Teacher Education

Teacher Education

Through the prestigious Fulbright Program, Alexandra Pasqualone and Brittany Grasso have landed English Teaching Assistantships to Turkey and South Korea, respectively. Sophomore Alyssa van Doorn is off to England for the Fulbright Summer Institute.
In a rousing address that masterfully paid homage to Rowan University’s profound growth from the Glassboro Normal School—a teachers’ college—to a comprehensive public research institution, U.S. Secretary of Higher Education Rochelle Hendricks got down to basics when she talked about the impact teachers, counselors and educational leaders have on students.
Richard Heggan walked away from a business career to pursue his true calling: teaching.
Sixty-six Rowan students--seven of them female--will publicly shave their heads during St. Baldrick's Day as they vie to raise $45,000 in one night for pediatric cancer research.
In January, Rowan College of Education Professor John Quinesso and 15 students will bring the power of reading to students in impoverished villages in India.
Rowan College of Education Dean Monika Shealey and Teacher Education Assistant Professor Kathryn McGinn are working with researchers from William Paterson and Kean universities to study teacher persistence in urban schools and the role that various teacher certification pathways have in urban districts.
Twenty-one rising high school seniors from five South Jersey counties will get an introduction to the field of teaching, particularly in urban settings, during the annual Rowan Urban Teacher Academy (RUTA), Monday, July 14-Friday, July 25.