Supporting STEM Teacher Education

The pending teacher shortage crisis in both math and sciences is well-known, lesser known are the successes of institutions of higher education to address the need for STEM educators. In this report, Nada Djordjevich, Executive Director of Gibson and Associates, reviews some of the the efforts of California State University East Bay in addressing this problem and solving this crisis.

Fast Times at a Pennsylvania College: A Review of Richard Russo’s Comedic Novel, Straight Man

Straight Man by Richard Russo Fast Times at a Pennsylvania College Hank Devereaux, interim English department chair at a small, poorly funded Pennsylvania college, suffers from a case of "arrested adult development." He has destructive prankster tendencies, misgivings about his career, and is troubled by his relationship with his father, a well-known professor of trendy … Continue reading Fast Times at a Pennsylvania College: A Review of Richard Russo’s Comedic Novel, Straight Man