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U of A Graduates Take Top Teaching Honors in Northwest Arkansas

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Teachers Julie Griggs, Kara Holland, Laurie Jennings, Christhian Saavedra and Andrew Young were named teachers of the year in their respective school districts.

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Murphy Recognized for Service to Higher Learning Commission

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Cheryl Murphy has served for 10 years as a Peer Corps member helping with accreditation visits.

College of Education and Health Professions Awards Curriculum and Instruction

Children Build Language Skills While Learning About Growing Cycle

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The combination of a high number of English language learners and an outdoor garden at Bayyari Elementary in Springdale offered educators a fertile field for teaching science camp.

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Teaching in Mexico Adds New Dimension to First-Year Teacher's Experience

Monday, June 11, 2018

Alumna Marisa Buller went to Mexico for her first job in teaching and she has signed a contract for a second year. She has found the experience fulfilling both professionally and personally.

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Goering Co-Edits Special Issue of International Journal on Arts Integration Research

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Chris Goering, associate professor of English education, recently co-edited a special issue of Pedaogies: An International Journal, with Margaret-Mary Sulentic Dowell of LSU.

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U of A Honors Mentor Teachers for Vital Support of Interns

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Two U of A teacher-education students visited their mentor teachers' classrooms recently — to hang banners announcing Mentor Teacher of the Year honors for Jana Emrich and Mike Gray.

College of Education and Health Professions Awards Education Curriculum and Instruction

'Fake News' to Be Topic of Science Café on April 17

Thursday, April 12, 2018

University of Arkansas professors Pearl Dowe, Larry Foley and Chris Goering will discuss "Fake News: How Do We Know What's What?" at the next U of A Science Café.

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Early-Career Teachers Present Research about Teacher Retention

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Three early-career teachers and Vicki Collet, assistant professor of childhood education, presented their research on teacher retention at the National Writing Project meeting in Washington.

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Future Math Teacher Adds Managing Basketball Team to Equation

Friday, March 16, 2018

Blake Rudolph juggles numbers along with finishing a master's degree, learning to teach and coach, and serving the Razorback basketball team as a manager.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Education Intercollegiate Athletics Curriculum and Instruction

Professors Host 2018 NEH Summer Institute on Adapting Classic Literature for Today's Audiences

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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."

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