Faculty Research Projects
Faculty answer questions about their research projects.
(1) Teachers are at the center of a support network of mentor teachers, cooperating teachers and an induction director for three years
(2) they gradually take on teaching responsibilities over a two-year period
(3) they participate in school-wide "critical friends groups"
(4) they continue to receive support from their trained and paid mentors and GSU faculty throughout their first three years of teaching
Name of grant or funded project (total amount, if available): Race to the Top Innovation Fund Grant; $927,839.
List of professors involved and students (if applicable): Stephanie Behm Cross (PI), Carla Tanguay (Co-PI)
List of any affiliates: Atlanta Neighborhood Charter School (ANCS)
Results/Statistics of interest: In December 2013, 93% of the teacher residents reported being satisfied or very satisfied with their experience in this program.
Project Support: Scholastic
Dates: July 1-25, 2014
Location: College of Education & Human Development
Students Involved: Sherell McArthur, Ph.D. candidate