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UGA researchers to improve STEM instruction in elementary classrooms

September 26, 2017
Thanks to a $2.1 million study funded by the National Science Foundation, the UGA College of Engineering and the UGA College of Education will develop a model course that prepares elementary school teachers to more efficiently teach mathematics, science and coding using interdisciplinary approaches.

Associate professor receives university's highest early career teaching honor

April 18, 2017
John Mativo's influence and enthusiasm for teaching extend across the STEM fields and into the community where students are benefiting from their work on real-world industry projects.

Mativo among faculty honored for 'heartfelt commitment'

February 21, 2017
He is one of 3 UGA professors to receive Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.

Graduate named 2016 ACTE Teacher of the Year

February 22, 2016
COE alumna Cindy Quinlan was recently named the 2016 ACTE Teacher of the Year for her commitment and dedication to the improvement of technical education.

Sibling rivalry fuels research initiatives

February 16, 2016
Brother and sister pair Michael Cook and Jennifer Cook Edwards credit their success to sibling rivalry and a passion for technical education.

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.

COE doctoral student to serve as diversity advisor at UNG

July 9, 2015
UNG president Bonita Jacobs recently appointment Sheila Caldwell, a doctoral student in the Department of Career and Information Studies, as the diversity advisor for the University of North Georgia (UNG). Caldwell currently serves as the director of the university's Complete College Georgia initiative, which is aimed at increasing the rate of college completion by young adults in Georgia. She will continue her duties as the director of this initiative in addition to her new role as diversity a

Calhoun to be inducted into Business Education Hall of Fame

September 25, 2014
The late College of Education professor and department head Calfrey C. Calhoun will be inducted into the Business Education National Hall of Fame at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Nov. 1.