Education

Expert on deaf education presenting lecture series Feb. 19-20

Dr. Marc Marschark, professor at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf and director of the Center for Education Resource partnerships, will be on campus as the Green Honors Chair for the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. He will give a series of free public lectures on Feb. 19 and 20. On Wednesday, Feb…. Read more »

Alliance for children’s annual pinwheel project set for April 7-8

Part of the TCU Campus will be covered in thousands blue and white pinwheels during Alliance For Children’s Pinwheel Project on April 7-8, 2014. The TCU College of Education, Department of Social Work and Institute for Child Development have joined with Alliance For Children to raise awareness about child abuse and other crimes against children. The… Read more »

COE alumna named as a FWISD Academic Teaching Chair for Excellence

Jennifer L. Terry ‘08 was honored by the Fort Worth ISD as the XTO Energy Chair for Teaching Excellence in Early Childhood Education on December 4, 2013. Terry was one of fifteen Fort Worth ISD teachers named as the 2013-2014 Academic Chairs for Teaching Excellence. The selected teachers formally receive the title of Chair of… Read more »

Jan Lacina wins Deans’ Research and Creativity Award

Jan Lacina, professor and associate dean of graduate studies, received the Deans’ Research and Creativity Award at Fall Commencement. Lacina was one of three TCU faculty members to receive the $2,500 award for producing the highest quality research or creative activity of the last several years. “I am very excited and humbled,” Lacina said about… Read more »

ANSERS Institute hosting autism specialist Dec. 3-4

The ANSERS Institute welcomes autism consultant, Dr. Sonja de Boer, on Dec. 3-4. On Tuesday, Dec. 3, de Boer will discuss “Teaching Skills Utilizing Applied Behavior Analysis: Providing the Structure Students with ASD Need in Order to Learn New Skills”. On Wednesday, Dec. 4, she will present on “Interventions & Treatments for Children & Youth… Read more »

COE hosts Green Chair lecturer Nov. 20-21

The College of Education is pleased to announce the upcoming lecture series by Green Honors Chair, Dr. Reta Ugena Whitlock. Join us Wednesday, Nov. 20 for her presentation, “Reconstructing the Contemporary South” and on Thursday, Nov. 21 for her presentation, “Queer South Rising”. Both lectures will begin at 5 p.m. in the Amon G. Carter… Read more »