UK College of Education Partners on PTA 5K

    The UK College of Education Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion is partnering with the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) in Fayette County to provide health and fitness expertise for its annual 5K program. “This is the third year the Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion (KHP) will be … Read More

Doc Student Receives Paul Kevin Burberry Award

  The University of Kentucky Human Development Institute (HDI) has named Allie Rhodes as the winner of the 2014 Paul Kevin Burberry Award. Rhodes is a a doctoral student in the Department of Early Childhood, Special Education, and Rehabilitation in the UK College of Education and the HDI Evaluation Unit research assistant. … Read More

Alumnus Profile: Wilma Klein

  Story by Emily Damron, UK College of Education Office of Student Success Wilma Howard Klein’s career as an educator began in 1953, when she graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Education with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. Klein also received her Master’s from the UK College of … Read More

Alumnus Profile: Ben Riley

  UK College of Education faculty members were touring Eminence Independent Schools last spring when one of them – Mary Ann Vimont – was struck with an idea. She had just finished supervising a student teacher whom she knew belonged in Eminence. As soon as she left, Vimont placed a call … Read More

Remer Comments on 2014’s Best and Worst States for Women’s Equity

Dr. Pam Remer, associate professor of counseling psychology, was featured in WalletHub’s recent study examining 2014’s Best and Worst States for Women’s Equality. The story can be found at http://wallethub.com/edu/best-and-worst-states-for-women-equality/5835/#Pamela-Remer. Scroll down for Remer’s comments.

Partnerships and Innovative Thinking Matter

  Kentucky Commissioner of Education Dr. Terry Holliday blogged last week about the college’s Next Generation Leadership Academy. You can read the text of his post below and be sure to check out http://kyedcommissioner.blogspot.com/ for regular insights about education from the commissioner.  To learn more about the Kentucky P20 Innovation Lab and … Read More

College Helps High School Students ‘GEAR UP’ for College

  The College of Education played a significant part in UK’s first GEAR UP Kentucky Summer Academy@UK, which took place June 22 through July 11. In partnership with the Council on Postsecondary Education and the UK Division of Undergraduate Education, this college and career readiness initiative brought nearly 85 high … Read More

UK Welcomes School Leaders in Next Gen Academy

  The UK College of Education is welcoming the fourth cohort of Kentucky school leaders into its Next Generation Leadership Academy. This program takes school leaders who know the system needs to change and helps them work through implementation of innovative plans. “This program gives us the core information about … Read More

Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership Studies 

The Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership Studies (link) prepares students to lead, live, and work in an interconnected and interdependent global community.  This new 18-credit undergraduate certificate program is currently accepting students for Fall 2014. (view flyer here) “There is no application process,” says faculty director Dr. Jayson Richardson. “Simply tell us you want to join. The … Read More

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