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Stroupe receives national AACTE award

Stroupe receives national AACTE award

David Stroupe, assistant professor of science education, was recently announced as the winner of the 2015 AACTE Outstanding Dissertation Award for having the best dissertation in the nation. Stroupe will be recognized by the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) at the organization’s 67th Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Ga. at the end of February. This… Read More »

Two kinesiology instructors receive teaching citations

Two kinesiology instructors receive teaching citations

Two doctoral students in kinesiology received Excellence in Teaching Citations from Michigan State University on Feb. 10, 2014. The awards were administered during the annual All-University Awards, in which faculty and teaching assistants were honored for their education and research contributions to the university. The Excellence in Teaching Citations were given to six individuals who distinguished… Read More »

Richmond receives community engagement award

Richmond receives community engagement award

Each year, university and community partners are selected to jointly receive the Community Engagement Scholarship Award at the Michigan State University All-University Awards. This year’s recipient is Department of Teacher Education Associate Professor Gail Richmond. The long-standing partnership between Richmond and Detroit Public Schools (DPS) is one of many Richmond has centering around powerful and meaningful… 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 »

Alumna a finalist for national, prestigious teaching award

A graduate of the Teacher Preparation Program at Michigan State University is a Wisconsin finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Sarah Trimner, BA ’01, is one of four Wisconsin teachers to be nominated as a finalist for the prestigious award. The awards are administered by the National Science Foundation (NSF)… Read More »

Education influencers: Six from MSU make national list

Education influencers: Six from MSU make national list

Six Michigan State University faculty members were named today on a national list of scholars recognized for having the greatest influence on public debates about education. The Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings are published each year by Rick Hess of the American Enterprise Institute in his Education Week blog, Rick Hess Straight Up (RHSU). This year’s… Read More »

Porter to receive ACPA research award

Porter to receive ACPA research award

Christa Porter, assistant professor of Higher, Adult and Lifelong Education (HALE), was recently honored with the 2015 Research and Scholarship Award from the ACPA Standing Committee for Women. ACPA–College Student Education International reviews research and scholarly activity of nominees for the award before selecting the winner. Porter’s research includes the socialization processes, achievement and identity development… Read More »

Barbara Schneider named AAAS Fellow

Barbara Schneider named AAAS Fellow

College of Education faculty member Barbara Schneider has been named an AAAS Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. This national recognition is awarded to researchers for their efforts to advance science or its applications. Schneider is one of three Michigan State University scientists to receive the honor this year. “Our researchers,… 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 »