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News articles categorized as: Schools and Administrators

Abolitionist teaching: ‘It’s about you caring and loving our culture’

May 20, 2019
Bettina Love wants to push American public education to the next level. The associate professor is calling for more radical reforms to the country’s educational system, which she compares to the abolitionist movement.

Students derive words—and entire presentations—from pictures

May 17, 2019
Elementary book club finds inspiration from Georgia Children’s Book Award-nominated books.

Media mention: Welsh’s research sheds light on disparities in school discipline

May 17, 2019
It’s a complex issue, said Richard Welsh, who recently presented his research to the Clarke County Board of Education.

Speaking together: Collaboration helps students tell their stories

April 25, 2019
A recent showcase of student projects at Cedar Shoals High School capped a yearlong project connecting literacy and language skills with leadership and arts development.

Social studies collaboration supports new teacher growth

April 18, 2019
An innovative secondary social studies collaboration is having a positive effect on local teachers and UGA teacher candidates.

Bullying prevention contest expands to elementary art

April 18, 2019
This fall the contest expanded to include elementary students’ artwork that illustrated the concept of bullying prevention.

Milner visit sparks critical consciousness discussion

April 18, 2019
His research examines practices and policies that support teacher effectiveness in urban schools and has influenced designs and practices of teacher education courses and programs across the country.

Fifth-graders among presenters at NAPDS conference

April 18, 2019
The year’s conference location made it possible for both Clarke County School District and UGA College of Education representatives involved in the Professional Development School District partnership to attend and present.

Feeding language needs: New ideas in crafting classroom lessons

March 29, 2019
A research-based teaching method developed by researchers in the College's Center for Latino Achievement and Success in Education is changing the way conversations take place in schools.

Georgia Children’s Book Awards names 2019 winners

March 29, 2019
Narwhals and service dogs receive the newest nod from children across the state.