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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.
Doctoral Student Has Reading to Do Before Summer Institute
Graduate student Qian Zhang has an important homework assignment due before she goes to summer camp in New York.
Master of Arts in Teaching Program Invites Graduates to 20th Anniversary Celebration
The University of Arkansas launched the Master of Arts in Teaching degree in 1997. A celebration of the program's 20th anniversary is planned April 22 on campus.
U of A Students Receive Grant to Help Equip STEM Lab at Washington Elementary
Graduate students Danielle Phillips and Ryan Dillard received a grant from the Fayetteville Public School Foundation to fund a coding and computer science project.
Honors College Research Examines How Language Shapes Identity
Whlie an undergraduate in the Honors College, Sandra Kincaid began researching how best to learn a new language, finding ways to better engage students in literacy.