College of Education Statement of Inclusivity
The College of Education has issued a statement of inclusivity to highlight the underlying values of our organization in support of all students, staff, and faculty. These values are predicated on promoting education—in schools, in the workplace, in organizations, and in the community—as a critically important way to achieve social justice and equality of opportunity.
Bill McDonough EDU '89 is the President and CEO of Constellation, a "growing partnership of mutual liability insurers that unite to provide solutions and support to physicians", such as insurance for medical malpractice lawsuits and providing stress management for both the physicians and the injured patients. Based out of Saint Paul, MN, Bill's main role is to provide leadership in both financial and operational direction.
The American Educational Research Association (AERA) has selected James Earl Davis, Bernard C. Watson Endowed Chair in Urban Education and Professor of Higher Education and Educational Leadership as a 2018 AERA Fellow. AERA Fellows are selected on the basis of their notable and sustained research achievements.
The College of Education in collaboration with Steppingtone Scholars Inc., received a $1.1 million grant to incorporate a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) out-of-school time (OST) program to students at Paul L. Dunbar and Tanner G. Duckrey Schools. The 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) Grant will focus on building college preparatory academics and enrichment to the underserved K-8 schools.
Sara Goldrick-Rab, professor of higher education policy and sociology and her team at the Wisconsin HOPE lab, along with Temple’s Office of Institutional Research and Assessment conducted research to inform Temple's efforts to combat food insecurity on campus by opening a food pantry in the Howard Gittis Student Center. The pantry is slated to open in February.