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CEHD News

February 03, 2012
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CEHD Professors Emeriti to Present Dual Language Research Findings

October 23, 2014

Virginia Collier and Wayne Thomas will present their longitudinal research findings on dual language education at Merten Hall on October 28. Read more...
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Mason's Christopher Atwater Ranks No. 9 on RateMyProfessor.com

October 23, 2014

Out of the 1.4 million college instructors listed on RateMyProfessor.com, Assistant Professor Atwater is ranked #9! Read more...
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KC Royals' Front Office is Led by George Mason Alumni

October 22, 2014

GM Dayton Moore and two additional Mason alumni have been key to the Kansas City Royals' resurgence and World Series run. Read more...
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In Defense of Strong Social Studies Education

October 22, 2014

Assistant Professor Anthony Pellegrino and 16 other Virginia scholars joined to defend the continued teaching of history and social science. Read more...
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Running Blogger "Deb Runs" Reviews 3-D Gait Analysis at the SMART Lab

October 21, 2014

Serious runners like Debbie Casola are taking advantage of the 3-D Gait Analysis available at George Mason's SMART Lab, one of only three sites in the U.S. Read more...
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Discussion on Education Equity Policies to Feature James Anderson on Oct 22

October 21, 2014

All are invited to a discussion on changing education equity policies featuring the noted scholar James D. Anderson from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Read more...
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Seth Parsons Named Emerging Leader in Education

October 20, 2014

Phi Delta Kappa International has selected Associate Professor Seth Parsons as a member of the Emerging Leaders Class of 2014-15. Read more...
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Kinesiology Program Earns National CAAHEP Accreditation

October 20, 2014

The Kinesiology program at George Mason recently earned the field's highest stamp of approval as a CAAHEP accredited academic program. Read more...
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Think You Want To Be a Teacher? Come to the Oct 9 Advising Event!

September 24, 2014

George Mason undergraduates from all majors are invited to this advising event — it's for anyone thinking about going into teaching. Read more...
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Athletic Training Student Receives NATA Foundation Academic Scholarship

September 24, 2014

Senior Cheryl Hairston has been awarded the first NATA Foundation academic scholarship ever received by a George Mason University student. Read more...
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Sport Management Alumnus Takes Company from Dorm to NYC

September 22, 2014

Felix Addison, a Class of 2012 alumnus, has received venture capital funding for a company he started while an undergraduate at George Mason University. Read more...
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Learning Technologies Wins National Award for Collaboration and Innovation

September 22, 2014

The Division of Learning Technologies is a recipient of the 2014 Learning! 100 award, which recognizes high performance organizations that embrace collaboration and innovation. Read more...
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CEHD Alumna Makes Team Sports Accessible for Children With Autism

September 22, 2014

Margarita Benavides, a graduate of the Special Education program, is the founder of a growing team sports program for children with special needs. Read more...
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Help George Mason Win the Outdoor Nation Challenge

September 22, 2014

George Mason is one of ten universities selected to be part of the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge from Sept 27 - Nov 22. Read more...
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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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