meet with higher-education reporter Janet Lorin, one of the leading voices in the national media covering student debt, admissions and financial aid. President Theobald has been a voice for alternative admissions, understanding that standardized test scores may not reflect a student's full potential.
The Eye to Eye chapter at Temple University is an art-based program that connects student mentors with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders to local middle school and elementary school-aged children who face similar challenges
With Visualize Temple—Temple University’s comprehensive campus plan—drawing closer to completion, anticipation is building for the plan’s centerpiece: a new, state-of-the-art library.
Temple University President Neil D. Theobald recently joined other college presidents and education leaders at the second White House College Opportunity Day of Action, where over 600 new commitments—including two from Temple—were announced to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.