Welcome to GW's GSEHD

It is an exciting time to be part of the Graduate School of Education and Human Development as we debate and engage in some of our nation's most important policy issues. Here, we believe that education has been and will continue to be the single greatest contributor to the public good and the nation's future. I'm looking forward to meeting and discussing these critical topics with you.

Dean Michael J. Feuer Ph.D.

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Information Sessions
Jan 05
Education Policy Master's & Doctoral
Jan 09
Executive Leadership Doctoral Program
Jan 12
School Counseling Master's
Alexandria Campus (Room 204) - 1925 Ballenger Ave, Alexandria VA 22314
Jan 23
Executive Leadership Doctoral Program
Feb 13
Executive Leadership Doctoral Program
Feb 27
Executive Leadership Doctoral Program
Critical Dates
In the News

GSEHD doctoral student Anh-Thy Nguyen Selected to Participate in Seminar

GSEHD doctoral student Anh-Thy Nguyen (educational administration and policy) was selected to participate in the 37th Annual David L. Clark National Graduate Student Research Seminar in K-12 Educational Administration and Policy, which will be held April 26-27, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas. Nearly 90 doctoral students from seven countries were nominated this year, but the Clark Scholarship selected only the top-ranked proposals. Ms.

GSEHD doctoral candidate Carrie Gillispie Receives Award

GSEHD doctoral candidate Carrie Gillispie (special education and disability studies) has been selected as one of the 2017-2018 four Emerging Research Scholars in the Bridging the Word Gap (BWG) Research Network. She will work under the mentorship of Dr. Jennifer Frey, a BWG Research Network member.

Dr. Yoon Finishes Research and Publishes Report

Dr. Hyung Joon Yoon's (Co-P.I.) CERIC-funded research on hope-centered interventions for unemployeed adult jobseekers with low hope and high barriers, in collaboration with his Hope-Centered Career Group members, has finished. Interventions were delivered via face-to-face as well as online, respectively, and the results show that online counseling interventions were as effective as face-to-face counseling.

Dr. Frey Mentioned in Article

Dr. Jennifer Frey was mentioned in Technology can curb social exclusion of children with autism, an article written by GW's Dr. Kevin Pelphrey, Director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute, on spectrumnews.org.

Dr. Burley Presents on Panel

Dr. Diana Burley presented on a panel titled Veterans and Information Security: America's Threat Experts hosted by the New York Information Security Meetup.

Dean Feuer Listed on Edu-Scholar Public Influence Ranking

Dean Michael Feuer was listed on the Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings, which spotlights 200 scholars who move ideas from academic journals into the national conversation. American Enterprise Institute director of education policy studies and Education Week blogger Frederick M. Hess uses eight metrics to calculate how much university-based academics contributed to public discussions of education.

Brianna Rodriguez
In the School Counseling program I was supported by colleagues who shared my vision and inspired me to push forward despite the challenges we faced together. The professors taught me not only about school counseling, but also transformed the way I see myself in my field. They were instrumental to my post-graduate success.
Brianna Rodriguez

School Counselor
Prince William County, VA

Daniel Minot
The School Counseling program offered me superb classroom instruction strengthened by practical training. I interned in DC Public Schools, improved my counseling skills in GSEHD’s Community Counseling Center and landed a great position working as a high school counselor for low-income, first-generation, college bound students.
Daniel Minot

College Counselor
KIPP DC: College Preparatory

Stacy Morris
As a career changer this program has served me well as I use the skills on a daily basis as a Professional School Counselor at T.C. Williams High School.
Stacy Morris

School Counselor
Alexandria City Public Schools

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