Dr. Ikpa was an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership who started her career at Temple in 1992 and retired in the Spring of 2016. While at Temple she taught a range of graduate courses at both the Harrisburg and Philadelphia campuses. Her instruction focused on the theory and practice of educational administration and on educational reform initiatives.
Makena Toldson is a 9 year old writer who wrote her first published book Makena Goes to School at age five. Makena will be visiting the Norris After School Program on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm for a reading and Q&A session.
Over 400 7th graders from local elementary schools attended the Fair, which the College of Education hosted in partnership with Steppingstone Scholars, Inc. and the School District of Philadelphia. During the event, students learned about vocational programs available at Philadelphia’s Randolph, Dobbins and Mastbaum high schools.
Dr. Judith Stull, associate professor of higher education, is co-PI on a $1 million grant funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) entitled Emerging STEM Scholars.
“You often see school districts move up in salary rankings as that school district is being developed. You see districts make those rapid accelerations in teacher salaries in a period of growth and housing...it’s during those times when districts feel more optimistic about the future because of growth.”
Temple University College of Education faculty members, Dr. Tamara Sniad and Dr. Jill Swavely received a five-year, $2.7 million National Professional Development Grant from the U.S. Department of Education (DOE).
Dan Campbell, EDU ’11, frontman of the band The Wonder Years, shaped his songwriting perspective at Temple.