First Day of School Takes on New Meaning for Future Teachers

    • 01
    • Sep
On the first day of Fall 2017 classes at the University of Kentucky, Dr. Kim White kicked off her course with a question. Dr. Kim White leads a UK class of pre-practicum students meeting at Garden Springs Elementary in Lexington. “Today is maybe your 16th first day of school, but today is the first day of school for me, also....
    • 06
    • Mar
The University of Kentucky College of Education's Derek Gaiser, a secondary social studies education and history junior from Ludlow, Kentucky, has been awarded an English-Speaking Union (ESU) Scholarship presented by the English-Speaking Union Kentucky Branch. The scholarship will cover Gaiser's expenses for summer study at Oxford University. The Kentucky Branch of the English-Speaking Union awards a limited number of scholarships to...
    • 17
    • Feb

Henry Confucius Award

Dr. Laurie Henry, associate dean for clinical programs and partnerships at the University of Kentucky College of Education, has been honored with the UK Confucius Institute’s 2016 Outstanding Faculty Award. This award recognizes faculty who have done outstanding work toward the understanding of and learning about China on campus and...