Education historian Diane Ravitch, a lightning rod in the national debate on school reform, presented her case for public education Tuesday night in a well-received lecture at the Zoellner Arts Center. Read more...
A Partnership for Better Mental Health
Partnering with the Bethlehem Area School District and St. Luke’s Health Network, Lehigh’s Counseling Psychology program has formed the Community Voices Clinic (CVC), a community-schools-based training site for master’s and doctoral-level students in mental-health counseling and supervision. Read more...
Dean Sasso Speaks Out on School Reform
“We feel that common ground… can be found in an empirical look at what works in schools and how it works,” says Sasso, stressing that decisions should not be made on political considerations. Read more...
Theory to Practice Now Online!
Theory to Practice: An inquisitive Review of Contemporary Education & Health is now available online. Don't miss our feature story on teacher unions! Read more
College Awarded $1M RTI Grant
The College of Education has been awarded a $1.08 million federal grant to train aspiring school psychologists as Response to Intervention (RTI) facilitators at middle schools and high schools. Read more
A 'smart' way to track time
Lincoln Elementary School Principal Benita Draper is among 11 administrators in the Bethlehem Area School District taking part in an innovative Lehigh project that will track how principals and community school leaders use their time. Read more