Dr. Michael Smith, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Faculty Development and Professor of Literacy Education publishes a new book that discusses the need to distinguish the value of the Common Core Standards from questionable views of teaching and learning that standards writers and promoters have been expressing.
Dr. Cindy Belliveau, Assistant Professor of Adult & Organizational Development in the College of Education was recognized as the recipient of the 2014 Temple University Faculty Advisor Award.
Dr. Barbara Wasik, PNC Chair and Professor of Educational Psychology was selected as the recipient of the Paul W. Eberman Faculty Research Award for outstanding contributions to her field.
Dr. Krissy Najera, Assistant Professor of Teaching and Learning was selected a recipient of the the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Awards for Distinguished Teaching honor faculty whose work in teaching and research has benefited the lives of Temple students
Dr. Doug Lombardi, Assistant Professor Science Education colloquium "Climate Change Education: Warm Processes in Learning about a Hot Topic” has been invited to be a plenary panel session at the International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts and Responses to be held in Reykjavik, Iceland, June 27-28, 2014.
Dr. Barbara Wasik, Professor and PNC Chair in Early Childhood Education in the College of Education at Temple University collaborated with PNC Grow Up Great to develop a website that features early childhood science activities for teachers. The activities were contributed by national science centers such as the Franklin Institute.
Discover Magazine's #82 top story of 2013 features the work of Dr. Frank Farley who discusses new disputes over psychiatry's manual and how the updated DSM-5 continues to stir controversy over how it defines mental illness.