Education major’s evolutionary research inspires new approaches to teaching

In order to develop new and effective approaches to teaching, doesn’t it make sense to study how children learn? It may seem simple, but that question has been the foundation of Katie Gruskin’s interdisciplinary education at SUNY New Paltz. Gruskin (’17 ’19g, Early Childhood & Childhood Education) decided she wanted to be a teacher long …

Clionian House

  New Paltz N.Y. The Clionian House, 1908. The house, just renovated, still stands. The New Paltz Clionian Phi Kappa Pi Society made its home in this house for many years and has left a legacy of a generous scholarship for the School of Education’s teacher candidates. Chapter officers Rosemarie McBride (’60), Ann O’Keefe (’71), …