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Dr. Ellen Scully-Russ authored a position paper on The Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

Mar 24 -
Dr. Ellen Scully-Russ authored a position paper for the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) on The Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Dr. Scully-Russ is Chair of the AAACE Public Affairs Committee.

GSEHD doctoral candidates Chilanay Safarli and Sevinj Mammadova shared their experience and research in the panel, titled "Bridging the Gender Gap through Social Entrepreneurship: Progress and Challenges,"

Mar 16 -

GSEHD doctoral candidates Chilanay Safarli (Human and Organizational Learning) and Sevinj Mammadova (Education Policy) shared their experience and research in the panel, titled "Bridging the Gender Gap through Social Entrepreneurship: Progress and Challenges," organized by Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United States of America, The U.S.-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce, and Muslim American Leadership Alliance (MALA) on March 6th, 2020.

GSEHD was mentioned in a Washtenaw Community College Watch article

Mar 16 -

GSEHD was mentioned in a Washtenaw Community College Watch article entitled, "Community college transfer partnership boosts university enrollment."

Dr. Tiffany Sikorski was quoted in the GW Today story

Mar 16 -
Dr. Tiffany Sikorski was quoted in the GW Today story about GSEHD's project with Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School entitled, "GW Helps Local School Develop School-Wide STEM Curriculum."

Dr. Doran Gresham and GSEHD doctoral student Mary Bonnell led a teacher workshop at the Pacific Rim International Conference on Disabilities and Diversity entitled, "The 5 Rs Framework for Student-Centered Instruction."

Mar 16 -
On March 3rd, Dr. Doran Gresham and GSEHD doctoral student Mary Bonnell (Special Education and Disability Studies) led a teacher workshop at the Pacific Rim International Conference on Disabilities and Diversity in Honolulu, Hawaii. Their session was entitled, "The 5 Rs Framework for Student-Centered Instruction." This motivating and interactive working group explored ways to enhance classroom rigor, relevance, relationships, responsiveness, and reflection.

Dr. Matthew Shirrell presented his work at the national headquarters of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards in Arlington, VA.

Mar 16 -
Dr. Matthew Shirrell presented his work on National Board certification and teacher leadership at the national headquarters of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards in Arlington, VA. His presentation focused on his research on the factors that shape Board-certified teachers’ interactions with, and leadership of, their colleagues.

Dr. Bernhard Streitwieser published an article with two colleagues entitled, "Higher Education for Forcibly Displaced Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers."

Mar 16 -
Dr. Bernhard Streitwieser published an article with two colleagues from the Middle East entitled, "Higher Education for Forcibly Displaced Migrants, Refugees and Asylum Seekers," for a special issue of the journal, Higher Education Policy that they guest edited.

GSEHD alumna Amanda Haddaway is hosting a timely webinar entitled, "Would Your Business Survive a Coronavirus Outbreak?"

Mar 10 -
GSEHD alumna Amanda Haddaway (master's, Educational Technology Leadership) is hosting a timely webinar entitled, "Would Your Business Survive a Coronavirus Outbreak?" Ms. Haddaway is an award-winning HR consultant and corporate trainer. In her role as the managing director of HR Answerbox, she serves small businesses and start-ups as a talent optimization expert.

GSEHD doctoral students, working with Dr. Mina Attia and Dr. Bagmi Das, presented their research at the Virginia Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2020 Graduate Student Conference.

Mar 10 -
GSEHD doctoral students (Counseling) Hanyun Li, Yuqing Qiu, and Qi Chen, working with Dr. Mina Attia and Dr. Bagmi Das, presented their research at the Virginia Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2020 Graduate Student Conference. Their presentation was titled, “Mental Health Issues and Counseling Services Use Among International Students in the U.S.” 

GSEHD doctoral students, working with Dr. Mina Attia and Dr. Bagmi Das, presented their research at the Virginia Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2020 Graduate Student Conference.

Mar 10 -
GSEHD doctoral students (Counseling) Hanyun Li, Yuqing Qiu, and Qi Chen, working with Dr. Mina Attia and Dr. Bagmi Das, presented their research at the Virginia Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2020 Graduate Student Conference. Their presentation was titled, “Mental Health Issues and Counseling Services Use Among International Students in the U.S.”