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    • 15
    • Sep

Swan Teaches Smithsonian Course

A new, free online course offered by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will be co-taught by Dr. Kathy Swan, associated professor at the University of Kentucky College of Education. “Teaching Historical Inquiry with Objects” will offer teachers accessible strategies and tactics for incorporating inquiry-based learning methods into their existing history lessons. View a video preview of the course at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NldTTlCzDrk#t=75.   The...
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    • Aug
Five graduate students in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction have co-authored an article that has won the Cynthia Peterson JCRL Outstanding Article Award for the Journal of College Reading and Learning's 44th volume. The doctoral students are Pamela Correll (current), P. Jane Clouse (current), and Kimberly Creech ('14) as well as master's students Danielle Owens ('12) and Sharon Bridges ('11). “The article is the result...