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Centers, Institutes and Councils

The College of Education is home to a number of centers and institutes. While some are part of the College's research agenda, many centers are funded by state or national grants, to coordinate national research and/or outreach efforts in the field of education.

 

 

CEDAR Clinic

Offering both School Psychology and Counseling Services

CEDAR Clinic website
100 CEDAR Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-1881

Shirley Woika, Co-Director
saw194@psu.edu
814-863-2421

Katie Kostohryz, Co-Director

814-867-4918

Center for Education and Civil Rights (CECR)

CECR website
300 Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802

Erica Frankenberg, co-director
euf10@psu.edu

814-865-5862

Liliana Garces, co-director
lmg340@psu.edu

814-865-9754

Center for Educational Disparities Research (CEDR)

CEDR website

Paul Morgan
310E Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802

814-865-9740

Center for Evaluation and Education Policy Analysis (CEEPA)

CEEPA website

Ed Fuller
ejf20@psu.edu
814-865-2233


Center for Science and the Schools (CSATS)

CSATS website
182 Chambers Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-5664

Annmarie Ward, Director
arw192@psu.edu

Center for the Study of Higher Education (CSHE)

CSHE website
400 Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-6346

John Cheslock, Director
cshe@psu.edu

Center for the Study of Leadership and Ethics (CSLE)

CSLE website
Department of Education Policy Studies
207B Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802

Dana Mitra, Director
814-863-7020
dana@psu.edu

Center for the Study of Leadership in American Indian Education

207 Rackley Building
814-863-0619

Gerald LeTendre

Center on Rural Education and Communities (CREC)

CREC Web Site
200 Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-863-3779

Kai Schafft, Director
kas45@psu.edu

Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy

Goodling Institute website

405 Keller Building
University Park, PA 16802

Esther Prins, Co-Director

(814) 865-0597

Carol Clymer, Co-Director

Phone: (814) 865-5876
Fax: (814) 863-6108

Institute for Research in Training and Development


301 Keller Building
University Park, PA 16802-1303
814-863-2596

Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy (ISAL)

ISAL website

405 Keller Building
University Park, PA 16802

Esther Prins, Co-Director
esp150@psu.edu
(814) 865-0597

Carol Clymer, Co-Director
cdc22@psu.edu
Phone: (814) 865-5876
Fax: (814) 863-6108

Interinstitutional Consortium for Indigenous Knowledge (ICIK)

ICIK website
257 Chambers Building
University Park, PA 16802

Ladislaus M. Semali, Director
lms11@psu.edu
814-865-2246

Audrey N. Maretzki, Co-Director
anm1@psu.edu
814-863-4751

Krause Innovation Studio

Studio website
201 Chambers Building
University Park, PA 16802

Scott McDonald

Pennsylvania School Study Council (PSSC)

PSSC website
211 Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-0321

Larry Wess
ljw11@psu.edu

Professional Personnel Development Center for Career and Technical Education (PPDC)

PPDC website
301C Keller Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-2133

Cyntia Pellock
cxp162@psu.edu