This medal is the third highest award the Department of the Army bestows to honor civilian contributions that are reflective of superior service, achievement or heroism.
Dr. William R. Hite shared his focus on equity, innovation, and quality of K-12 education in Philadelphia in a lecture he delivered to the Temple community on Tuesday, November 29.
“With this information about their options, the seventh-grade students will be better prepared to make career-oriented choices as they consider CTE programs as part of their pathway to and through college,” said Juliet D. Curci, EDU ’11. “Our goal is to help students make informed decisions when choosing which high schools they want to apply to.”
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.