Stories tagged with "Education"

  • College of Education students begin student chapter of national association dedicated to excellence in teaching

    February 4, 2019

    With the help of Clemson faculty, a group of Clemson students in the College of Education have started a student chapter of ASCD, formerly known as the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. The association is dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading so that every child is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. […]

  • Clemson’s education and human development department recognizes outstanding doctoral students with research fellowships

    January 28, 2019

    Faculty in Clemson’s education and human development department recently recognized three students as its first doctoral research fellows. The fellowship rewards doctoral students who are leaders among their peers in the area of research. According to Debi Switzer, chair of the education and human development department, the fellowship is designed to recognize students who have […]

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    Roy Jones appointed provost distinguished professor

    January 16, 2019

    Dr. Roy Jones has been appointed provost distinguished professor, a special designation awarded by the provost to recognize outstanding scholars who are highly productive and build a national reputation for Clemson University. Jones currently serves as faculty in Clemson’s College of Education as well as director for both Call Me MISTER and the Center for […]

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    Clemson program ranked No. 1 among national online graduate education programs for second year

    January 15, 2019

    U.S. News & World Report once again has ranked a Clemson University College of Education program as the best online graduate education program in the nation in 2019. The college’s Master of Education in Teaching and Learning program retains the top spot for the second year in a row.

  • College of Education associate dean recognizes outstanding doctoral students with inaugural research fellowships

    December 14, 2018

    Faculty in Clemson’s College of Education recently recognized three students as the college’s first associate dean research fellows. The fellowship rewards doctoral students who are leaders among their peers in the area of research. According to Jeff Marshall, interim associate dean for research and graduate studies in the college, the fellowship is designed to recognize […]

  • Clemson students involved with the Culinary Nutrition and the Physical Activity Promotion and Research Creative Inquiry projects share healthy eating tips in both English and Spanish to Monaview Elementary School parents and students.

    Clemson students use dual languages to share healthy eating tips with Monaview Elementary parents and students

    November 29, 2018

    GREENVILLE – Whether it’s sitting around a dinner table, or feasting at a public gathering, food is something people of all cultures have in common. To help some local parents learn how to prepare quick and easy dishes and snacks, students from two Clemson Creative Inquiry groups collaborated to share healthy eating tips with students […]

  • ‘All Hail Clamp:’ Clemson alum discusses recognition as national principal of the year

    November 26, 2018

    Dr. Lucas “Luke” Clamp, principal of River Bluff High School in Lexington, South Carolina, was recently named the 2019 National Principal of the Year. Clamp earned the position as founding principal of River Bluff in 2011—when he was in his early 30s—and under his leadership the school has taken a decidedly unorthodox approach to education. […]

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    Fulbright scholar from Clemson encouraging global citizenship among students after experience in Poland

    November 19, 2018

    Beatrice Bailey, professor of social studies education in Clemson’s College of Education, recently participated in a Fulbright-Hays Seminar Abroad Program exploring contemporary U.S.-Poland relations. The program is designed so that participants return to their institutions to develop projects that allow them to share their broadened knowledge and experiences with students and colleagues in the U.S. […]

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    A conversation with Harrison Goodwin, Clemson alum and SC superintendent of the year

    November 12, 2018

    James Harrison Goodwin, superintendent of Chesterfield County Schools, was recently named the 2019 South Carolina Superintendent of the Year by the South Carolina Association of School Administrators. Goodwin, a two-time alum of Clemson University, has held this position for the past seven years. Goodwin recently shared information with us on what makes a superintendent tick, […]

  • Jennifer Hein to participate in elite education policy fellowship program

    October 22, 2018

    Jennifer Hein, executive director of strategic planning, assessment and accreditation for Clemson’s College of Education, has been selected as a member of the South Carolina Education Policy Fellowship Program’s 2018-2019 cohort. The mission of this highly selective program is to develop a diverse and collaborative community of strategic leaders for effective public policy. Hein said […]

  • Clemson creates Center for Recruitment and Retention of Diverse Educators

    October 16, 2018

    Clemson’s College of Education has been awarded funds to create the Center for the Recruitment and Retention of Diverse Educators, which will research, design and implement the best strategies for minority teacher recruitment and retention. The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education recently approved plans for the center, which will initially focus its efforts in Spartanburg, Cherokee, Orangeburg and Charleston.

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    Renowned promoter of science literacy to speak at Clemson University

    October 1, 2018

    CLEMSON – In a set of curriculum standards for a K-12 science classroom, teachers will find details about concepts to be taught and performance indicators to aim for. But they won’t find a breakdown describing how to navigate their students’ personal beliefs regarding contentious scientific topics such as climate change, evolution, or genetically modified organisms. […]

  • Clemson to begin series of professional development seminars for new teachers

    September 24, 2018

    Clemson’s College of Education will begin a series of professional development seminars for new teachers on October 13 at Pickens County Career and Technology Center. The series, Perfecting Your Roar, will consist of four sessions over the 2018-2019 school year and be geared toward first-year and early-career teachers. The sessions’ primary goals are to address […]

  • Clemson receives second HEED award

    Clemson receives 2nd Excellence in Diversity award, named a Diversity Champion

    September 14, 2018

    INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine named Clemson University a recipient of its Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for the second year in a row. The magazine, which is the oldest and largest publication and website of its kind in higher education, also recognized Clemson as a Diversity Champion and recipient of its first Inspiring Programs in STEM Award.

  • Hear from a student in the first class of Clemson’s teacher residency program

    September 1, 2018

    Hear from Mia Bowman, one of the first students in Clemson’s College of Education to take part in its new teacher residency program. The teacher residency program is a research-based method to increase teacher retention and preparedness as well as student achievement. At the heart of the residency program is the college’s combined degree option […]