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February 03, 2012
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Ferguson Policing Discussion Hosted by CEHD

September 15, 2014

The fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri is the subject of a panel discussion on September 15 at 7 pm. Read more...
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Team Mason to Honor SRHT Alumnus at Softball Tournament

August 29, 2014

The Kyle Wilson Memorial Softball Tournament this Sunday, August 31, honors an alumnus of the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism. Read more...
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Welcome to Ten New Faculty Members

August 29, 2014

CEHD welcomes ten new faculty members to the college's two schools, the Graduate School of Education and the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism. Read more...
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Doctoral Student Receives Aspiring Superintendent Scholarship

August 27, 2014

Langley High School principal Matthew Ragone recently received the AASA Aspiring Superintendent Scholarship, marking the second year in a row that a George Mason University PhD student has won the award. Read more...
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"Best and Worst Cities for Recreation 2014" Features Interview with James Kozlowski

August 27, 2014

Associate Professor James Kozlowski lends his expertise for an article on how public parks and recreation help define the quality of life in most communities. Read more...
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PhD Dissertations - Spring and Summer 2014

August 26, 2014

Fourteen PhD in Education students recently defended their dissertations as part of the final requirements for receiving a doctoral degree. Read more...
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Discussing Sports: Not Merely a Trivial Pursuit

August 26, 2014

Chris Elzey, co-director of the Center for the Study of Sport and Leisure in Society, explains how discussion of sports is a discussion of what matters in our nation. Read more...
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Sport and Video Game Design Program Prepares Students for New Careers

August 14, 2014

U.S. News and World Report's website notes the surge in university video game design programs, including Mason's undergraduate minor in Sport and Computer Game Design. Read more...
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Cheryl Welch Wins a Mason "Staff Swap" Week in Korea

August 13, 2014

CEHD's own Cheryl Welch was selected for a week at Mason's Korea campus as part of the Global Professional Staff Exchange Program. Read more...
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New Tuition Discounts for CEHD Graduate Students!

July 21, 2014

Tuition discounts are now available! Virginia educators and CEHD out-of-state graduate students may qualify. Read more...
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Seven CEHD Staff Recognized at Professional Development Ceremony

July 16, 2014

Congratulations to CEHD staff who received program certificates at the 2014 Faculty and Staff Professional Development Recognition Ceremony. Read more...
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VCET Excellence in Teaching Academies Are Now in Second Week

July 9, 2014

Outstanding teachers from throughout the state are on campus this week for the Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching academies. Read more...
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Spirit of King Award Presented to Shelley Wong

July 7, 2014

Associate Professor Shelley Wong received the 2014 Spirit of King Award from the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Multicultural Education. Read more...
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Pamela Hudson Baker is Appointed New Division Director

July 3, 2014

Pam Baker became director of the Division of Special Education and disAbility Research on July 1. Read more...
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Four Outstanding Students Named Dean’s Scholars

July 3, 2014

Four exceptional doctoral students who are entering the PhD in Education program in Fall 2014 have been selected as Dean's Scholars. Read more...
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Kim Kalthoff Named George Mason's Employee of the Month

July 2, 2014

CEHD's own Kim Kalthoff has been named George Mason University's July 2014 Employee of the Month. Read more...
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One- and Two-Credit Physical Activity Courses Are the Perfect Fit

July 2, 2014

Physical activity courses introduce fun and fitness to students' busy schedules. Read more...
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Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society Celebrates Four New Members

July 1, 2014

Kappa Delta Pi welcomed four new members to Mason's chapter of the International Honor Society in Education. Read more...
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Maker Faires and Maker Spaces

June 30, 2014

Professor Kimberly Sheridan's ongoing research on how learning takes place in maker spaces coincides with the White House's first Maker Faire in June. Read more...
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Teachers Become the Students at George Mason

June 30, 2014

The Fairfax County Times was on campus last week to report on what turned out to be a great inaugural session of the Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching. Read more...
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Donna Sterling, Prominent STEM Education Scholar and Mason Professor, Passes Away at 65

June 24, 2014

George Mason University is deeply saddened to note the death of Professor Donna Sterling. Read more...
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Eco-Tourism Students Research the Use of Local Food at Conferences

June 19, 2014

Students in Tour 312 conduct research on how conference planners can go "green" by using local food producers. Read more...
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Instructional Design Students Show Off Real-World Apps to Employers

June 19, 2014

Students in the Instructional Design and Technology program get to show off the apps they've created to influential employers. Read more...
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Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching Announces Summer Academy Selections

June 18, 2014

The Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching has selected 100 of Virginia's top teachers for its four new summer academies. Read more...
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VISTA Program Joins Prestigious National STEM Database

June 13, 2014

The VISTA program has joined Change the Equation's national STEMworks database, receiving the highest possible rating in all ten categories reviewed. Read more...
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Reflections on the "Whole Child"

June 13, 2014

A Teacher of the Year offers a personal, poignant description of the evolution of her approach to teaching. Read more...
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Thank You Cam Videos - GSE Graduation 2014

May 18, 2014

Enjoy these videos from graduates of the Graduate School of Education! Read more...
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Thank You Cam Videos - RHT Graduation 2014

May 17, 2014

Enjoy these videos from graduates of the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism!  Read More...

