Dr. Thomas Guskey’s standards-based grading work, and the efforts he has been supporting at Bryan Station High School, are featured a national publication. Read it here. Guskey is a professor in the UK College of Education’s Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology.
UK College of Education students, faculty and staff recently donated more than 212 pounds of food and toiletries as part of the Big Blue Pantry Drive. The donations were organized by the College’s staff council charity committee. The Big Blue Pantry supports UK students experiencing food insecurity or hunger.
Dr. Brian Bottge recently delivered an invited presentation (Relevance Counts: Teaching and Learning Math in Engaging Contexts) via Skype to faculty and doctoral students at the University of Missouri who are involved in Project PRISM: Preparing Interdisciplinary Leaders in Science and Mathematics Special Education. The purpose of the project is … Read More
Dr. Xin Ma helped explain a new model to analyze longitudinal data during a Nov. 14 talk geared toward faculty and doctoral students. During the presentation, “A Multilevel Multiset Time Series Model for Describing Complex Developmental Processes,” Ma helped participants learn to use a model to analyze longitudinal data involving … Read More
Drs. John Nash and Beth Rous, faculty members in the University of Kentucky College of Education, will keynote the Inclusion Symposium 2017 in Australia on Nov. 30. The symposium is about collaboration and exploring innovative ways to improve inclusive practice in the context of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) … Read More
The Conversation (an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts) published Dr. John Thelin’s article on California higher education from 1960 to the present. It was picked up by the Associated Press and reprinted by other publications, such as the LA Times and Chicago Tribune. … Read More
The Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation presents: Fifty Years in Education William H. McCann Wednesday, Nov. 15 • 12 to 1 p.m. 131 Taylor Education Building Join us for an engaging talk by William H. McCann, a 1953 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law and … Read More
Faculty, staff and students turned offices in the UK College of Education into stops for Trick or Treaters on Halloween eve. UK students in the EdLife Living Learning community and members of the Elementary Education Student Association helped kids from a local after-school program make their way through Dickey Hall … Read More
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