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Valerie Earnshaw received 4-Year NIH grant

Dr. Earnshaw received an Early Career Development award from National Institute of Health. She will study of stigma surrounding drug use while being mentored by Jean-Philippe Laurenceau, UD professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences.

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). 

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.

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