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2019 College of Education Distinguished Alumni Awards honor seven for their achievements

March 21, 2019
Seven graduates of the University of Georgia's College of Education will be recognized for their career achievements and community leadership at the College's 14th annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner on April 5.

College moves up to No. 36 in country

March 12, 2019
The University of Georgia College of Education remained steady in its ranking among graduate schools of education, moving up one position to No. 36 for the 2019-2020 list.

Study: Teacher retention bonuses result in lower turnover rates, higher test scores

February 13, 2019
Offering teachers a retention bonus to stay at low-performing schools may increase test score gains among students in both reading and mathematics, according to a new study by assistant professor Walker Swain.

Event series uses art to explore our differences

January 31, 2019
Programs culminate in powerful retelling of award-winning book, ‘Citizen.’

Study: New approaches to school discipline still fall short of goals

November 13, 2018
Despite gains made by alternatives to suspension, low-income and minority students continue to be disproportionately disciplined, according to a new study by a College of Education professor.

UGA establishes Russian Flagship Program

November 6, 2018
A grant from the U.S. Department of Defense’s National Security Education Program was recently awarded to the University of Georgia to establish the Russian Domestic Undergraduate Flagship Program.

Official partnership paves way for South Korean collaborations

October 18, 2018
An agreement signed earlier this month by the College’s Research and Innovation in Learning (RAIL) Lab will help bring South Korean university students to a top American university to learn lessons in robotics and virtual reality and deliver them to K-12 students in South Korea.

Gift supports graduate certificate in dyslexia

October 3, 2018
The Zeist Foundation helps educators and clinicians gain a deeper understanding of reading development.

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 named to 2018 UGA 40 Under 40 Class

July 11, 2018
Tameka Rish and Michael Williams were recently named to the University of Georgia’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2018.