The Summer 2016 issue of The Earth Scientist, coordinated by Dr. Janelle Bailey, focused on a series of activities for high school Earth science classes.
An article co-authored by Dr. Doug Lombardi, Assistant Professor, Science Education, Teaching and Learning Department, was recently recognized as the third most highly cited article in 2015 across a wide range of behavioral science journals published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis.
Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab, Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology selected to Politco Top 50 thinkers, doers and visionaries transforming American politics in 2016.
The College of Education will host a book launch to celebrate the release of Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream by Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab, Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology at Temple University.
Dr. Michael Smith, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Faculty Affairs and Professor of Literacy Education, was awarded the National Council of Teachers of English 2016 David H. Russell Research Award, making him only the second recipient in the award's 52 year history to win twice.
Dr. Armando Estrada, Assistant Professor of Adult & Organizational Development has been appointed to the Committee on Division and American Psychological Association Relations (CODAPAR). This highly competitive appointment is reflective of Dr. Estrada's leadership, research, and professional service.
In a recent op-ed, Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab, Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology in the College of Education at Temple University discusses the changes needed to streamline and ease the process for college-bound students to be considered for financial aid. She suggests that "Eliminating unnecessary paperwork is a step in the right direction."
Dr. Frank Farkey, Laura Carnell Professor of Educational Psychology was named to the Board of Directors of the Elwyn Institute. Elwyn is one of the nation’s oldest private non-profit organizations serving people with intellectual, developmental and behavioral challenges.
Two faculty members in the College of Education at Temple University have been elected to national leadership positions of the American Psychological Association.