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April 2015
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April 20, 2015

ASU’s Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College awarded $450K Freeport-McMoRan Foundation grant


The Gila Valley iTeachAZ site, a collaborative initiative between Arizona State University’s Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College and Eastern Arizona College (EAC), has recently been awarded $450,000 in grant funding from the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation.

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April 16, 2015

Teachers College educators presenting at 2015 AERA annual meeting


At the largest professional gathering of educators devoted to the scientific study of education, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College faculty will be recognized for their outstanding work and leadership at the 2015 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting April 16-20 in Chicago.

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April 08, 2015

ASU Professor Pangrazi honored by SHAPE America with its Lifetime Achievement Medal


For his nearly 50-year career as a teacher, professor and physical education scholar, Robert Pangrazi was recently honored with one of his field’s top honors. The ASU professor emeritus received the Luther Halsey Gulick Medal at the Hall of Fame Banquet during the Society of Health and Physical Educators’ (SHAPE) 130th National Convention & Expo on March 20 in Seattle.

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April 01, 2015

South Sudan teachers seek to rebuild classrooms and country


In the world’s youngest country, one fractured for decades by ethnic civil wars, South Sudan educators are attempting to rebuild their classrooms and their country at the same time.

March 2015
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Michelene “Micki” Chihas been named the winner of the 2015 E.L. Thorndike Award for Lifetime Contribution in Research from the American Psychological Association.
Photo by: ASU Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College

March 24, 2015

Michelene Chi Wins Award for Lifetime Contribution in Research from the American Psychological Association


Michelene “Micki” Chi, the Dorothy Bray Endowed Professor of Science and Teaching in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, has been named the winner of the 2015 E.L. Thorndike Award for Lifetime Contribution in Research from the American Psychological Association.

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Osborn and Avondale superintendents (4th and 3rd from right, respectively) and fellow winners of TAP District of Distinction award.
Photo by: National Institute for Excellence in Teaching

March 24, 2015

Teachers College partner school districts receive education awards


For their positive improvements in teacher advancement and student achievement, Avondale and Osborn Elementary School Districts were honored with TAP Districts of Distinction Awards at the 15th National TAP Conference in Los Angeles on March 14.

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March 17, 2015

ASU Colleges Form New Partnership to Address Teacher Shortage


The Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) are joining forces to produce more teachers by encouraging students graduating with liberal arts degrees to consider becoming a teacher.

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March 11, 2015

National awards honor Teachers College faculty


This spring, several faculty members at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College will receive national accolades by elite educational and research-driven organizations.

At the upcoming American Educational Research Association’s (AERA) annual meeting in April, Teachers College faculty will be recognized for the following awards:

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March 10, 2015

ASU graduate education programs rank 17th nationally


Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University continues to rise in rankings of the nation’s top education graduate programs, climbing to No. 17.

Jeanne Powers

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March 10, 2015

Jeanne M. Powers wins AERA’s 2015 Review of Research Award


 
Jeanne M. Powers, associate professor at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, was announced as the 2015 recipient of the Review of Research Award in a release from the American Educational Research Association (AERA).