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Professors Host 2018 NEH Summer Institute on Adapting Classic Literature for Today's Audiences
U of A professors Lissette Lopez Szwydky-Davis and Sean Connors were awarded a $173,000 NEH grant to co-direct a two-week summer institute for school teachers."
U of A Astronomy Program Used in Greenland to be Published as Open Resource
University students in the STEM education programs get a chance to put educational theory into practice by developing hands-on activities for grade school students.
Fayetteville Teacher Earns National Award With Curriculum From U of A Program
Alumnus Nathan Strayhorn, a teacher in the Fayetteville School District, received the Jane Ortner Education Award for a study unit that he and professor Chris Goering developed.
Chicago Teacher to Talk Dec. 4 About Finding Meaning in Teaching
Greg Michie, a Chicago teacher, will give a talk at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4 on the University of Arkansas campus about finding meaning in the profession.
Faculty Advance Education, Health Research, Service Through International Travel
International connections allow faculty to offer educational help overseas and make connections that allow their students to travel internationally.
Faculty Receive $8.1 Million in Grants to Improve ESL Education in Arkansas
Janet Penner-Williams and Diana Gonzales Worthen received federal grants totaling more than $8 million to increase the number of Arkansas educators prepared to teach English language learners.
Teacher of the Year Gives U of A Students Tips on Culturally Responsive Teaching
Alumna Courtney Cochran, the Arkansas Teacher of the Year designated by the Arkansas Department of Education, spoke with students in the education class Understanding Culture in the Classroom.
Interdisciplinary Team Awarded NSF Grant to Address Technology and Skills Gaps
An interdisciplinary team of researchers recently received an NSF grant to organize and host a workshop next fall about technology and skill gaps during adulthood transitions.
High Schoolers' Field Trip Provides Valuable Experience for Graduate Students
Tina Howlett, assistant professor of teaching English to speakers of other languages, arranged a visit to give her students practical experience.
University of Arkansas Student Chosen as James Madison Fellow
Fellowship for graduate study is awarded to current or future teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary level.