College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

College of Education and Human Development

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Excellence in Online Teaching

July 7, 2020

Special Education Associate Professor Yoosun Chung receives university’s 2020 Online Teaching Excellence Award. Read more...
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Multidisciplinary Research

June 24, 2020

CEHD, College of Science professors team up for continuation of National Science Foundation grant on math modeling in schools. Read more...
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Dissecting Online Learning

June 17, 2020

Research of learning technologies associate professor Jered Borup mentioned in New York Times article on virtual classrooms Read more...
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Virtual Conference

June 12, 2020

Students in a hospitality, tourism and event management information systems course planned a virtual web conference with hospitality experts. Read more...
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Gracious Legacy

May 21, 2020

Former CEHD dean Jeff Gorrell remembered for mastery as educator and artist. Read more...
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Faculty Excellence

May 21, 2020

Transformative Teaching Associate Professor Jenice View honored with Earle C. Williams Presidential Medal for Faculty Excellence in Social Impact. Read more...
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CEHD Cares

May 5, 2020

CEHD providing educational webinars and resources to help families sheltered at home. Read more...
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Robert Baker Named Interim Dean of CEHD

April 10, 2020

Director of School of Sport, Recreation, and Tourism Management has been a CEHD faculty member since 2005. Read more...
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Fostering Student Involvement

March 31, 2020

CEHD professor inspires math teachers to engage students with creative virtual instruction. Read more...
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Breaking Through the Screen

March 26, 2020

CEHD professors conduct global webinars on how to teach English online to children and teenagers. Read more...
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Dean Ginsberg Named Interim Provost

March 26, 2020

CEHD Dean Mark Ginsberg has been named Interim Provost and Executive Vice President of George Mason University. Read more...
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Generous Endowment

March 17, 2020

Beck Foundation bestows faculty fellowship gift to support School of Kinesiology, Patriot Performance Lab and Mason athletic department. Read more...
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Influential Research

March 9, 2020

Kinesiology professor Margaret Jones collaborates on study with Mayo Clinic that finds vitamin D deficiency in college athletes playing indoor sports. Read more...
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International Reach

February 21, 2020

Mason offers Korean teachers professional development training and hands-on experience. Read more...
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Seeking out More Teachers

February 14, 2020

Mason heads effort to recruit more teachers for the visually impaired and blind. Read more...
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Ripple Effect

February 7, 2020

CEHD tourism and events management professor Min Park expects coronavirus to have a serious impact on U.S. tourism. Read more...
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‘Dream Come True’

February 7, 2020

Mason LIFE grad Chris Carter (’16) to participate in NBA All-Star Weekend with Special Olympics. Read more...
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Integrating the Arts

February 6, 2020

CEHD professor Jatin Ambegaonkar collaborates with CHHS, CVPA for study on effects of arts engagement on health of older adults. Read more...
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Lessons from the Trenches

January 17, 2020

Professor Stephanie Dailey brings rich local counseling experience into her Mason classroom. Read more...
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Trumpeting Education

December 10, 2019

University, CEHD factor into success of 2019 Virginia Education Summit. Read more...
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Counseling as 'a gift'

November 21, 2019

New counseling professor Melchior talks about the gift of being a counselor. Read more...
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'Life-changing'

November 19, 2019

Mason awarded three doctoral grants to prepare the next generation of special education faculty. Read more...
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Tackling Concussion Diagnosis

November 11, 2019

Athletic Training Professor Shane Caswell contributing to research that will use saliva to diagnose and monitor concussions. Read more...
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Recognized Globally

November 8, 2019

Education moves up in Times Higher Education World University rankings. Read more...
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Preparing Future Teachers

November 7, 2019

TEACHERtrack@Mason program helps fight Virginia’s teacher shortage. Read more...
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Courageous Conversations

November 1, 2019

Mason team encourages high school students to speak out. Read more...
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Three million students around the world are estimated to have used CEHD professor’s books

October 3, 2019

Successful book series and new Massive Open Online Course help professor spread best teaching practices globally. Read more...
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National educator prep accrediting body recognizes Mason as a leader

September 26, 2019

Mason among 13 institutions earning recognition for leadership and commitment to continuous improvement. Read more...
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Rita Chi-Ying Chung finishing a celebrated faculty career by doing some of her greatest work

September 4, 2019

Counseling professor thinks back on Mason career and her many students. Read more...
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George Mason University’s College of Education and Human Development Dean Mark R. Ginsberg announced the creation of three new schools within the college.

