Want to go back to school? Get your questions answered.

Posted by Kelly Norris on March 12, 2019 at 11:26 AM
When you have a question about something, common sense would have you talk to someone who's an expert on the subject. 

Want to know about dolphins? Ask a marine biologist.

Have a question about your car? Ask a mechanic.

What if you want to know more about Graduate and Continuing Education (GCE) programs at Fitchburg State? Join us for an information session. A representative of the program will answer all of your questions.

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Lesson Design with G Suite

Posted by Kimberly McCoy-Blauser on January 24, 2019 at 8:46 AM

With technology constantly changing, schools are investing in technology to help improve and enhance student achievement. And with the common core standards, educators need to ensure that students can demonstrate what they know, and not just say they know. When implemented properly, technology can produce significant gains by boosting engagement with interactive learning especially with at-risk students.

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Our Students:  Kristin King, Early Education and Care (BSE)

Posted by Matthew Bruun on January 17, 2019 at 10:43 AM

Recent graduate, Kristin King has service in her blood. Her grandfather served in the U.S. Army and her uncle in the U.S. Air Force. Feeling the call to serve, Kristin enlisted in the Army at the age of 17. The first airplane trip of her life was to go to basic training in South Carolina. Kristin was deployed to Iraq, where she managed property and supplies in the service of the American war effort.

After being discharged in 2014, Kristin came back home to Leominster. She wanted to continue her education and after being so far from home for so long, she decided to stay local and enrolled at Fitchburg State. It was a decision that would change several lives for the better.

At first, the transition to college life was challenging. The freedom and self-direction of a student was a far cry from the rigid structure experienced by a soldier. Kristin was also several years older than most of her peers in the classroom, creating a further sense of distance. But Kristin doesn’t give up.

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Our Top 5 Blog Posts of 2018

Posted by Kimberly McCoy-Blauser on December 28, 2018 at 11:54 AM
As 2018 comes to a close, it's time to wrap up another year of the GCE Blog. We've shared a lot of information and here's a quick look at our top 5 posts of this year.
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Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Posted by Kelly Norris on December 17, 2018 at 11:56 AM

Have you ever thought about why some individuals and groups are more privileged than others or what you can do to help prevent domestic violence? You are invited to explore these and other related questions in the Introduction to Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies three credit course that will be offered online through Graduate and Continuing Education (GCE) during the upcoming winter session, 12/28/2018 through 1/17/2019.

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