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Peg Ertmer, Professor of Learning Design and Technology

Professor Ertmer Featured on Edutopia Video

Peg Ertmer, Professor of Learning Design and Technology, is interviewed in the latest video from George Lucas’ Edutopia 

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Wayne E. Wright to Join the College of Education as the Barbara I. Cook Chair of Literacy and Language

Wayne E. Wright to Join the College of Education as the Barbara I. Cook Chair of Literacy and Language

At the May meeting of the Purdue University Board of Trustees, Wayne E. Wright was approved as the...

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Bofferding Receives NSF Early Career Award

Laura Bofferding has received the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Early Career Development Award (CAREER) for her research...

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Magnify Helps Young People See Problems and Solutions More Clearly

The teenage brain goes through a growth spurt just like their bodies.  It’s an awkward phase for managing emotions, behavior, and decision making.  And yet...

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Indiana STEM School Summit to Roll out New STEM School Certification 

State Superintendent of Schools, Glenda Ritz, will help kick off an event that could lead to a STEM transformation of Indiana schools.

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Career Guidance Offered to High School Students this Summer at the Purdue Counseling and Guidance Center 

Some people know from childhood what they want to be when they grow up. But according to Eric Deemer...

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Purdue College of Education Embarks upon a Partnership with Maconaquah and Kokomo School Corporations to Implement Integrated STEM 

Integrated STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) schools represent a new way of teaching...

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Return to Purdue

Top high-school-aged scholars from the US and Europe will be coming to the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows (BFTF) Summer Institute at Purdue University for four weeks, June 28 through July 26.

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Ayse Çiftçi, PhD, Awarded APA Presidential Citation

Ayşe Çiftçi, faculty member in counseling psychology in the Department of Educational Studies, was awarded an American Psychological Association (APA) Presidential Citation at the 2014 Counseling Psychology Conference in Atlanta.

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Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

Brenda Capobianco Wins Inaugural Foster Award

The Christian J. Foster Award, named after the former first gentleman of Purdue, is awarded to one faculty member who has made transformational contributions to improving STEM teaching and learning in Indiana's K-12 schools.

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Can Technology Help Us Achieve Personalized Education?

Can Technology Help Us Achieve Personalized Education?

Bill Watson's research focuses on transformative change of education to realize a learner-centered paradigm.

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Zachary Blackwood (MS ‘10) Selected as a Siemens STAR

Zachary Blackwood (MS ‘10) Selected as a Siemens STAR

Each year the Siemens Foundation selects 40 promising middle and high school STEM teachers out of a very competitive pool from across the US.

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2014 Teacher Recruitment Day

2014 Teacher Recruitment Day

Fifty-five school corporations brought over 150 recruiters to meet Purdue’s 193 teacher education graduates on April 29th at the Annual Teacher Recruitment Day that is put on by the Center for Career Opportunities, the College of Education, and Conferences.

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Sidney Moon Announces Retirement

Sidney Moon Announces Retirement

Sidney Moon, Associate Dean for Learning and Engagement, will be retiring from the College of Education this Spring.   Described by her colleagues as "highly creative, nurturing, and innovative," her contributions to the college and Purdue have been inestimable.

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Vilsack Challenges Education Students to Help Spread Literacy

Vilsack Challenges Education Students

Christie Vilsack, Senior Advisor for International Education with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) visited the Purdue College of Education last week to talk to students...

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Five Students Honored as the 2013-2014 Outstanding Future Educators

Five Students Honored

Each year Indiana teacher preparation programs send hundreds of their graduating students into classrooms across the state to complete the student-teaching requirements for certification.

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Carole Ames Named Distinguished Woman Scholar

Carole Ames Named Distinguished Woman

Purdue alumna, Carole Ames, (PhD ‘76) Psychological Sciences, was recently awarded a Distinguished Women Scholars Award from the Purdue University Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence.

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