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September 2018

Associate professor featured in NBC short film on home schooling

September 13, 2018
Cheryl Fields-Smith explains why more African-American families are home-schooling their children.

When hurricanes threaten, take time to focus on mental health

September 14, 2018
Alan E. Stewart, a professor in the Department of Counseling and Human Development Services who studies weather and climate psychology, shares his advice on staying calm and clear-headed in a severe weather event.

Two College of Education alumni receive Fulbright assistantships

September 17, 2018
Laura Moeller (B.S.Ed. ’18) and Elizabeth Jennings (B.S.Ed. ’18) were among nine UGA alumni who received English teaching assistantship awards from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

Amazing Student: Stephanie Toliver

September 20, 2018
Stephanie Toliver is a third-year doctoral student studying language and literacy education. She is the 2018 recipient of the American Library Association's Diversity Research Grant.

College of Education dean focuses on building collaborative community

September 21, 2018
Whether she’s working with pre-service teachers or one of her six doctoral students, Dean Denise Spangler strives to inspire genuine curiosity in the way her students approach their teaching.

Department head selected as an inaugural USG Chancellor’s Learning Scholar

September 26, 2018
Rob Branch was recently selected to join the inaugural group of the University System of Georgia (USG) Chancellor’s Learning Scholars to promote instructional designs and facilitate student-centered learning.