Long recognized as a leader in education and health professions, our University of Kentucky College of Education faculty take great pride in producing well-prepared professionals, ready to join local and global efforts in addressing some of society’s most critical needs.

  • Teachers Who Made a Difference

    In its 18th year, the University of Kentucky College of Education’s Teachers Who Made a Difference program is gearing up for the 2016 program.

    Teachers Who Made a Difference
  • Rising Star

    “As a teacher I look forward to changing children’s educational lives. I want to be able to encourage them to learn new things. I look forward to meeting those students who grew up in the same type of living environment as me and being able to change their views about learning.” Read more >

    Rising Star

    “There are so many diverse educational backgrounds in the College of Education, I feel that I’m constantly absorbing new information.” – student Sheryl Means.
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  • The Road Less Traveled

    “We have been enjoying the program together through thick and thin. I look at them now and I tell myself, ‘It’s been worth it.’”
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    The Road Less Traveled
    • 02
    • May
University of Kentucky College of Education students stood in front of Dickey Hall last week, holding signs welcoming 125 third graders from Breckinridge Elementary to the UK campus. UK student with Breckinridge students The elementary education majors had been preparing for Breckinridge’s visit since the beginning of the semester. UK literacy methods instructors Dr. Mary Shake and Ms. Joni Meade...
    • 25
    • Apr
It’s not in the least unusual to see large groups of young people walking across the University of Kentucky campus. What does make some in the campus community pause and give certain groups a second look — even a smile — is that some of those young people are far, far shorter and younger than the norm. On a regular basis, especially during the warmer months of...
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