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Articles for: TESOL and World Language Education Programs

Five College of Education students elected to join prestigious honor society

December 13, 2017
This year, five students in the University of Georgia College of Education were initiated into UGA’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest academic honor society. Election to membership is a distinguished academic honor.

Exchanging expertise

March 16, 2017
UGA and Russian faculty develop new studies and teaching materials for second language learners.

Recent grads win Fulbright teaching awards

October 8, 2016
Kimberly Buice and Sydney Laseter were among 19 University of Georgia students and recent alumni who received Fulbright awards.

Professor quoted in Atlanta newspaper article

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

Annual poetry series featured in local publications

June 16, 2016
The event was chosen as a "calendar pick" in Flagpole and was also the subject of a feature story in the Athens Banner-Herald.

Second NEA 'Big Read' grant brings more poetry to Athens area

May 27, 2016
Thanks to a recent "Big Read" grant award from the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA), the Athens community can enjoy a series of poetry events this June and another one in the fall.

Three students receive UGA's Presidential Award of Excellence

May 23, 2016
Three undergraduate students in the University of Georgia College of Education were honored with the UGA Presidential Award of Excellence for their outstanding academic achievements.

New faculty grant seeks next generation of active learning

January 18, 2016
Glickman Challenge Grant for Project-Based Learning aims to link classroom lessons with a larger goal.

Love of language sparks award-winning initiatives

October 21, 2015
The College's Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor wins prestigious Beckman Award for teaching excellence

Never lose sight of the prize

May 8, 2015
World language education and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) has degree options for those interested in teaching and learning more than one language.

College of Education senior explains how Latin solidified her future

May 4, 2015
World language education and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) has degree options for those interested in teaching and learning more than one language.

Cahnmann-Taylor featured in latest Graduate School magazine

May 1, 2015
The latest issue of the University of Georgia Graduate School magazine includes a large feature on a poetry boot camp and the ensuing creative process led by Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor.

UGA senior learns to juggle more than schoolwork

April 28, 2015
World language education and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) has degree options for those interested in teaching and learning more than one language.

UGA grants help 'flip' classroom model

December 23, 2014
Two faculty members in the College of Education recently received grants from the University of Georgia's Center for Teaching and Learning to help "flip" the classroom experience.

Price named SREB-State Doctoral Scholars Fellow

September 23, 2014
University of Georgia College of Education graduate student LaTasha Price has been named a 2014-State Doctoral Fellow by the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB).

Alumna Jill Pittman honored by national program

September 9, 2014
Jill Pittman (BSEd '85), principal of Goodlettsville Middle School in Tennessee, was one of two Nashville metro area educators elected for a prestigious two-year fellowship with "America Achieves," a national organization which works to build high-quality educational systems through professional training.