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.
The College of Education’s Master of Education in teaching and learning online degree program began accepting students in May 2016, but work on developing and optimizing the program began long before that. Faculty in the College of Education collaborated with Clemson Online to develop the program and chose to certify all courses through ENCORE. ENCORE […]
Roy Jones, executive director of Call Me MISTER at Clemson University, will serve as a panelist at the 2016 National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week Conference in Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 23-26.
In 2017, Phillip Wilder, assistant professor of literacy in Clemson’s College of Education, will serve as United States consultant for Mwangaza, an organization focused on community health and educator development in Tanzania. Wilder will travel to Arusha, Tanzania and work closely with the staff at Mwangaza during his role as consultant, but it won’t be […]
When 1 in 8 U.S. women are projected to develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lifetime, it is rare that any community is untouched by the disease. Clemson University is no exception. Understanding this reality and the importance of support for breast cancer patients, two Clemson employees and breast cancer survivors are […]
A Clemson graduate from the clinical mental health counseling program is working with upstate families to address emotional distress and its effect on children. Susannah Baldwin, a 2011 graduate from the program and current licensed professional counselor at Bay Laurel Center in Greenville, specializes in providing counseling and educational workshops to help parents address issues […]
The College of Education will hold the first of three diversity curriculum and pedagogy labs on Oct. 5 to actively discuss diversity issues in an open and honest way while exploring how these issues might best be tackled in a classroom setting.
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 […]