College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

CEHD Professional Development Committee

Committee Members

  • Duke, Jodi: GSE; 2-year term, 2016–2018
  • Frank, Toya: GSE; 2-year term, 2017–2019
  • Hopson, Rodney: GSE; 2-year term, 2016–2018
  • McDowell, Jacqueline: RHT; 2-year term, 2017–2019
  • Parham, Candace: RHT; 2-year term, 2016–2018


  • PDC Meeting - Increasing Student Engagement (video) - 12/2/2015
  • Recharge your Teaching: New Takes on “Tried and True” Teaching Strategies (video)
  • E-Learning and Technology in Teaching: Available Features and Resources (video)
  • Promotion and Tenure (video) (poor video quality)