Tag Archives: Angela Calabrese Barton

International conference connects scholars, begins dialogue

International conference connects scholars, begins dialogue

Scholars from around the world gathered at Michigan State University in June 2017 to explore education’s role in an increasingly connected and diverse world. The Office of International Studies in Education planned the first-time conference, called “Addressing inequalities, mobility and dislocation: Insights from international and domestic research and practice.” Participants came from 13 countries, 22… Read More »

Calabrese Barton selected as AERA Fellow

Calabrese Barton selected as AERA Fellow

Angela Calabrese Barton, professor of teacher education and a recognized leader in science education at Michigan State University, will be honored as an American Educational Research Association (AERA) Fellow during the organization’s Annual Meeting on April 28, 2017. Calabrese Barton is among 14 scholars who are are being commended for their contributions to and achievements in research in their dedicated… Read More »

Crespo receives Outstanding Faculty honor

Crespo receives Outstanding Faculty honor

Michigan State University honored Professor Sandra Crespo with the William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award at the annual All-University Awards on Feb. 7, 2017. Crespo was among 10 MSU faculty members who received the award for their outstanding contributions to research and education. Crespo, a renowned mathematics educator and researcher, is recognized for her work… Read More »

Flennaugh appointed as coordinator of urban initiatives

Flennaugh appointed as coordinator of urban initiatives

Assistant Professor Terry Flennaugh has been working to advance urban programs at the Michigan State University College of Education since he became the college’s coordinator of urban initiatives in spring 2015. The newly created position has helped Flennaugh better understand the relationships of urban partners on various projects, and how effective and important those projects… Read More »

Calabrese Barton explores makerspaces as WT Grant Foundation Distinguished Fellow

Calabrese Barton explores makerspaces as WT Grant Foundation Distinguished Fellow

Professor of teacher education Angela Calabrese Barton will spend the next two years embedded in museums to explore the potential of makerspaces to create equitable learning opportunities for youth. She is embarking on the project as a recipient of the William T. Grant Foundation’s Distinguished Fellows Program, which gives mid-career researchers a rare opportunity to… Read More »

MSU at AERA: At a Glance

Faculty members and graduate students from Michigan State University will travel to Chicago, Ill., for the 2015 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting. International and domestic researchers will attend the April 16-20 event to share and discuss research across numerous education disciplines. Here is a look at the key honors and appointments involving College… Read More »

Calabrese Barton receives Outstanding Faculty Award

Calabrese Barton receives Outstanding Faculty Award

Michigan State University is honoring Professor Angela Calabrese Barton with the William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award. She is among 10 MSU faculty members receiving the award this year for outstanding contributions to research and education. Calabrese Barton is heralded for her work that improves interest and achievement in the sciences and engineering for students from… Read More »

MSU selected to edit Journal of Teacher Education

MSU selected to edit Journal of Teacher Education

Michigan State University’s College of Education has been named as the next editorial host of the Journal of Teacher Education (JTE), the premier journal for teacher education. The editors were selected through a competitive proposal process and approved for a three-year term by the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE), The current editorial… Read More »

Calabrese Barton receives civic engagement award

Calabrese Barton receives civic engagement award

In early November, Angela Calabrese Barton, professor in the Department of Teacher Education, was honored with the 2013-14 MSU Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Award. She received the annual award for her long-standing service with GET City, an after school science program for Lansing youth. GET City helps to provide a year-round program designed to engage… Read More »

Professor shares national award for afterschool program

Professor shares national award for afterschool program

A long-standing afterschool program created by Michigan State University has been honored as having one of the nation’s most innovative approaches for helping middle school students succeed. GET City (Green Energy Technologies in the City) received a 2012 Afterschool Innovator Award presented on Oct. 18 by the Afterschool Alliance and MetLife Foundation during a special… Read More »