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Mentor Teachers Honored for Vital Role in U of A Educator Prep Program
Three University of Arkansas teacher candidates recently surprised their public school mentor teachers with banners lauding them as a Mentor Teacher of the Year for 2018-19.
UAteach Charters New Professional Society for Future Math and Science Teachers
Kim McComas, a mathematics educator through the UAteach program, accepted a U of A campus charter from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics during its annual conference.
COEHP's Christine Smart, Academic Adviser for Project REACH, Will 'Go Back, Give Back' to Uzbekistan
A U.S. State Department program selected Christine Smart to return to Uzbekistan to give training workshops for university professors who teach English as a foreign language.
University of Arkansas Summer Literacy Camp Registration Open
Camps will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. on July 15-16 and July 22 through Aug. 2 in Peabody Hall on the U of A's Fayetteville campus. Register soon.
U of A Faculty's Open Educational Resources Added to Institutional Repository
University Libraries and Global Campus funded open resource projects completed by four faculty members — Daniel Barth, Julio Gea-Banacloche, Adam Rex Pope and Michael R. Thomsen.
Doctoral Candidate's Article About an Innovative Writing Tool for Students to Be Published in English Journal
Jennifer Penaflorida, a doctoral candidate in the curriculum and instruction department, will have an article published this summer in the award-winning English Journal.
Doctoral Student Publishes in Leading Journal on Media Literacy Education
Seth French, a Distinguished Doctoral Fellow, published "Media Literacy and American Education: An Exploration with Detournement," in the Journal of Media Literacy Education.
World Languages Research Group Hosts Native American Language Expert April 23
Brad Montgomery-Anderson, a professor at Colorado Mesa University, will give a lecture on Native American Languages at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, in Arkansas Union room 403.
U of A Professor Vicki Collet Receives 2019-20 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award
Vicki Collet, an associate professor of curriculum and instruction, recently received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to Japan and Ireland to research the teacher education process in those countries.
Gift From Behavior University to Help Train Service Providers for Children With Autism
Training service paraprofessionals to work with children who have autism will get a boost from Behavior University, an organization dedicated to creating exceptional education experiences for students.