Shaneeka Favors-Welch received the Most Outstanding Student Research Award at the Georgia Educational Research Association. We salute her for a job well done on her accomplishment. Shaneeka is a doctorate level graduate research assistant for the Urban Child Study Center. The Georgia Educational Research Association (GERA) is a state affiliate of the American Educational Research… more »
The research team of Drs. Hope K. Gerde (Michigan State University), Gary E. Bingham (Georgia State University), and Ryan P. Bowles (Michigan State University) has been awarded $1.5 million from the U.S. Department of Education/Institute of Education Sciences to develop and examine the feasibility of a professional development program for Head Start teachers focused on promoting early writing in the… more »
In Hwang was recently awarded a Language and Literacy Undergraduate Research Fellowship (http://researchlanglit.gsu.edu/) for 2017-2018. She will examine the receptive vocabulary profiles of preschool and elementary school children who speak African American English and investigate how these receptive vocabulary profiles are influenced by dialect density. In is a senior who is pursuing her… more »
Rebecca Barria, a graduate assistant in the Urban Child Study Center, was selected to receive the Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award (Language and Literacy Education) from the Department of Middle and Secondary Education at the College of Education & Human Development’s 2017 Honors Day Ceremony. This award is chosen by faculty and presented to a… more »
Dr. Nicole Patton-Terry (4th from left) and Dr. Julie Washington (3rd from right) were recently recognized by the College of Education and Human Development at Georgia State University for their outstanding accomplishments within the realm of research and academia.
Dr. Patton-Terry is the executive director of the Urban Child Study Center and an associate professor … more »