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Anti-Bullying In-School Trainings and Workshops

Safe and Welcoming Schools faculty frequently speak in schools, to youth-serving organizations, and at community events on topics related to school climate, bullying, prevention in psychology, and promoting positive youth development.

Audiology Services

The UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic offers comprehensive audiology services for all ages including hearing evaluations, acoustic reflex testing, ABR testing, OAE testing, infant hearing testing, and more!

Autism Diagnostic Evaluation

If you believe your child may benefit from an evaluation at the UGA School Psychology Clinic, here is an overview of the various types.

CABER Services

The Center for Autism and Behavioral Education Research works with local students and teachers to create and sustain supportive learning environments. Here are ways we engage with the community.

Center for Empowered Youth

Developing and nurturing academic and social excellence in children and adolescents. We believe that every student should have post-secondary education as an option.

CLASE FIESTA Program (Future Innovators Elementary Summer Thinking Academy)

The CLASE FIESTA program brings Athens-area Latino and Latina students to the University of Georgia campus for an eight-day summer program, introducing students to community problem solving.

CLASE Professional Development for Educators of Latinos and English-Language Learners

CLASE provides Latino-oriented expertise, short and long-term professional development and workshops regularly for schools, media, community groups, non-profit organizations, governmental agencies, courts, and more.

CLASE SALSA Program (Summer Academy for Language, Science and Aspirations)

The Summer Academy for Language, Science, and Aspirations program aims to reduce the achievement gap for Latino student and promote a pipeline to college.

CLASE Tutoring and Mentoring Program

The CLASE Tutoring and Mentoring program is a two-day-a-week after school enrichment program targeting third- to fifth-grade English learners at Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary School.

Comprehensive Bullying Prevention Curriculum

Co-authored by Safe and Welcoming Schools faculty, the Bully Busters series, includes elementary, middle, and high school curricula, along with a guide for parents.

Comprehensive Psychological Evaluations

If you believe your child may benefit from an evaluation at the UGA School Psychology Clinic, here is an overview of the various types.

Data Assistance for Bullying Prevention

Safe and Welcoming Schools faculty help schools and organizations use data to assess needs, make strategic decisions, and evaluate progress in the area of school climate and youth development.

Early Career Principal Residency Program

If you have been a principal for no more than three years, you may apply for this eighteen-month residency program established by the University of Georgia College of Education in partnership with the Georgia Association of Educational Leaders.

Experience UGA

Experience UGA is a partnership between the University of Georgia Office of Service-Learning, the Office of School Engagement in the College of Education, and the Clarke County School District, which aims to bring every Clarke County student (PreK-12) to UGAʼs campus every year.

Georgia ESOL for Content Area Teacher

GECAT is a five-year, Title III federally funded initiative begun in summer 2012. We provide ESOL endorsement courses to teachers in our partner districts. Classes are FREE to teachers — tuition and books are provided by the GECAT program, and participants receive a small stipend for each course. Courses are offered on-site at partner schools. Teachers will earn UGA graduate credit.

Improving Teacher Quality State Grants

The goal of the Improving Teacher Quality State Grants is to deepen educators' content knowledge in the core academic content areas with an emphasis on how enhanced content knowledge impacts teaching practices and student learning.

Intervention Services

If you believe your child may benefit from an evaluation at the UGA School Psychology Clinic, here is an overview of the various types.

Pediatric Exercise and Motor Development Clinic (PEMDC)

The Pediatric Exercise and Motor Development Clinic (PEMDC) is designed to provide an activity program for children who need assistance in physical and motor development.

Preschool Program for Language and Literacy

This program targets language and literacy skills for pre-K children through evidence-based practices.

Professional Development School District

This collaboration between the Clarke County School District and the University of Georgia College of Education brings a professor-in-residence to several local schools where they help with professional development, volunteer efforts and student teachers.


REFOCUS is a science outreach program that places retired STEM professionals in classrooms in Athens-Clarke County and other surrounding counties to encourage hands-on, applicable science education.

Safe and Welcoming Schools

Safe and Welcoming Schools faculty are available for consulting, professional development, and technical assistance in gauging bullying and overall climate in schools. Our services range from one-time events to year-round support. We will work with you to develop a customized plan to best meet your goals.

Speech and Hearing Screenings

Free speech and hearing screenings are offered in the UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic twice a year as a community service.

Speech-Language Pathology Services

The UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic offers comprehensive speech-language pathology services for all ages, including aphasia, articulation, speech sound disorders, aural rehabilitation, and more!

UGA Archway Partnership

UGA's Archway Partnership connects Georgia counties facing significant issues related to economic development to the knowledge, expertise and other resources at the University of Georgia.