Awards

Robert Pangrazi

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

April 08, 2015

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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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

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

March 24, 2015

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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National awards honor Teachers College faculty

March 11, 2015

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:

Jeanne Powers

Jeanne Powers

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

March 10, 2015

 
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).
 

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Top: David Berliner, Gene Glass
Bottom: Sherman Dorn, David Garcia

Teachers College faculty recognized for public influence in education

January 07, 2015

Four faculty members from Arizona State University’s Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College are named in this year’s “Rick Hess Straight Up” (RHSU) Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings. The 2015 rankings, released Jan. 7 in Education Week, honor 200 university-based education scholars for their extensive contributions to public debates about education. 

Researchers explore future of 'postdigital' textbook

November 20, 2014

An interdisciplinary team at Arizona State University has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation’s Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies program to conduct research on the future of the textbook.

Alfredo Artiles

Alfredo Artiles

Outstanding Doctoral Mentors named for 2014-2015

September 29, 2014

Graduate Education at Arizona State University has named three professors as Outstanding Doctoral Mentors of 2014-2015: Alfredo Artiles, associate dean of academic affairs in Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College; Sethuraman "Panch" Panchanathan, professor in the School of Computing Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering and senior vice president in the Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development (OKED); and Pamela Swan, associate professor in the School of Nutrition and Health Promotion.

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Teachers College faculty recognized for excellence

September 19, 2014

Faculty members at Arizona State University’s Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College show their deep commitment to the field of education through exemplary scholarship, research and teaching.

Chris Smudde

ASU educator honored for innovative teaching methods

September 12, 2014

Christopher Smudde is pushing the envelope when it comes to using technology in the classroom, and it’s not going unnoticed. The clinical instructor in Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College was recognized for his efforts with the 2014 Teacher of the Year for Initial Teacher Preparation award from the Arizona Technology in Education Association (AzTEA).

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Giving engineering teachers measure for success in classroom

July 14, 2014

An in-depth report on extensive studies to determine the most effective methods for classroom teaching of engineering won the award for best paper published last year in the Journal of Engineering Education for Arizona State University professors Stephen Krause and Michelene Chi, as well as two co-authors from other universities.

Michelene Chi

LSI Director Michelene T.H. Chi, Research Team, 2014 Wickenden Award Recipients

June 16, 2014

The Learning Sciences Institute is pleased to announce that Dr. Michelene T.H. Chi and her research team - including fellow Arizona State University Professor Dr. Stephen Krause, Dr. Muhsin Menekse of the University of Pittsburgh, and Dr. Glenda S.

Frank Serafini

Serafini receives 2014 IRA Arbuthnot Award

June 02, 2014

Frank Serafini, associate professor of literacy education at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, received the 2014 International Reading Association Arbuthnot Award.

Christine Wilkinson receives award

Wilkinson is Business Woman of the Year

May 22, 2014

Christine K. Wilkinson was named Business Woman of the Year by the Tempe Chamber of Commerce at the 19th Annual Women in Business Conference on May 21 in Tempe.

James Gee

James Gee

James Paul Gee honored for work in digital games

April 25, 2014

James Paul Gee, Regents’ Professor and Mary Lou Fulton Presidential Professor of Literacy Studies, received the “Game Changer Award” at the 11th annual Games for Change awards ceremony on April 23, 2014.

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University innovators lauded for disaster relief, virtual learning tools

April 10, 2014

The President's Award for Innovation provides formal recognition to ASU teams making significant contributions to ASU and higher education through the creation, development and implementation of innovative projects, programs, initiatives, services and techniques.

Pamela Hodges Kulinna

Kulinna named 2014 Outstanding Scholar by AERA

April 04, 2014

Pamela Hodges Kulinna received the 2014 Outstanding Scholar Award from the American Educational Research Association. The award is from AERA’s Research on Learning and Instruction in Physical Education Special Interest Group.

Teresa Foulger, Keith Wetzel, Ray Buss and LeeAnn Lindsay

Teresa Foulger, Keith Wetzel, Ray Buss and LeeAnn Lindsay

Teachers College Faculty will be honored with the AERA's Research Paper Award

March 04, 2014

Professor Keith Wetzel, Associate Professors Ray Buss and Teresa Foulger, and Academic Professional LeeAnn Lindsey will be honored with the American Educational Research Association’s Research Paper Award at the association’s annual conference in April 2014. The award is from the Technology as an Agent of Change in Teaching and Learning (TACTL) Special Interest Group (SIG).

Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos

Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos

Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos named fellow of Intercultural Development Research Association

March 03, 2014

The Intercultural Development Research Association, or IDRA, has named Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos its inaugural José A. Cárdenas School Finance Fellow.

Kim Lansdowne

Kim Lansdowne

Lansdowne recognized by Arizona Association for Gifted and Talented

February 12, 2014

Kim Lansdowne, executive director of the Gary K. Herberger Young Scholars Academy at Arizona State University, received the 2014 Administrator of the Year award at the 40th annual conference of the Arizona Association for Gifted and Talented.

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Teachers College 2013 scholarship, leadership and impact awards

September 06, 2013

In September 2013, six faculty members of Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College were honored with scholarship, leadership and impact awards from the college. Dean Mari Koerner presented the awards at an all-college meeting held on Arizona State University’s West campus.

Physical education teacher honored for advancing curriculum

May 03, 2013

Professor Hans van der Mars of Arizona State University’s Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College was honored by the nation’s preeminent national authority on physical education for his contributions to quality K-12 physical education curriculum, instruction and programs.

Stan Zucker honored with research award

April 08, 2013

Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College professor, Stan Zucker, received the Council for Exceptional Children's Division on Autism and Developmental Disabilities (CEC-DADD) Research Award. It was
presented at the CEC 2013 Annual Convention and Expo in San Antonio, Texas -- April 4, 2013.

Michelene Chi

Michelene Chi

Chi named fellow of century-old education research society

March 16, 2013

Professor Michelene Chi of Arizona State University has been named one of 23 scholars selected as 2013 American Educational Research Association (AERA) fellows, according to the 97-year-old research society based in Washington, D.C. Chi recently was named director of ASU’s Learning Sciences Institute effective July 1.

Michelene Chi

Michelene Chi

Chi appointed to head Learning Sciences Institute

March 05, 2013

Professor Michelene Chi has been named director of Arizona State University’s Learning Sciences Institute (LSI), a two-year-old “creation place” where researchers, scholars and practitioners from a variety of disciplines work together, sharing knowledge and solutions that improve learning and quality of life for people of all ages. Her appointment to lead the institute is effective July 1.

Dale Baker

Dale Baker

Dale Baker receives prestigious award

January 28, 2013

ASU's Dale Baker has been named recipient of the most prestigious award in the field of science education from the National Association for Research in Science Teaching. A professor in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Baker has contributed more than 30 years of research examining equity issues in science, science teacher professional development and engineering education.

Heather Carter

Heather Carter

Crow, Carter honored

January 15, 2013

Teachers College clinical associate professor Heather Carter, along with ASU president Michael Crow, will be honored by the Veterans Hall of Fame Society - read the complete story at ASU News.

Leanna Archambault

Leanna Archambault

Dr. Leanna Archambault presented Outstanding Research K-12 Online Learning Award

October 22, 2012

Leanna Archambault, Ph.D., assistant professor at Arizona State University, was presented with the award at the Virtual School Symposium on Oct.21, 2012, at the Annual International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) Membership Meeting in New Orleans, LA.

Connie Pangrazi

Connie Pangrazi

Connie Pangrazi selected for award

October 11, 2012

Assistant Dean and Senior Lecturer Connie Pangrazi was selected to receive the 2012 Arizona Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AzAHPERD) University Physical Education Teacher of the Year award. 

Talking with Connie Pangrazi:

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Ed Lyon

Ed Lyon

Ed Lyon receives dissertation award

October 02, 2012

​Congratulations to Assistant Professor Ed Lyon for being awarded the California Council of Teacher Education’s 2012 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award and the 2011-2012 University of California All Campus Consortium on Research in Diversity Dissertation Fellowship. Dr.

Alexander Kurz receives Teacher Incentive Fund grant

October 01, 2012

​On September 27, 2012, the US Department of Education unveiled its fourth round of Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) awards; a grant program that supports differentiated compensation systems for teachers.

Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos

Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos

Choice Book Award

September 24, 2012

​Dr. Oscar Jimenez-Castellanos’ recent book Bicultural Parent Engagement: Advocacy and Empowerment (Teachers College Press) was awarded an American Educational Studies Association (AESA) Critics Choice Book Award. The Critics’ Choice Award serves to recognize and increase awareness of recent scholarship deemed to be outstanding in its field

Award-winning faculty

September 06, 2012

​ASU president Michael Crow presented the 2012 leadership awards to faculty at the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College September faculty meeting, held at ASU West campus.