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Graduation! Photos & Videos for the Class of 2014

May 12, 2014

Are you graduating this weekend? Check cehd.gmu.edu/class2014 for videos and more! Read More...

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Take Courses at Mason's Arlington Summer Sports Institute

May 12, 2014

Interested in sport management? Students are invited to take courses this summer at Mason's Arlington Summer Sports Institute. Read More...

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Alumna Honored as Finalist for 2014 National Teacher of the Year

May 2, 2014

Melissa Porfirio calls it a “tremendous honor.” The alumna of George Mason University’s Graduate School of Education was among four finalists honored May 1 by President Obama at a White House ceremony announcing the 2014 National Teacher of the Year. Read More...

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Standing Room Only for Brown@60 Event!

April 29, 2014

The audience spilled out into Mason Hall at the "Unspoken Histories" event last night, with a standing ovation and special guests among the highlights. Read More...

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New Online MEd Program Aims to Transform K-12 Teaching

April 25, 2014

A new online master’s degree program being introduced by George Mason University this summer helps experienced teachers reinvigorate their commitment to students and learning. Read More...

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Transforming Classrooms, Transforming Teachers

April 24, 2014

A parade of kindergarten students hold up a sign saying “I Love You!” with a red paper heart attached. Is it an art project, or maybe a student performance? Read More...

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John Moore, Former Marriott Executive, Joins Mason Faculty

April 24, 2014

John Moore, formerly of Marriott International, has joined the faculty of the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism in Mason’s College of Education and Human Development. He will begin teaching in Fall 2014. Read More...

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How Do You Spell Mnemonics? Try Scruggs-Mastropieri

April 22, 2014

Last week the Division for Learning Disabilities of the Council for Exceptional Children hosted a tribute for Mason's Tom Scruggs and Margo Mastropieri.  Read More...

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Real Life 101 Weddings Panel Features Maggie Daniels

April 21, 2014

Monte Durham of "Say Yes to the Dress Atlanta" and Maggie Daniels captivated a full house with their talk on weddings last week.   Read More...

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Moving SMART-ly: Lab Helps Athletes Avoid Injury

April 11, 2014

In recent decades, runners have adjusted to new shoes, music, clothing and energy bars. The innovation they would most like to see, however, has eluded them. Read More...

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Brown@60 Anniversary Event Comes to Mason on April 28

April 7, 2014

Join us at Mason Hall on Monday, April 28 at 6:00 pm for a film screening and symposium on the 60th Anniversary of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision. Read More...

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Mason Educators Train Teachers from 20 Countries

March 20, 2014

Mason educators were part of a group representing 20 different countries visiting the United States and George Mason University for six weeks this winter as part of a U.S. Department of State grant. Read More...

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New Research to Focus on Youth Lacrosse Injuries

March 19, 2014

Mason professors will soon begin US Lacrosse-funded research that uses sensors to track how and why head and other injuries occur. Read More...

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"Mason Miles" is First of Three Events for Kyle Wilson Memorial Scholarship

March 19, 2014

Mason's 5K/2K run tomorrow, a 10K walk in April, and a softball tournament over Labor Day all help raise funds for the Kyle Wilson Memorial Scholarship. Read More...

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More than 55 Education Employers Will Be at Mason Education Career Fair on March 19

March 18, 2014

George Mason University students and alumni are invited to the Education Career Fair on Wednesday, March 19 to meet with more than 55 education employers! Read More...

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Now Accepting Applications from Teachers! Attend the New Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching

March 5, 2014

Outstanding K-12 teachers are invited to apply to attend one of four academies offered this summer by the Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching (VCET) on the Fairfax campus of George Mason University. Read More...

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"Dialogue on Race" - March 5 in Mason Hall

March 5, 2014

All are invited to a "Dialogue on Race" tonight, March 5, to discuss negative and misleading statistics that appear in the media about people of color. Read More...

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Spread the Word to End the Word

February 26, 2014

Spread the word to end the word. What word? The "R-word." Watch this beautiful video from Mason LIFE.  Read More...

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White House to Honor Kevin Clark as a Champion of Change

February 24, 2014

The White House announced today that Dr. Kevin Clark has been named a "Champion of Change" and will be honored for his work on Wednesday, February 26. Read More...

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Gary Galluzzo Receives the 2014 David G. Imig Award for Distinguished Achievement

February 24, 2014

One of the preeminent honors in the education field will be presented on March 1 to Dr. Gary Galluzzo, recipient of the 2014 David G. Imig Award for Distinguished Achievement in Teacher Education. Read More...

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Mason Students Attend Teachers of Promise Institute

February 21, 2014

Last week Graduate School of Education students and faculty attended the Teachers of Promise Institute, which recognizes and celebrates the best prospective teachers in America. Read More...

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Bring on the Ice! Dr. Banville Merges Love of Winter Sports with Teaching

February 14, 2014

With the Winter Olympics in full swing, interest in the sport of curling is sky high! Read More...

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