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MSE’s Dr. Stephanie Cross Gets $8 Million Grant For Work In High-Needs Schools

Stephanie Behm Cross, assistant professor in Georgia State University’s College of Education & Human Development, has received an $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Innovation and Improvement.

The grant will allow Cross to expand and research the Collaboration and Reflection to Enhance Atlanta Teacher Effectiveness (CREATE) program — initially funded… more »

Shaneeka Favors receives GERA award!

Middle and Secondary Education doctoral student, Shaneeka Favors-Welch, was named the 2017 Outstanding Student Researcher by Georgia Educational Research Association. The award recognizes promising educational researchers across Georgia. 


The Georgia Educational Research Association (GERA) is a state affiliate of the national organization,… more »


Katherine Perrotta receives John Laska Distinguished Dissertation Award

Posted On October 16, 2017 by Hafeez Merchant
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Middle and Secondary Education alumni, Katherine Perrotta, Ph.D., is the 2017 recipient of the American Association for Teaching and Curriculum John Laska Distinguished Dissertation Award in Teaching.

Katherine’s dissertation, “More than a feeling: A study on conditions that promote historical empathy about an underrepresented historical figure in middle and secondary classes with ‘The Elizabeth Jennings… more »