COEHS Highlights, Important Dates, and Announcements:

HIGHLIGHTS:

Kudos:

Dr. Cheryl Slattery presented the workshop, "Vocabulary is VITAL!...and essential, critical, imperative, all-important, utmost, key, pressing, and integral!" at the 2014 Southern Region Student Pennsylvania State Education Association Conference at Millersville University.

Dr. Matthew Shupp presented his research, "Synergistic Supervision of Entry-Level Professional: A Cross-Cultural Examination" at the International Conference on Education in Dublin, Ireland.

Drs. W.A. Braun, Ben Meyer, Sally Paulson, Joohee Sanders, and Praveen Veerabhadrappa along with several students from the Exercise Science Department presented five posters and four oral research presentations at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference.

New Education Dual Certification Program 

SCHEDULING NEWS:

Students may check the course listings in the myShip portal for the most up-to-date listing of available courses.  

Spring 2015 Scheduling dates:

Graduate Scheduling:

October 20 - January 27

Undergraduate Scheduling:

October 27 - November 17

Other important dates:

November 3 - Final day to withdrawal from classes with "W" grade POT 1.

December 1 - Schedule clean-up for Spring

December 5 - Day and Evening classes end

December 8 - 12 - Final Exam Period

December 12 - Graduate Commencement

December 13 - Undergraduate Commencement

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College of Education and Human Services

Shippen Hall (352-360)
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257

Fax 717-477-4012 
General Email address: 
mailto:COEHS@ship.edu  

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 Pre-Service Academic Performance Assessment - PAPA 

 

The Praxis I - Pre-Professional Skills Test (PPST) will not be counted for certification purposes after April 2, 2012.  However, if you passed the PPST before April 2, 2012, it will still count toward your certification.

The NEW initial test required for all certification areas is the Pre-Service Academic Performance Assessment (PAPA), a part of the new Pennsylvania Educator Certification Test (PECT) series offered by Pearson Evaluation Systems.  Additional information about PAPA test and registration for the PAPA test is available at http://www.pa.nesinc.com/  

The PAPA is currently available only by appointment at Pearson Professional Centers.  A list of all current centers is available at the PECT website listed above. The two listed centers closest to Shippensburg University are:

 

Pearson Professional Center, 801 East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA   717-564-6755

Pearson Professional Center, 205 Granite Run Drive, Lancaster, PA   717-569-0056

 

Remember that all test scores must be reported to Shippensburg University.