New Grant Targets Communication Needs of Students with Disabilities

It’s often thought students with severe disabilities cannot participate in all aspects of the school day, given their difficulty communicating. With the combined help of a classroom teacher and speech language-pathologist, a system can be created to help students with the most severe disabilities to have a voice, University of … Read More

UK College of Education Grant Targets High-Intensity Learning and Behavior Needs

A new $1.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will allow the University of Kentucky College of Education to uniquely prepare school personnel who are in high demand – those prepared to work with students with high-intensity learning and behavior needs. The grant, awarded through the Office of … Read More

UK College of Education Celebrates December 2017 Grads

The University of Kentucky College of Education held a celebratory reception for the undergraduate, graduate and professional students who will have completed their degrees by the end of the fall 2017 semester. Their accomplishments were recognized the following day during the UK December 2017 Commencement Ceremonies. More than 1,000 students were … Read More

Education Leaders Offer Advice to Pre-Service Teachers During Seminar

UK College of Education students doing practicums and student teaching got a chance to hear from key contacts in the field during a seminar at the Singletary Center for the Arts. Among the presenters were Jimmy Adams, executive director of the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board, who spoke about maintaining enthusiasm … Read More

College of Education Honors Alumni

Three University of Kentucky College of Education alumni were honored during the college’s annual scholarship banquet September 26. See a gallery of the event on Flickr at this link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/98996951@N04/albums/72157686842933550 Wilma Howard Klein received the Alumni Excellence Award. The award honors those who have made outstanding contributions over the course … Read More

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