Preparing principals: Program exceeds expectations in first years

Story by Beth Goins Reposted from Next, the College of Education Magazine. When the UK College of Education’s Next Generation Leadership Academy (NxGLA) took flight in late 2011 with a $532,418 grant from the James Graham Brown Foundation, matched by the University of Kentucky, program leaders hoped it would help … Read More

Mensa Foundation Award Goes to Educational Leadership Studies Alum

University of Kentucky Educational Leadership Studies alumna Susan McLaughlin-Jones, a science teacher at Lafayette High School, has received the 2016 Copper Black Award for Creative Achievement from the Mensa Foundation. This national honor included $500, a plaque and a medal, which were presented at the Aug. 22 meeting of the Fayette County Board … Read More