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Associate professor quoted on rapping lesson plans

October 11, 2017
Bettina Love, an associate professor in the department of educational theory and practice in the College of Education, was recently quoted on the use of hip-hop as a teaching tool by NBC News.

Associate professor quoted on religion in schools

September 18, 2017
Kevin Burke was recently quoted on how teachers are prepared to teach religion in schools.

Luft's research noted in Education Week

September 15, 2017
What happens when, as a new science teacher, you enter a classroom and are expected to teach in a subject area that's not your specialty? T

Alumnus helps students embrace robotics

September 14, 2017
A College of Education graduate has turned his love of robotics and technology into an advantage for all of Forsyth County.

CNN visits College for report on dyslexia

July 26, 2017
Associate professor Jennifer Lindstrom is featured in a segment examining assistive technologies for dyslexia.

Assistant professor quoted on estimated value of Houston Rockets

July 20, 2017
Steven Salaga explains why the team's ability to create positive buzz with ticket sales and TV ratings is essential for creating stability.

Problem solved: Faculty member helps Stroud students at international competition

June 22, 2017
Started by lecturer Meg Hines, the school's Community Problem Solving team investigated and created a rain garden to improve a watershed.

Students in study abroad program meet town's mayor

May 23, 2017
Mayor Gian Carlo Muzzarelli met with 23 College of Education students and professor Beth Tolley while they are taking part in the annual study-abroad trip to Modena, Italy.

Recent graduates win Fulbright assistantships

February 28, 2017
Two recent College of Education graduates recently received Fulbright grants to teach English overseas.

Associate professor develops assessment tool

January 31, 2017
Laine Bradshaw's work is focused on developing and leveraging diagnostic psychometric methodology to design assessments that are both detailed and efficient.

Documentary series features College's partnership with school district

January 13, 2017
Hosted by legendary actor James Earl Jones, the series of mini-documentaries called "Behind the Scenes" highlights innovations and leaders in areas such as health, education, business, culture and the environment.

New Year's resolutions won't stick if they aren't fun

January 6, 2017
A recent Paste magazine story featured professor Bryan McCullick's advice on building better habits, especially when it comes to exercise.

State's grading system for schools harsher than others in Southeast, says Welsh

January 5, 2017
A recent article on AJC.com focusing on Georgia's A-F grading system for schools highlighted issues with the system, including research by a College of Education faculty member.

Creating literary critics or lifelong readers?

December 1, 2016
In a recent op-ed piece, Professor Peter Smagorinsky notes how passion and imagination are better ways to keep kids reading.

Fields-Smith quoted in Christian Science Monitor

October 21, 2016
Classroom discussions about race are important, says the College of Education professor, but also need proper context.

Kids, adults can be 'swim teachers' to help prevent bullying

October 11, 2016
For National Bullying Prevention Month, the director of our Safe and Welcoming Schools project shares some prevention tips.

Ampersand feature focuses on strength of Deaf culture, faculty members

October 5, 2016
A recent story in the Red & Black's Ampersand magazine turned the spotlight onto three faculty members who share a unique language.

Partnership helps local high schools win national recognition

September 13, 2016
Professors-in-residence, Experience UGA programs cited as Clarke high schools named 'Schools of Opportunity'

Professor quoted in Atlanta newspaper article

July 5, 2016
Ruth Harman suggests the state increase its dual-language immersion programs to help students.

Hawkins featured in WalletHub.com story about professional hockey

June 21, 2016
Sport management professor talks about the challenges facing the business of hockey today.