August 28, 2019

The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) approved the School of Education, the School of Kinesiology, and the School of Sport, Recreation, and Tourism Management. Read more...
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CEHD Welcomes Six New Instructional Faculty Members

August 22, 2019

Dean Mark Ginsberg announced the addition of six new instructional faculty for the 2019-20 school year. Read more...
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Elementary Education program teams up with Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning Through the Arts

August 22, 2019

Graduate students learn ways to mix music, dance, and drama into curriculum. Read more...
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Fred Bemak leaving major impact on Counseling and Development program that will be felt after his retirement

August 22, 2019

Counselors Without Borders founder reflects on time at Mason. Read more...
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Pop-up traffic garden provides a non-crash course in road safety

August 20, 2019

CEHD faculty, students test data-collection process with ‘dry run’ at Mason’s Child Development Center. Read more...
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CEHD professor speaks at conference in Turkey on challenges facing Syrian refugee children

July 17, 2019

Counseling professor Fred Bemak recommends culturally responsive model of psycho-social support Read more...
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Board of Visitors names Anne Holton interim president

June 20, 2019

The George Mason University Board of Visitors today unanimously voted to appoint former Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton as the university’s interim president. The appointment will take effect August 1. Read more...
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Former Virginia Education Secretary Concerned About Teaching Profession

May 22, 2019

Drops in students pursuing teaching profession worry former education secretary. Read more...
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Sixteen CEHD Faculty Members Receive Promotion and/or Tenure

May 15, 2019

Dean Ginsberg announced that sixteen faculty members received promotion and/or tenure. Read more...
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Learning Abroad

May 10, 2019

Spring break program explores Assistive Technology in South Korea. Read more...
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Robot Exclusive

April 30, 2019

Tourism and events management student helps promote Mason Dining through Starship delivery robots. Read more...
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Counseling Duo Earns Top Honors

April 29, 2019

Rita Chi-Ying Chung and Frederic Bemak are two of just five at the university to receive Presidential Awards for Faculty Excellence. Read more...
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Award-Winning Research

April 29, 2019

Mason Researchers Contribute to Award-Winning Paper on Adaptive Teaching. Read more...
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Congratulations to Michelle Gnoleba Seki, 2019 Academic Advisor of the Year

April 15, 2019

This annual award recognizes excellence in advising across campus. This year, 793 nominations were submitted for 108 different advisors, representing every undergraduate Mason college/school! Read more...
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Kid-Sized ‘Traffic Parks’ Are D.C.’s New Playgrounds With A Purpose

April 11, 2019

Education and transportation officials say traffic gardens are one creative way to teach the next generation of pedestrians and cyclists. Read more...
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He ensures firefighters work from positions of strength

April 10, 2019

Hunter Hautz's training manual for firefighter candidates in Prince William County was so valuable, the Mason master's student received a letter of commendation from the fire chief. Read more...
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An online window into autism

April 10, 2019

Wiley multimedia gives online special education students unprecedented access to case studies. Read more...
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Creating a Hub for Holocaust Education at Mason

April 5, 2019

For the past year, Mark Helmsing has been intensely studying the Holocaust. His research focuses on the affective and emotional dimensions of history — how people feel about the past, and how the past makes them feel in return. Read more...
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CEHD Ranks Highly in U.S. News & World Report Graduate Program Rankings, Among Others

April 4, 2019

The College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) has recently made a strong showing in a trio of prestigious rankings, each of which uses different metrics to rank schools and programs against others in the U.S.—and in one case, around the world. Read more...
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AERA Review of Research Award

March 29, 2019

CEHD faculty members Seth Parsons and Allison Ward Parsons, in addition to doctoral students Melissa Gallagher and Melissa Pierczynski, received the AERA Review of Research Award. Read more...