Early Childhood and Special Education

Southern Regional Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl

On Saturday, February 1st over 600 children, parents, families, and coaches from all over South Georgia attended the annual Southern Regional Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl which was hosted by the Ruby R. Sullivan Literacy Center in the Dewar College of Education and Human Services.  The Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl is a unique reading competition in […]

Engineering a Community Partnership

TTL is a local and national geotechnical corporation that has agreed to host a community service event at the Sullivan Literacy Center in the COEHS.  Mr. Keith Reaves, Vice-President & Principal Engineer for TTL,  has a son who has participated in the Literacy Education Assessment Program (L.E.A.P.) at the Sullivan Literacy Center for several semesters.  […]

A Metaphor for Teachers – by Dr. Deb Marciano, Early Childhood & Special Education

These amazingly beautiful sunflowers were ALL planted the same day, getting the same sun, rain, wind, and temperature. By nature, they are designed to turn toward the sun as it moves. Yet, some flowers are facing full on, some to the left, some to the right, some even away from where I stand on this […]