The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University, College of Education, was awarded a $300,000 grant from the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage on June 16, 2014 for A Fierce Kind of Love: A Community Conversation in Performance, Image, Story and Dialogue.
Early childhood education major MaryKate Higgins came to Temple from a small town in Pennsylvania, hungry for new experiences and a chance to make a difference. She got that and more from Temple's College of Education. Tag along as she teaches kindergarten at nearby Duckrey Elementary.
During Temple University Career Week, College of Education students completed 117 interviews with 23 local, regional, national, and international employers.
Temple University College of Education May 2014 graduate Aaron Troisi is a teacher who also is the educational director of Hip Hop Fundamentals, a dynamic troupe that uses hip-hop music and breakdancing to connect with students in lower-income communities.
The Institute on Disabilities at Temple University, along with The Arc of Philadelphia, hosted a press conference on Thursday, April 17, 2014 featuring Robert P. Casey Jr., U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania. Senator Casey visited Temple's main campus to discuss the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act or "The ABLE Act" that he introduced, along with U.S. Representative from Florida, Ander Crenshaw.
Students in the Adult & Organizational Development program in the College of Education at Temple University have launched a student chapter of the American Society of Training & Development.
Temple University College of Education Early Childhood Education student Hannah Seigle, was chosen as an Outstanding Nominee in the Distinguished AmeriCorps Service category for the 2nd Annual Mayors Award for Distinguished National Service.
A college experience might seem out of reach for adults with intellectual disabilities. But thanks to a program at Temple University, some of those people are finding themselves on campus and in class.