GVSU Education Programs News


GVSU Addressing Educator Shortage

March 7, 2023

GVSU has multiple programs and collaborations working across generations and communities in the field of Teacher Education to address Michigan's educator shortage and prepare new teachers.

Two Education faculty receive awards

January 9, 2023

Two Education program faculty members received 2023 GVSU Faculty Awards. These awards honor the outstanding contributions of our Education faculty and were presented at the Faculty Awards Convocation on February 14.

Warsen becomes endowed Professor of Civil Discourse

December 5, 2022

Greg Warsen of Educational Leadership was selected as GVSU's new Padnos/Sarosik Endowed Professor of Civil Discourse.

Faculty member's podcast guides future teachers

November 29, 2022

Erica Hamilton and a Hope College colleague co-produce a podcast to help future teachers gain deeper insight into applying literacy in their classrooms.

Education Programs featured in Teach-In

November 7, 2022

GVSU's 10th annual Teach-In on November 9th and 10th features sessions relating to "Power, Privilege, and Difficult Dialogues." Among the presentations, several were created and hosted by students, faculty, and staff from the Education Programs.

Education Faculty and staff volunteer

October 10, 2022

Education Program Faculty and staff participated in a community cleaning event at the historic Oakhill Cemetery, which recently received arboretum designation from The Morton Arboretum in Chicago.

Conference guides diversity, equity & inclusion

October 3, 2022

The "Teaching for Equity: Inclusion, Accessibility and Belonging" conference helped students understand and prepare for the complexities of diversity, inclusion and equity in the classrooms they'll be leading in the near future.

Spotlight on Teacher Academies

October 3, 2022

Michigan's Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist visited the Kent Career Tech Center to learn about the academy and what it is doing to address the state's teacher shortage.

GVSU Teacher Education Merchandise available

September 12, 2022

GVSU Teacher Education-logo apparel and accessories are now available for ordering during select weeks each semester. Orders can be picked up for free from the 4th floor of the Richard M. DeVos Center, Building C.

Education Faculty Promoted to VP Roles

August 10, 2022

Two Education faculty members, Erica Hamilton and Sean Lancaster, were promoted to the Office of the Provost in August 2022 to serve as Vice Presidents to the university.

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