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School of Education ACE-STEM Initiative Celebrates Completion of Two-Year Mark with First Cohort of Teacher Participants

May 30, 2024

Sujin Kim, assistant professor in George Mason’s ESOL and World Languages Education programs, is the principal investigator of a project to enhance equitable education for multilingual learners. Read more...

CEHD Faculty Awarded U.S. State Department Grant to Provide Professional Development to English Language Teachers in Turkmenistan

May 22, 2024

Professor Joan Shin leads the Global Online Teacher Education Center (GOTEC) in expanding the reach of professional development to enhance the capacity of English teachers in the international community. Read more...

Secondary Education Program Faculty Collaborates on an NSF-Funded Project to Construct a Digital Platform that Helps Students Fact Check AI-Generated Content

April 29, 2024

George Mason Assistant Professor Erdogan Kaya is working with researchers from the University of Alabama to develop the “Compose with AI” web application. Read more...

Mason Education Leadership Faculty to Provide Professional Development to School Leaders in Uzbekistan

April 22, 2024

Associate professor Farnoosh Shahrokhi receives a grant sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Uzbekistan to enhance leadership abilities of school administrators. Read more...

Mason Faculty Receive Spencer Vision Grant to Advance Educational Equity

April 11, 2024

CEHD and College of Public Health faculty collaborate on family-led early childhood systems change in Fairfax County, Virginia. Read more...

School of Education Faculty Awarded Grant to Deliver “Teaching English to Young Learners” Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

March 20, 2024

Professor Joan Shin, director of GOTEC, leads a team in the design of professional development for English language teachers globally. Read more...

Mason School of Education Faculty Selected for Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

March 13, 2024

Risto Marttinen, associate professor in Mason’s Health and Physical Education program, will be conducting research in Finland beginning early next year. Read more...

School of Education Faculty and Doctoral Candidate Partner with West Virginia Birth to Three to Make Early Intervention Services for Young Children More Equitable through Family-Centered Practice

March 5, 2024

Christan Coogle, associate professor in Mason’s Special Education program, and PhD candidate Clarissa Wade, are partnering with the “West Virginia Birth to Three” statewide early intervention system. Read more...

School of Education Faculty Receives Grant in Support of Multidisciplinary Project Focusing on Law Enforcement Officer Decision-Making in High Stress Conditions

February 23, 2024

Assistant professor Stephanie Dailey leads a research team that is using virtual reality to identify factors that influence use of force decision-making. Read more...

School of Education Faculty Author Article Chosen for NSTA/NARST “Research Worth Reading” Recognition

February 22, 2024

Mason Professors Erin Peters-Burton and Anastasia Kitsantas are among the authors of an article that addresses the integration of computational thinking into science education. Read more...