Story Categories: Education Department

 
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July 19, 2016
In left panel, education student Joan Becker (right) is featured in a 1958 cover story for our alumni magazine about the Wagner College Nursery School. In right panel, Joan Becker '59 Smihula works with P.S. 78 students in the literacy program created with her support. After Joan Becker Smihula graduated [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 6, 2015
Last winter, Wagner College joined forces with Tech Kids Unlimited to teach special-needs youngsters about technology — and teach Wagner education students how to teach tech to special-needs youth. The program, called Wagner TecKids U Lab, staged four Sunday afternoon “maker parties” for the [...] Keep reading →
 
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December 2, 2014
By RHODA FRUMKIN Associate Professor, Department of Education ’Tis the season of celebration — of families enjoying each others’ company, of children gazing in wonder at the seasonal lights, of chilly temperatures outside and cozy warmth inside our homes. This is the perfect time to share with [...] Keep reading →
 
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October 27, 2014
This past summer, I learned from Wagner’s education department chair, Karen DeMoss, about the innovative ways that graduate education programs are intertwined with the Port Richmond Partnership, the community collaboration of Wagner College and the non-profits and schools of this extremely diverse [...] Keep reading →
 
Equisha Newsome and Rachel Tripp '12 M '13, seen here with students Breanna Mitchell and Juliana Rosen, teach science at New World Preparatory Charter School.
June 10, 2014
Equisha Newsome and Rachel Tripp '12 M '13, seen here with students Breanna Mitchell and Juliana Rosen, teach science at New World Preparatory Charter School. New teachers are full of energy and enthusiasm. They have learned the latest teaching techniques and are buoyed by idealism and a love for children. [...] Keep reading →
 
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June 5, 2014
On Wednesday, June 4, Wagner College held its third annual Distinguished Educator Awards ceremony in Foundation Hall’s Manzulli Boardroom, led by Carin Guarasci, director of the New Educators at Wagner program. Watch the complete program here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEkYRK7ewW0 Wagner College [...] Keep reading →
 
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May 21, 2014
From left to right: Mani Potnuru, Bridget Guarasci, Senator Diane Savino, Senator Andrew Lanza, Carin Guarasci, Richard Guarasci, Assemblyman Michael Cusick Wagner College education professor Carin Guarasci was named a “Woman of Distinction” by the New York State Senate at a ceremony in Albany [...] Keep reading →
 
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May 7, 2014
Wagner College senior Gary Giordano of Princes Bay, Staten Island, a history and education major, has won a James Madison Fellowship to support his graduate studies this fall at Columbia University’s Teachers College. Giordano has been doing his student teaching this year with 4th and 5th graders [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 29, 2014
By DIANE C. LORE — Advance Education Columnist — April 27, 2014 Students Christopher Antanucci, Katelyn Gama, Kelly Glenn, Danny Lane and Janet Capano present their video about marriage rights for the disabled as part of a Lifestyles for the Disabled partnership with with Wagner College Kenny [...] Keep reading →
 
Kellie Profile 16x9
April 4, 2014
On Monday Kellie Griffith, a graduating Wagner College senior from Riverhead, New York, got the news she’s been waiting for since last September: She has won a highly selective Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Ecuador, where she will work as an English Teaching Assistant next year. According to the [...] Keep reading →