College of Education


Research and Scholarship

The faculty in Childhood Education and Literacy Studies engage in research and creative activity to support the department mission of designing, implementing, and researching innovative programs in the fields of early childhood, elementary education, and literacy studies.

Practitioner Inquiry

Faculty, Doctoral Students, Prospective Teachers, and School Partners engage in inquiry into their own teaching.

Conference Presentations

Dr. Jim King and Doctoral Students in Literacy Studies present research at the American Educational Research Association Conference

Global Impact

Dr. Berson visits Ghana to establish the USF/Cape Coast Early Childhood Collaborative Project


Advanced Technology Integration for Research and Teaching

Faculty use online tools and analysis software to conduct research

31 USF/HCPS Partners present at NAPDS

We are among the strongest in the country in studying our work in and with schools!

Scholarly Contributions

Dr. Janet Richards signs copies of her new book at the International Reading Association Conference