NEWS FROM THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION AND HUMAN SERVICES!

KUDOS:

Dr. Ford Brooks, professor and interim chair, Department of Counseling and College Student Personnel, was invited to share his expertise on addictions and counseling in Counseling Today's article, "Hidden in Plain Sight."

Dr. George F. "Jody" Harpster was named the 16th president of Shippensburg University. Dr. Harpster earned his Master's of Science degree in Counseling and College Student Personnel Administration from the College of Education and Human Services.                                             

Ship's First Doctoral Degree Program is in the College of Education and Human Services! Find out more about the doctorate in educational leadership here.

MSW Graduates -- score above the national average, Graduate students from the joint Shippensburg & Millersville University MSW program, pass the licensure exam at a rate above the national average. Find out more about the Department of Social Work and Gerontology here.

Dr. Billy Henson, assistant professor of criminal justice, recently had his co-authored book Fear of Crime in the United States: Causes, Consequences and Contradictions published by Carolina Academic Press. The book examines the nature and extent of crime-related fear and describes the physical, psychological, behavioral, and social effects of fear of crime.

Dr. Sally Paulson, associate professor of exercise science, presented research on the importance of maintaining muscle strength later in life during the National strength and conditioning association’s (NSCA) national conference.

REMINDER: February 10 is the deadline for major changes for high demand majors


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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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Shippensburg University Praxis Series Test Site

Praxis Test Dates for the 2010-2011 Academic year are: 

  • September 17, 2011
  • November 12, 2011
  • January 14, 2012
  • March 10, 2012
  • April 28, 2012
  • June 9, 2012
  • July 21, 2012

ETS's PRAXIS Web site - Pennsylvania
This site provides an overview on Praxis I and II as well as information regarding registration, fees, preparation and scores.

The Praxis Series- Guidelines and Information
This document contains guidelines and general information about the Praxis Series : Teacher Licensure and Certification which should accompany the Office of Field Services handbook.

Guidelines for Issuing Certificates for Free Praxis Re-test
The Pennsylvania Department of Education has worked with Educational Testing Service to offer a program to assist students and individuals who are attempting to pass their certification and licensure tests. The program will allow the School of Education or certifying district to provide a certificate for a free re-test to an individual who has failed a Praxis test.

  

Dr. Herbert L. Steffy
Director of Field Experiences & Partnerships
Praxis Test Site Coordinator
Office: Shippen Hall 352A
Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Phone: 717.477.1487
Email: hlsteffy@ship.edu