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UD campus in summer Open job searches with CEHD

To support the growing opportunities within our College, we have posted a range of open positions, ranging from Assoc. Dean of Research to Administrative Asst. If you are interested in working for a dynamic institute of higher learning, located on a beautiful campus, visit our job search page. 

Graduate Programs Open House

Join us this fall to learn about CEHD Graduate Programs. We are hosting open houses online and in person, providing information about our faculty, curriculum, funding and application requirements for our masters and doctoral programs.

DE House Bills 193 143 signed Gov. Carney signs 3 education bills

CEHD faculty and staff participated in the signing of 3 House Bills aimed at improving K-12 education in Delaware. These will the help increased pool of new teachers in DE public schools, and require high schools to offer computer science courses.

Nick Bell's community award CEHD recognizes excellence

Dean Vukelich presented three awards this month, recognizing the work of CEHD colleagues: Nick Bell received the Dr. Rita M. Fillos Award; Bill Lewis the CEHD Excellence in Teaching Award and Josh Wilson the Dean’s Research Award.

Prof Wilson demonstrates PEG software to student Improving ELA instruction in DE classrooms

Literacy professors Josh Wilson and Charles MacArthur received an IES grant to study the effect PEG Writing software has on nearly 3,000 students from Red Clay School District in grades 3-5. The grant partners them with Gaysha Beard, supervisor of Red Clay's English language arts (ELA). 

Building life skills

On July 19, a student in CDS's Summer CLSC program joined the Dean's staff to learn about communications and marketing. CLSC provides young adults with disabilities the opportunity to develop essential life skills and explore practical experiences in their intended career path.

Ugly web design Do ugly websites horrify you?

Do you cringe when you click on a website and find outdated content, poorly cropped photos or illogically organized menus? Then do we have an opportunity for you. CEHD is looking for a part time web content developer to help redesign our College and Centers' websites.

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.

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