Eleven FSU Graduates Named District Teachers of the Year

Each year, Florida’s school districts have the opportunity to recognize and celebrate 74 teachers as District Teachers of the Year. These top educators are selected for many reasons including extraordinary student gains, community involvement, teacher leadership and instructional practices. Of the District Teachers of the Year, five will be selected as finalists to win the Teacher of the Year Award.

This year, 11 of the District Teachers of the Year are FSU graduates:

April 2022 Alumni News

April 27, 2022

Tarlan ChahardovaliTarlan Chahardovali (Sport Management Ph.D. '21) recently accepted a new tenure-track faculty position as an Assistant Professor in the University of South Carolina's Department of Sport and Entertainment Management.





April 20, 2022

January 2022 Alumni News

January 25, 2022

Cecil headshotBen Cecil (Higher Ed. M.S. '15), who is currently a Graduate Research Associate with ACEducation and a Ph.D. candidate at The University of Georgia's Louise McBee Institute of Higher Education, will be a featured speaker for the FSU Higher Education Student Affairs Leadership course. He will discuss the topic of administration and governance in higher education. 


2021 COE Distinguished Alumni Awards

Since 1985, Florida State University’s College of Education has spotlighted extraordinary alumni during our annual Distinguished Alumni Awards. These alumni are honored for their academic, creative, and humanitarian achievements in a variety of categories.


This year, we are proud to announce that six award winners have been chosen—four alumni have been given the Distinguished Alumni Award, and two alumni who have graduated in the last decade were presented with the Trailblazer Award: