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    • Nov
Retired Sgt. 1st Class David Gentry LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 11, 2015) — When in the military, once you learn and become proficient at something, you teach it to the people below you, according to retired Sgt. 1st Class David Gentry. That’s what Gentry did — among many other duties — while serving in the U.S. Air Force, Air Force Reserves and Kentucky National Guard. And...
    • 07
    • Jul
Doctoral students in the University of Kentucky College of Education recently partnered with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) to enrich the ATLAS (Accomplished Teaching, Learning and Schools™) resource. More than just a video library, ATLAS cases demonstrate Board-certified teachers’ approaches to teaching and make accomplished practice accessible. The searchable online library of authentic videos shows National Board Certified...
    • 01
    • Jul

Reimagining Assessments

By Dr. Margaret Rintamaa and Dr. Kathy Swan Students taking master's exam It’s springtime and, for many, this can be an opportunity for heavy duty cleaning, closet purges, makeovers and detoxes – making room for new possibilities that come with the change in season. For teacher educators in the departments of Curriculum and Instruction and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics...
    • 01
    • Jul
Leanna Prater Being an innovator in technology education leadership has garnered UK College of Education student Leanna Prater the Kentucky Society for Technology in Education 2015 Outstanding Leader award. She is now nominated for the International Society for Technology in Education Outstanding Leader award, to be presented in late June at the ISTE conference in Philadelphia. Prater, a doctoral candidate...
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    • Mar
The course “Education in a Culturally Diverse Society” (EDC/AAS 550) is among classes taken by UK students in a variety of majors. It helps college students develop perspectives that will enable them to enter their future careers able to provide an equitable service and/or classroom environment where all have equal access and opportunities. Dr. Elinor Brown “There is so much...