Ellenwood Appointed as New Faculty Director of CCSR

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August 15th, 2012

Professor Steve Ellenwood, history education, is the new Faculty Director for the Center for Character and Social Responsibility (CCSR), following three decades serving as Chair of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at SED.

Professor Ellenwood was a member of the original advisory board for the CCSR (previously named the Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character), founded in 1989.

As Faculty Director, Ellenwood plans to increase the range of professional development opportunities offered through the Center, build the role of service learning within the undergraduate curriculum in the school, and support the development of graduate programming in the areas of character and social responsibility. He aims to build on the wonderful traditions created by previous Directors, Kevin Ryan, Karen Bohlin, Bernice Lerner, and Hardin Coleman.