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From the Dean: Making Connections

From the Dean: Making Connections

By Robert E. Floden Among the strengths of the Michigan State University College of Education are the ways our faculty, staff and students make connections. Members of our college’s community conduct research studies that connect pressing problems of practice and policy to understandings drawn from prior research and to new insights that emerge. Students and… Read More »

From the Dean

From the Dean

By Robert E. Floden I entered the deanship with deep knowledge that comes from years of working in the college. My formal training combined mathematics, statistics, economics and philosophy, along with the foundational and pedagogical training needed for my New Jersey mathematics teaching certificate. I was hired at Michigan State University in 1977 as part… Read More »