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Council of Graduate Students in Education (CGSE)

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What is CGSE?

The Council of Graduate Students in Education (CGSE) is run by graduate students in the School of Education, and as a student within the school you're automatically a member of the organization. CGSE is supported primarily through the student activity fee fund with additional support from the Dean's office.

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CGSE Call for Proposals for Spring Colloquium

Published on 12/17/2014 6:00:00 AM

What are you working on? Share your research and projects with other graduate students. The CGSE Conference Committee is pleased to announce a call for proposals for the Spring 2015 Research Colloquium. This forum for education research will be held at The University of Pittsburgh on Thursday, March... Read More...

Steel Valley Superintendent and EdD Student Ed Wehrer Implementing New Districtwide Plan to Use iPads

Published on 12/17/2014 6:00:00 AM

Ed Wehrer, a current EdD school leadership student, is helping implement a districtwide plan at Steel Valley to use iPads . The Steel Valley school board voted December 2 to accept a $291,791 donation from Apple Corp. to implement the new technology plan. Wehrer, who is superintendent at the school,... Read More...

Nominate a School of Education Alum for 2015 Alumni Awards

Published on 12/12/2014 6:00:00 AM

The School of Education is seeking nominations for its 2015 Alumni Awards. Through this program, the school honors the outstanding accomplishments of alumni and students. Criteria for these awards include a recognition of professional achievement, commitment to the continued success of the School of... Read More...

EdD Student Emily Sanders Guest Contributes for Tech Talk Live Blog

Published on 12/10/2014 6:00:00 AM

Emily Sanders, an EdD student in educational leadership, recently was a guest contributor for the Tech Talk Live blog , offering some best practices and resources for educators creating online professional development. Sanders is the director of assessment, data & technology at New Castle Area Schoo... Read More...

Doctoral Student Anthony Mooney Joins Quaker Valley as Middle School Principal

Published on 12/2/2014 6:00:00 AM

Anthony Mooney, an educational leadership doctorate student, recently joined Quaker Valley as its middle school principal . He previously served as the Highland middle school principal in the Blackhawk School District in Beaver Falls, PA. The Quaker Valley School Board approved his appointment as Mi... Read More...

Doctoral Student Seth Creasy Honored with Early Career Award from The Obesity Society

Published on 10/24/2014 6:00:00 AM

HPA doctoral student Seth Creasy has received a 2014 Early-Career Award Grant from The Obesity Society. The organization's awards recognize specific research achievements and major contributions to the basic science, treatment, and prevention of obesity. Awards highlighting the careers of researcher... Read More...

HPA Students Help Raise Health Awareness at Events Around Pittsburgh

Published on 10/20/2014 6:00:00 AM

The Exercise Science Organization (ESO), a student-run group within the School of Education’s Health and Physical Activity (HPA) Department, has been involved in a variety of health-related events at the University level as well as around Pittsburgh. The ESO was created in 2000, with junior and seni... Read More...

School of Education Celebrates Homecoming on October 24

Published on 10/1/2014 6:00:00 AM

The School of Education invites its alumni to attend the school’s homecoming weekend reception for an evening of reconnecting with fellow alumni and friends. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served before the fireworks and laser show, which is part of the University of Pittsburgh’s Homecomin... Read More...

School of Education Receives $3 Million from Alumni to Establish Dean’s Chair

Published on 7/8/2014 6:00:00 AM

The University of Pittsburgh has received a $3 million gift from alumni Renée K. Goldman and Richard M. Goldman to establish the Renée and Richard Goldman Dean’s Chair in the School of Education. The gift has established an endowment that will be used by the University to support the salary, profes... Read More...

The Q&A: Alumnus Sean McComb Walks Through the "Door of Opportunity" and Pulls Others Through--On Way to Being Named Teacher of the Year

Published on 4/30/2014 6:00:00 AM

Out of more than three million teachers in the United States, Sean McComb was named as National Teacher of the Year by the Council of Chief State School Officers’ (CCSSO) on Wednesday, April 30. A 2007 alumnus of the School of Education, McComb, who is 30 years old, currently works as a high school... Read More...
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