Espinosa Receives Paul Kevin Burberry Award

Christina Espinosa, who earned a master’s degree from the College of Education Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling, received the 2008 Paul Kevin Burberry Award from the Human Development Institute (HDI) at the University of Kentucky. The award is in honor of Burberry, a former UK student who was … Read More

College Hosts Education Reform Symposium

The 4th International Symposium on Educational Reform was hosted by the UK College of Education June 6-18 in collaboration with faculty from universities in Finland, Norway, Republic of South Africa, Ecuador and the People’s Republic of China. Since 2004, UK and other international universities have gathered to provide participants with … Read More

Rosetta Sandidge Named Interim Dean

Rosetta Sandidge has been named interim dean of the University of Kentucky College of Education for the 2008-09 academic year. Sandidge is currently the associate dean for academic and student services in the college and an associate professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. She will begin her new … Read More

UK Professional Education Unit Earns Accreditation from NCATE

After a rigorous review process in late 2007, the University of Kentucky’s professional education unit recently was notified that it has received continuing accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The Unit Accreditation Board unanimously validated that all standards were met by the unit and that … Read More

Dean Cibulka Named Next President of NCATE

James G. Cibulka, dean of the University of Kentucky College of Education, has been named the next president of the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The NCATE Executive Board ratified his appointment May 9, 2008. Cibulka has a long and distinguished record in higher education. Prior to … Read More

Meyer Named 2008 Kentucky Special Education Teacher of the Year

Selina Meyer, a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Education, was named the 2007-08 Kentucky Special Education Teacher of the Year by the Kentucky Department of Education and the Kentucky Council of Exceptional Children (KYCEC). Meyer teaches students with functional mental disabilities at Indian Trail Elementary School in … Read More

Faculty and Students Make Impact at AERA Annual Meeting

The UK College of Education made an impact at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) annual meeting in March. Thirty-seven faculty members and students participated in numerous presentations and panels, presenting their research to members of the national organization. “Research productivity is one of the core missions of the UK … Read More

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