We are reaching out to provide support and to acknowledge the recent and horrible murders in Atlanta of Daoyou Feng, Hyun Jung Grant, Suncha Kim, Soon Chung Park, Xiaojie Tan, Yong Ae Yue, Delaina Ashley Yaun, and Paul Andre Michels. Of those killed in Atlanta, there were six Asian women. We vehemently condemn these acts and other xenophobic attacks targeting members of the Asian, Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Below are some statements that have been published by different associations in Psychology and Educations also providing support.
ADHD is a neurodevelopmental disorder where ongoing patterns of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity interfere with development and functioning from a young age (DSM-5, 2013; National Institute of Mental Health [NIMH], 2019).
The 2021 Marvalene Hughes Research in Education Conference takes place March 26. Each year, the conference invites students and faculty members to showcase their work, as well as to help facilitate cross-departmental and cross-campus collaborations. Each year, the event also features a group of keynote panelists, who discuss important issues. This year, the panel will discuss building and sustaining strong partnerships. The discussion will be moderated by College of Education Dean Damon Andrew.
The College of Education faculty and students actively seek to bring their research to audiences far and wide. The important work conducted by faculty members in the department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies has far-reaching implications in the fields of higher education, educational leadership, and education policy. These presentations cover topics including but not limited to student enrollment, education reform, equity and inclusion, neurodiversity and more.
What are microaggressions?
Name: Melissa Jones
Hometown: Panama City, Florida
Program: Instructional Systems & Learning Technologies (Ed.D.)
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected almost every area of life, with the field of education being no exception. Teachers and students around the world have had to adapt to a new way of teaching and learning. With school closures and the subsequent increase in the use of technology for instruction, education looks very different now than it did a year ago.