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Articles for: Office of School Engagement

Welsh focuses on policy, equity, discipline issues across district

May 2, 2018
Richard O. Welsh, assistant professor in the department of lifelong education, administration and policy, became a district-wide professor-in-residence in January.

Faculty member's work launched powerful partnership to prepare teachers

May 2, 2018
After 11 years, Dr. Janna Dresden will step down as Director of the College of Education’s Office of School Engagement in July.

Study underway to evaluate Camp DIVE's impact

May 2, 2018
The research team is using a mixed-methods approach that will look at student achievement through various lenses.

'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.

Doctoral student honored by professional development school district organization

April 10, 2018
Ashley Nylin, a third-year doctoral student in middle grades education, was named an "Emerging Professional Development School Leader" by the National Association for Professional Development Schools.

Teamwork creates lesson that's made in the shade

November 10, 2017
College of Education and Clarke County School District partner for students' solar eclipse experience,

Fifth annual workshop helps build new partnerships

November 10, 2017
The Professional Development Schools Workshop took place Oct. 24 with an energetic group representing eight universities and P-12 school districts from the Southeast.

Camp DIVE makes a splash for a second summer

November 10, 2017
Everyone who participated came away with a new appreciation for the power of experiential learning and contributed to the positive energy that characterized the month-long summer camp.

Climate change: Kat Raczynski helps district set course for improved social-emotional development

November 10, 2017
The director of the Safe and Welcoming Schools project in the College of Education became the Clarke County School District’s district-wide professor-in-residence for school climate in fall 2015.

Workshop trains dozens of mentor teachers

November 10, 2017
Offered each summer, the workshop trains mentor teachers in co-teaching strategies to best support their teacher candidates.