Gannon’s Phi Zeta Chapter receives Kappa Delta Pi Educational Foundation's Project Achievement Awards
Posted: October 9, 2013
The Kappa Delta Pi Educational Foundation selected Gannon
University's Phi Zeta Chapter for the 2013 Literacy Alive! Project
Achievement Award. Phi Zeta was recognized at the premier level and
will receive a $250 monetary award.
According to Robin Quick, D.Ed., assistant professor and
program coordinator for graduate reading and ESL certification, Phi
Zeta was one of only four chapters internationally designated as a
The Gannon chapter promotes excellence and recognition of
outstanding contributions to education. Members must maintain a
high degree of professional fellowship, quicken professional growth
and honor achievement in educational work.
Quick said that, with this award, both Gannon
students and their parents benefit from the program.
"The students have put a great deal of work into the Growing
Reading project," Quick said. "Gannon students are not only having
a positive impact on the high school students and their children
but the Gannon students themselves are gaining insight into working
and communicating with parents."
Kappa Delta Pi was established to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching. The Greek letters represent knowledge, duty and power.