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RHO GAMMA CHAPTER
Athens State University

Kappa Delta Pi
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Rho Gamma Chapter
Kappa Delta Pi, an International Honor Society in Education, is dedicated to scholarship and excellence in education. The Society was founded in 1911 and has a long history of openness to both genders, different races, ethnic backgrounds, handicapping conditions, ages, and a wide variety of intellectual ideas. Initiation ceremonies are held during the fall and spring semesters by invitation.



As a community of scholars pledged to worthy ideals, KDP:
  •  recognizes scholarship and excellence in education
  •  promotes the development and dissemination of worthy educational ideas and practices
  •  enhances the continuous growth and leadership of its diverse membership
  •  fosters inquiry and reflection on significant educational issues and
  •  maintains a high degree of professional fellowship


Counselors for 2006-2007

Dr. Joe Brasher - Email
Counselor

Dr. Tina Sloan - Email
Associate Counselor

Dr. Andryna Kuzmicic - Email
Foundation Representative

Dr. Cathy Woodroof - Email
Membership Chair
 
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Dr. Joe Brasher
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Dr. Tina Sloan



Officers for 2007-2008

Taryn Perry
President

Shera Albright
Vice President

Spring Tryon
Secretary

Ryan Unphrey
Historian

Amy Gautney
Treasurer

 

 



RIF (Reading is Fun)
Each year, the Rho Gamma Chapter participates in Reading is Fun Week. RIF is a children's literacy program sponsored by Kappa Delta Pi. Dr. Kuzmicic, our Foundation Representative, writes the grant each year. Proceeds from the grant are used to purchase books, which are donated to local schools.

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Achieving Chapter Excellence (ACE) Award

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The ACE (Achieving Chapter Excellence) Awards Program was established in 1995. Chapters which document their support of the Society's mission at a superior level receive the ACE Award. Outstanding chapters are awarded the ACE Award at the Kappa Delta Pi Biennial Convocation. The ACE Award was presented to our Rho Gamma Chapter in 1999, 2001, 2003, and 2005.

 


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This photo of Dr. Brasher and Dr. Sloan was taken during the Biennial Convocation of 2005. The convocation was held at the Rosen Plaza in Orlando, Florida.

 

 

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Dr. Sloan and Dr. Brasher are pictured here with David Berliner during 2005 Convocation.

 

 

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Dr. Brasher and Dr. Sloan are pictured here with Jason Kamas,
National Teacher of the Year.

 


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Dr. Sloan, Associate Counselor, Trina Horton, President, and Dr. Joe Brasher, Counselor are pictured here at the Biennial Convocation Awards Ceremony in 2003 which was held in St. Louis, Missouri.

 

 

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This photo of Dr. Brasher and Dr. Sloan was taken during the 2003 Biennial Convocation.  Our Rho Gamma Chapter was recognized as an ACE Winner during the convocation. 

 

 

FIDDLERS CONVENTION

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Annual fundraising is held on the campus of Athens State University in conjunction with the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention each October.  Proceeds are used for local scholarships and for convocation expenses. 

 

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(Left) 2006 Fiddlers Convention

(Right) Dr. Tina Sloan, Associate Counselor and Dr. Joe Brasher, Counselor at the KDP Booth.


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Dr. Sloan is pictured here working at the 2005 Fiddlers KDP booth.

 

 

INITIATION CEREMONY

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Initiation ceremonies are held during the fall and spring semesters by invitation.  

 

CHAPTER MEETING

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Chapter Meeting

 

 

CELEBRATION OF TEACHING 

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Dr. Tina Sloan, Associate Counselor is pictured with her first grade teacher, Mrs. Collier, who was honored during the Celebration of Teaching Banquet.

 

 

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Dr. Sloan is pictured with Dr. Betsy Rogers, National Teacher of the Year.

 

 

Katrina Relief Efforts

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Dr. Brasher is pictured here delivering items donated by our Rho Gamma Chapter
to Katrina victims.

 

 

Scholarships

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If you are interested in applying for a student teaching scholarship for $150, click on the Application for an Intern Scholarship link below or contact Dr. Tina Rye Sloan at tina.sloan@athens.edu  for an application. Deadlines are November 1st for Spring Interns and April 1st for Fall Interns.

Application for an Intern Scholarship

Applications are available on-line at www.kdp.org for Foundation Scholarships.   Submit completed Foundation Scholarship applications to Dr. Andryna Kuzmicic.

 

 

 

 

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For more information, please contact Kappa Delta Pi Headquarters at www.kdp.org.

The opinions and comments expressed via this electronic forum do not necessarily reflect the views of Kappa Delta Pi International  

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