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School of Education Faculty Awarded Grant to Deliver “Teaching English to Young Learners” Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

March 20, 2024

Professor Joan Shin, director of GOTEC, leads a team in the design of professional development for English language teachers globally. Read more...
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Behrmanns add to legacy with creation of undergraduate scholarship for special education program

March 14, 2024

Michael Behrmann, along with his wife, June, has generously created an undergraduate scholarship for George Mason students in the special education program. Read more...
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Mason School of Education Faculty Selected for Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

March 13, 2024

Risto Marttinen, associate professor in Mason’s Health and Physical Education program, will be conducting research in Finland beginning early next year. Read more...
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School of Education Faculty and Doctoral Candidate Partner with West Virginia Birth to Three to Make Early Intervention Services for Young Children More Equitable through Family-Centered Practice

March 5, 2024

Christan Coogle, associate professor in Mason’s Special Education program, and PhD candidate Clarissa Wade, are partnering with the “West Virginia Birth to Three” statewide early intervention system. Read more...
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School of Education Faculty Receives Grant in Support of Multidisciplinary Project Focusing on Law Enforcement Officer Decision-Making in High Stress Conditions

February 23, 2024

Assistant professor Stephanie Dailey leads a research team that is using virtual reality to identify factors that influence use of force decision-making. Read more...
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Mason’s Education Leadership Program Achieves National Recognition

February 22, 2024

SPA national recognition of the Education Leadership program marks a significant milestone. Read more...
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School of Education Faculty Author Article Chosen for NSTA/NARST “Research Worth Reading” Recognition

February 22, 2024

Mason Professors Erin Peters-Burton and Anastasia Kitsantas are among the authors of an article that addresses the integration of computational thinking into science education. Read more...
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Faculty in Mason’s Special Education Program Authors Chapter in Book for Teacher Candidates Entering Field of Special Education

February 20, 2024

Assistant Professor Kimberly Avila writes a book chapter on issues specific to students with blindness and visual impairment. Read more...
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Faculty in School of Education Awarded Grant in Support of Authoring Textbook on Early Childhood Social and Emotional Development and Learning

February 19, 2024

Mason assistant professor Leslie La Croix receives grant funding provided by the Virtual Libraries of Virginia (VIVA). Read more...
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Mason School of Education Faculty is Named a 2024 AERA Fellow

February 15, 2024

Anastasia Kitsantas, professor in the Educational Psychology program, is recognized by the American Educational Research Association for her contributions to research. Read more...