GVSU College of Education News


Five Education faculty receive awards

January 25, 2021

Five College of Education faculty members received 2021 GVSU Faculty Awards. These awards honor the outstanding contributions of our Education faculty, and will be presented at the Faculty Awards Convocation on Tuesday, February 9th.

Back in the classroom, Haas enjoys teaching remotely

September 21, 2020

GVSU President Emeritus Thomas J. Haas now teaches in the College of Education's Educational Specialist program.

TRIO Program receive five year funding

September 3, 2020

Three TRIO programs at Grand Valley, including the TRIO Teacher Preparation Student Services, received federal grants totaling $4.5 million over five years to continue supporting students.

Student Wins First Place at National Event

August 3, 2020

A student from the GVSU Educational Talent Search program won first place at the 31st annual National Student Leadership Congress.

Students Excel at Education Summer Camp

July 21, 2020

In June, twenty-eight Battle Creek Central High School students participated in an online camp to explore careers in education. The camp was part of the College of Education's partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Battle Creek Public Schools.

Niu-Cooper awarded for ESL work

June 5, 2020

Dr. Rui Niu-Cooper received the Community Engaged Teaching Faculty Excellence Award from Campus Compact of Michigan for her civic contributions to ESL learners in the community.

GVSU provides free educational resources

May 12, 2020

GVSU collaboration supports K-12 school teachers by providing free educational resources and access to webinars that focus on the essentials of literacy instruction.

Creating educational materials for parents

April 2, 2020

Maggie Goebel, a Spanish elementary education major, is one of many GVSU educators working to create educational material for parents.

LiveText Discontinued

March 27, 2020

The College of Education is discontinuing our use of LiveText, the college's assessment and e-portfolio system. Grand Valley State University is adopting a central assessment system, Blackboard Learn, with plans to implement in Fall 2020.

Master's Programs Ranked #1 in State

January 16, 2020

Intelligent.com recently presented Grand Valley State University's College of Education with two awards for Best Master's Programs. The Master of Education in Higher Education and Master of Education in Literacy Studies were ranked #1 for Michigan.

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