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2013
NOVEMBER 27
University of Tennessee at Martin's Clinton Smith Named Kappa Delta Pi Master Teacher of Honor
Dr. Clinton Smith, assistant professor of special education at The University of Tennessee at Martin, is the latest recipient of the Master Teacher of Honor Award from Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), International Honor Society in Education. >>>

NOVEMBER 29
Kappa Delta Pi Announces New Affiliate Chapter: The United States Teacher Education for Sustainable Development Network
Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), International Honor Society in Education, is pleased to announce the addition of the United States Teacher Education for Sustainable Development (USTESD) Network to its select group of affiliate chapters. >>>

OCTOBER 29
Kappa Delta Pi Announces Award Recipients at 49th Biennial Convocation
Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education announced the recipients of its Founders Awards and Lucinda Rose Counselor Award on Oct. 26 at the Society’s 49th Biennial Convocation Closing Banquet in Dallas. >>>

OCTOBER 23
Kappa Delta Pi, as a Member of the USTESD Network, Releases White Paper on Incorporating Education for Sustainable Development in U.S. Classrooms
Kappa Delta Pi, along with the organizations that comprise the United States Teacher Education for Sustainable Development Network, has released Reorienting Teacher Education to Address Sustainability: The U.S. Context, a white paper on the importance of teaching sustainability in U.S. classrooms to enhance student learning and create global citizens. >>>

SEPTEMBER 30
Kappa Delta Pi Celebrates 20 Years of Supporting Literacy
Kappa Delta Pi is celebrating its Literacy Alive! program and its 20th year of supporting literacy in communities across the globe. >>>

AUGUST 31
Kappa Delta Pi Brings Together Leading Educational Organizations for Summit
On Aug. 16, 11 leaders in education convened in Indianapolis for the Amplifying our Voices education summit. JULY 24 >>>

JULY 24
Professor Appointed to Education Foundation Board
Log Cabin Democrat— University of Central Arkansas professor Patty Phelps was recently appointed to a vacated, two-year position on the seven-member Kappa Delta Pi Educational Foundation Board. >>>

JULY 24
Kappa Delta Pi Educational Foundation Awards Scholarships
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—The Kappa Delta Pi Educational Foundation is pleased to announce awards totaling more than $32,000 in scholarships to assist 29 educators with expenses, including tuition, textbooks, and teaching resources. >>>

JULY 10
Kappa Delta Pi to Offer 150 Educational Sessions at Convocation 2013
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Convocation 2013, October 24−26 in Dallas, TX, offers more than 150 educational sessions that provide meaningful, timely information attendees can use in their teaching careers. >>>

JUNE 26
Kappa Delta Pi Welcomes New Laureate Chapter Members
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—The Kappa Delta Pi Laureate Chapter is comprised of educational leaders who are shaping thought and practice in education on a global scale. >>>

JUNE 12
Kappa Delta Pi Joins Flagstaff Seminar
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Dr. Nathan Bond and Faye Snodgress were invited to represent Kappa Delta Pi at the second meeting of the Flagstaff Seminar (FS) on May 1 in San Francisco, California, by FS Founders Dr. Rosemary Papa of Northern Arizona University and Dr. Fenwick W. English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. >>>

MAY 29
Charter Members of Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi Chosen
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Kappa Delta Pi is pleased to announce the formation of the Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter. >>>

APR 30
Kappa Delta Pi Launches New Online Community, KDPGlobal.org, Connecting Educators Around the World
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Kappa Delta Pi has released its new online community, KDPGlobal.org, which connects the world’s educators and adds significant value to its members and constituents at large. >>>

APR 29
Kappa Delta Pi Announces Keynotes for 49th Biennial Convocation in Dallas, Texas – Conference Themed “Connecting in a Big Way”
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Kappa Delta Pi’s Convocation 2013, held October 24–26, 2013 in Dallas. >>>

MAR 29
Kappa Delta Pi Scholarship Helps Connect Student Teachers at University of Florida with Elementary Classrooms in Thailand
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Jason A. Schipper, a social studies methods instructor and doctoral student at UF’s College of Education, received the 2012 Kappa Delta Pi laureate scholarship in international and comparative education. >>>

MAR 28
Kappa Delta Pi Formalizes Partnership with Association of Teacher Educators, Gives Annual Student Teacher Award
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, and the Association of Teacher Educators formalized their long-standing partnership with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding during the February 2013 ATE national conference in Atlanta, Georgia. >>>

FEB 28
Kappa Delta Pi Increasing Webinars, Providing Support for New Teachers
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, will offer an increased number of webinars this year to meet demand and provide support on a wide range of topics for educators, in particular newer teachers. >>>

FEB 26
Kappa Delta Pi Teams up with BloomBoard to Deliver KDP Connect Online Educator Professional Development Content
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—KDP Connect™, the online educator professional development tools and resources of Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, has been selected to partner with BloomBoard®, an open marketplace of workshops and resources for professional development. >>>

JAN 31
Kappa Delta Pi President Participates in International Policy Forum on Education in Namibia
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)—Kappa Delta Pi International President Dr. Mary C. Clement participated in UNESCO’s 5th Policy Dialogue Forum of the International Task Force on Teachers for Education for All, held November 2012 in Namibia. >>>

JAN 30
Kappa Delta Pi Record Wins Silver Award in Association TRENDS 2012 All-Media Contest
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB)— The Kappa Delta Pi Record was recognized with a Silver Award in the “Annual or Quarterly Magazine or Journal” category of the Association TRENDS 2012 All-Media Contest. >>>