College of Education and Professional Studies

 

▼   Vision Statement
The vision of the College of Education and Professional Studies is to prepare exemplary professionals committed to life-long learning who are leaders in contributing to the betterment of our diverse and dynamic world.
▼   Mission Statement
The mission of the College of Education and Professional studies is to transform our community and expand our outreach through a commitment to excellence in education and human services, advancement of innovative research, and supporting the dedicated service of our faculty, staff, students, and alumni.
▼   Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement

The College of Education and Professional Studies is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment where every student's unique identity is valued and respected, and in which students feel safe to explore their intellectual, interpersonal and professional development in order to serve competently in a multicultural world.

The risk of engaging in bias is always present and requires constant vigilance. Faculty, staff and administrators of the College of Education and Professional Studies are dedicated to making an active, conscious, and intentional effort to provide educational experiences, conduct research, and provide community service in a manner which furthers our collective capacity for civil discourse, which actively combats racism, sexism and other forms of bigotry, and which reflects an appreciation for diverse values and cultures of all people.

 

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USA Doctoral Student Recognized with Prestigious National Award
USA Doctoral Student Recognized with Prestigious National Award
Thursday - November 11, 2021
Abritty Abdullah, a doctoral student in the University of South Alabama's instructional design and development program in the College of Education and Professional Studies, is the recipient of the 2021 Phi Kappa Phi Love of Learning Award. The award is given by the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. The Love of Learning Award is one of the most prestigious awards for post-baccalaureate study given by the society.
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William "Willie" Peck Memorial Scholarship
William "Willie" Peck Memorial Scholarship
Wednesday - November 10, 2021
William "Willie" Peck, a graduate of the University of South Alabama and beloved teacher at Robertsdale High School, passed away on February 14, 2021.
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South Graduates Remake History at Barton Academy
South Graduates Remake History at Barton Academy
Wednesday - November 10, 2021
On a busy summer day, less than a month before the reopening of Barton Academy, Principal Amanda Jones weaves down a middle school hallway. No straight lines. She dodges workmen, avoids crates and slips between stacks of office supplies.
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