Human Development and Community Engagement
Many students want to make a difference in children’s lives in other ways besides being a teacher. Our new B.S. in Human Development and Community Engagement provides the training needed to understand the factors that impede or facilitate the cognitive, social, and physical development of children, particularly in urban communities.
Dr. Peshe Kurlioff, Professor of Teaching and Learning discusses teacher preparation and teacher quality on WHYY Radio Times.
The College of Education at Temple University's Alpha Alpha Nu Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, an international education honor society was selected as a recipient of a Bronze Literacy Alive! Award for its Library Revitalization program. Temple's chapter was one of 26 colleges and universities selected to receive a Literacy Alive! Award among 165 entrants.
Dr. Maia Bloomfield Cucchiara was selected as the 2014 recipient of the American Sociological Association Pierre Bourdieu Award which recognizes the best book in the Sociology of Education published in 2012 or 2013.