Staff members in the College of Education & Human Development enjoy a number of options for their education…
From free training classes to finishing a degree, the university helps staff members pay for degree programs through the Tuition Assistance Program and offers a wide variety of free training from specific software packages to stress relief.
GSU’s Staff Council offers a staff scholarship to help defray the costs of books and other materials for staff members who are in degree programs.
The College of Education & Human Development has their own Staff Council, which offers awards to staff members per nomination, hosts an annual Staff Development Day and the annual holiday party and participates in university decision-making processes on behalf of staff members.
Staff Development Day
Over previous years, the Staff Development Day has been held around Spring Break at Georgia State’s Indian Creek Lodge near Stone Mountain. The day-long event features guest speakers and workshops to help with personal and professional development. This event will take place in March, 2020.
Photos from the March 2018 Staff Development Day featuring speaker Rich St. Denis engaging the staff.
University Training Links
Organizational Development and Consultant Services (ODCS)
ODCS, which is part of Human Resources, provides an enormous variety of training in areas including management and wellness.
LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com) is an online, video-based technology training service that is free for Georgia State employees.
Benefits – Including TAP
The Tuition Assistance Program pays for up to 9 credit hours per semester for courses taken at any University System of Georgia institution.