The College of Education is a transformative leader in systematically improving education, beginning at birth. Through its classes and work, the college shows its dedication to enhancing the education and development of all students, particularly those in underserved communities.
In less than two years, what began simply as an informational presentation about the ClemsonLIFE program to the university’s Board of Visitors has evolved into a grant-in-aid endowment to assist student participants and a supporting $100,000 gift from Clemson President James P. Clements and his wife, Beth.
Recess. We all loved it. But did we know how much of a role it played in our overall education? An interdisciplinary team of educators from Clemson University are addressing that topic in “Say ‘Yes’ to Recess,” a ClemsonTV webcast highlighting the importance of recess and providing recommendations on recess-related school policies. The video is […]
She loves ice cream and dance. And she's passionate about students. This assistant dean works in the newly branded Office of Advocacy and Success --its mission is to inspire an individual sense of belonging, student success and retention among Clemson's students.
The Clemson University College of Education begins its first fall semester after reorganization with nine new faculty members across the three departments that make up the college. College leadership is excited to welcome these faculty members, who will enable student learning and contribute to the planned growth of the college. The new faculty members by […]
For the Clemson University College of Education, reorganization across the university doesn’t just mean a new name. According to Dean George Petersen, the college has its eye on effecting change across the state and nation, and it will accomplish this by recruiting faculty that can be put in a position to affect education policy across […]
Clemson University graduates Courtney Fink and Jenna Kohles have received prestigious Fulbright Awards to teach in Europe.
The South Carolina Education Oversight Committee has awarded the largest grant amount possible to Clemson University and Jasper County to drive positive change by focusing on the teachers and families of 200 children enrolled in four-year-old kindergarten programs.
Clemson University President James P. Clements has chosen faculty and one staff member from the College of Education to participate in the inaugural Clemson University President’s Leadership Institute. The institute is designed to provide education and training to hone and develop skills needed for leadership success and advancing Clemson University. College faculty and staff involved […]
Leigh Haltiwanger, senior lecturer in the Clemson University College of Education, has been named interim executive director of field and clinical partnerships and outreach. Haltiwanger’s main focus will be to provide visionary leadership in areas of school and agency collaborations and field and clinical experiences. This position is vital to the college, as educator preparation […]
Clemson University’s 10-year capital campaign, “The Will to Lead,” has surpassed its billion-dollar goal with a total of $1,062,528,346 as of June 30. Clemson President James P. Clements declared it the most successful capital campaign in the university’s history and the largest goal ever achieved by a public university with an alumni base less than 150,000.
Jane Clark Lindle, Ph.D., professor of educational leadership, has been appointed dean fellow of regional and state education policy and practice in the Clemson University College of Education. This role will see Lindle collaborate with Dean George Petersen on research, analysis, special projects and policy related to the College of Education and the Office of […]
David Fleming has been named associate dean of Clemson University’s Graduate School.
On June 10, Clemson University and Scholastic sent first-grade students home with books to ensure that young Tiger fans put reading first. Clemson football head coach Dabo Swinney, his wife Kathleen, and representatives from Scholastic and Clemson University were on hand to read to kids at Memorial Stadium’s WestZone and celebrate the launch of “Tigers […]
A research team comprised of students and faculty from the Clemson University College of Education and College of Engineering and Science have found that unorthodox methods of instruction that remove students from their chairs and get them moving can be just as effective as traditional teaching in the realm of computational thinking. The National Science […]
CLEMSON — Two finalists have been named for an associate dean position in Clemson’s Graduate School. They are Stephen E. Creager, professor of chemistry at Clemson, and David S. Fleming, associate professor and graduate program director at Clemson’s Eugene T. Moore School of Education. There will be an open campus forum with each candidate. Creager’s will […]