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CEHD recognized outstanding alumni

During our Alumni Weekend reception, CEHD presented awards to four outstanding alumni. Sally Gore received the Leadership and Community Service Award, Mark Holodick - Excellence in Education Award, Nick Baker - Service to CEHD Award and Zoi Philippakos - New Graduate Award.

CEHD Alumni with UD pom poms Join us for Alumni Weekend

CEHD alumni are invited to join us for two free College events during UD's Alumni Weekend. The College Reception, featuring fabulous conversation, cuisine and cocktails is Friday evening. A MakerSpace Open House in Sat. morning in Willard. Register now!

Golinkoff and Pasek accept 2017 child dev award Award Winning Researchers

This spring, four CEHD faculty were recognized for their outstanding research on subjects ranging from child development to school psychology. Eight students were presented awards during the CEHD Steele Symposium.

CEHD Alumni with UD pom poms Upcoming Events

CEHD hosts a number of events each spring, to recognize the achievements of our students and celebrate the end of the academic year. Click here to learn more about the Steele Research Symposium, Celebration of Excellence, CEHD Convocation and CEHD's Alumni Weekend Reception.

Hiebert receiving Lindsay award Leading the field in Teacher Education

Jim Hiebert, professor, SOE, was presented the Lindsey Award for his distinguished research in teacher education. His team has created a collaborative process proven to improve the curriculum and instructional practices, preparing prospective teachers to teach mathematics.

Steele Symposium posters Registration open for Steele Symposium

The Steele Symposium is a great opportunity for students to showcase their classwork or research projects. Registration is open from February 21 - March 22 to enter your submission. Students may elect to present papers or posters.

Fulbright Scholar addressing food insecurity

Fulbright scholar Allison Karpyn is currently in the Bahamas analyzing the issue of food insecurity at a national level. Food insecurity is a particularly critical issue for island nations like the Bahamas that do not produce the majority of their food. “Obesity and hunger are two sides of the same coin."

Ferretti talks to Stubbs students Strengthening education through partnerships

This fall, CEHD established partnerships with a number of organizations to foster academic success, including Stubbs Elementary School in Wilm., the American Community School of Athens and the Partnership for Public Education in DE.

faculty and student discuss research project Advocating for survivors of abuse

Olivia Blythe, a human services and women & gender studies major, wants to make a career advocating for survivors of domestic abuse. When she learned that faculty member Ruth Fleury-Steiner was looking for assistance evaluating the protection order process in domestic abuse cases, Blythe jumped at the chance.

UD student on Peruvian mountain Giving for Global

If you have traveled outside of our borders--whether through study abroad, a service project or just a family vacation--you know how enriching the experience can be. And how expensive. During #UDGlobalMonth, help our students make a difference globally by contributing to the CEHD Study Abroad fund.

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