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Study links weather safety training from teacher workshop to students’ homes

October 10, 2018
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers draw a line between increased awareness by teachers and better prepared families

Professor lends expertise on how bias becomes bullying

October 2, 2018
Professor lends expertise on how bias becomes bullying.

'Cookies' and 'Crumbles' help kids realize their appetite for science

August 22, 2018
A science education game developed by a College of Education faculty member wins the 2018 International Serious Play Award.

Professor named 2018-2019 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow

July 23, 2018
Scott Ardoin was one of only four UGA faculty members to be named a 2018-2019 SEC Academic Leadership Development Programs Fellow.

Faculty and teachers' trip to Alabama's Legacy Museum sparks dialogue for change

July 16, 2018
The experience also inspired 15 educators and community members to work to commemorate the victims of racial terror lynchings in Athens-Clarke County.

Alumna receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

July 2, 2018
Christy Sutton (MEd '12) was one of only two elementary teachers in Georgia to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Alumna takes wide-angle approach to new role on school board

June 25, 2018
With a background in counseling psychology, LaKeisha Gantt (MED ’03, PHD ’10) adds a new perspective to the Clarke County School Board.

'Inquiry fair' highlights teachers, candidates

May 2, 2018
More than 70 teacher candidates in the early childhood and middle grades programs shared inquiry projects in a gallery walk format and talked with UGA faculty and mentor teachers and administrators.

Alumna receives Outstanding Research Award from NC State University

May 1, 2018
Jessica DeCuir-Gunby (MA '00, PhD '03), a professor of educational psychology at North Carolina State University, received the 2018-2019 Outstanding Research Award from NC State's Alumni Association.

Smagorinsky shines light on effective school leaders

April 9, 2018
During his ongoing research study, Peter Smagorinsky discovered an outstanding principal who was praised by a participant for his leadership and involvement at a Madison County high school.