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All students in EDP strive to become innovative leaders. Our students are ethical, collaborative, data-based critical thinkers who create learning opportunities and experiences that transform the lives of children and adults.

Recent News

The EDP Department recognizes the following faculty for their 2016 College of Education, Health and Society's Summer Research Seed Grant Awards:

Sarah Watt

Sarah Watt - Supporting Low-Income Youth in Math through an Out of School Program: The Effects of Structured, Nonreciprocal Peer Tutoring on At-Risk Youth

Erin Harper

Erin Harper - Improving Culturally Responsive School-Based Mental Health Interventions for Diverse Students

Elizabeth Richey

Elizabeth Richey - Improving Young Children and Older Adolescents’ Motivation and Attitudes Toward Math Through Structured, Nonreciprocal Peer Tutoring. Elizabeth is also the recipient of the 2015-2016 Faculty Research Award and the Center for Teaching Excellence: New Faculty Teaching Enhancement Program Completion.

The EDP Department recognizes DeAngelo Gatlin for his Scholarship Award.

DeAngelo Gatlin

DeAngelo Gatlin - NASP Education and Research Trust Wayne Gressett Memorial Minority Scholarship Award Receipient

The EDP Department welcomes our new Kate Welling Disability Studies Distinguished Scholar
Dr. Anne Finger

Anne Finger

Dr. Finger has published several books, including Call Me Ahab and Bone Truth. Dr. Finger has won multiple awards for her writing, including the Prairie Schooner Prize in Fiction. Dr. Finger is the former president of the Society for Disability Studies.

William J Boone

Distinguished Scholar Award recipient for 2015 - William Boone, professor of educational psychology, received the Distinguished Scholar Award for sustained excellence in research in business, education and social sciences.

2015 Douglas R. Miller Award presentation
Douglas R. Miller Award - Congratulations to Neelum Amin, 2015 award recipient.

Dr. Erin Harper
EHS Spring Lecture Series -
Dr. Erin Harper, EDP faculty member will present "Responding to the Needs of African American Girls: Promoting Strengths, Resilience and Resistance" - February 12, 2015 - 4:00 pm - 117 McGuffey

Book Authors from EDP
December 4 - Celebrating Scholarship: EHS Book Author Showcase
- EDP Faculty Members honored were Jason Abbitt, Doris Bergen, Bill Boone, Darrel Davis, Michele Dickey, Susan Mosley-Howard, Leah Wasburn-Moses, Ray Witte, Michael Woodin.

Kathy McMahon-Klosterman
December 3 -
Congratulations to former EDP faculty member Kathy McMahon-Klosterman on receiving the Distinguished Service Award by the Ohio County Boards Association.

Mental Health Matters!


Disability Studies


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