Georgia State University
College of Education & Human Development
Department of Educational Policy Studies
30 Pryor Street
Phone: 404-413-8030 Fax: 404-413-8033
Prospective Students Contact: Aishah Cowan
Administrative Coordinator of Admissions Phone: 404-413-8273
Dr. William Curlette
Department Chair and Professor
"I encourage you to peruse the Educational Policy Studies website for the unique educational opportunities available in our three program areas and the research and scholarship contributions of our faculty."
The CEEDAR Institution of Higher Education (IHE) Spotlight honors Dr. Sheryl Cowart Moss, among others from GSU, for exemplary progress in teacher preparation reform.
CEEDAR writes, “program review and continual improvement is no easy feat. Georgia State University’s College of Education & Human Development professionals are taking an innovative and organic approach to engaging faculty… more »
No GRE required for M.Ed. Educational Leadership program and 22 other education master’s programs
In an effort to remove barriers to applicants applying to the College of Education & Human Development graduate programs, with a primary focus on its educator preparation and teacher leadership master’s programs, a university special committee, appointed by the Associate Provost… more »
Erica Edwards is the proud recipient of one of the Georgia State University dissertation grant awards. The award is in support of her work with black girls suspended, expelled or involved in juvenile courts and their school re-entry processes. Edwards studies with the RMS unit in our department.
College of Education & Human Development doctoral student Natasha Johnson was awarded the Leon Bradley Scholarship from the American Association of School Personnel Administrators.
The annual scholarship program awards funding to minorities and people of color interested in teaching and school leadership, according to the association’s website. Johnson is one of two scholarship recipients receiving… more »
Thais Council, a Social Foundations of Education doctoral student, published a blog post on the National Council of Teachers of English’s (NCTE) blog. Her post, “Black Girls Read: An African American Read-In Celebrating the African American Female Literary Legacies of the Past, Present, and Future,” discusses literacy… more »
What is your title? I serve as the Associate Director of the Principals Center
Would you like to share a little about your immediate family or family history? I am a native of Dallas, Texas. I grew up in a loving family. I moved to Atlanta to attend Spelman College and fell in love with… more »