Dr. Thomas Guskey is among a group of eight researchers who set out to tackle the question “what do grades mean?” Their work is the first of its kind to synthesize 100 years of research from five types of studies. The resulting article, “A Century of Grading Research: Meaning … Read More
Kyle Waterstone got his start as an intern for the NCAA and is now a Director of Athletic Compliance at the University of Southern California. Between the two jobs, he came to the University of Kentucky College of Education where he earned his master’s degree in sport leadership in the … Read More
As part of the five-year Higher Education Leadership and Management program funded by US AID in Indonesia, the project has issued two publications from the action research component led by Dr. Beth Goldstein, associate professor and department chair in Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation. The publications, “Navigating Change through Action Research: … Read More
UK counseling psychology student Della Mosley was featured in the October issue of the American Psychological Association’s (APA) magazine Monitor on Psychology about students leading anti-racism efforts. Her work was previously highlighted in APA’s GradPsych article, Campaigning for Social Change.
Educational Leadership Studies faculty and students participated in the University Council for Educational Administration convention in Detroit this past November. Dr. Wayne Lewis served on the program committee for the conference. Presentations were provided by: Faculty members: Dr. Justin Bathon, Dr. Wayne Lewis, Dr. John Nash, Dr. Beth Rous, Dr. … Read More
Counseling Psychology graduate student Igor Vasilj recently published his second piece on the Time2Track blog, The Pros & Cons of Working at a Community Health Center.
The work of Educational, Counseling, and School Psychology students on behalf of racial justice has been featured in an NBC News article, “Black Student Movements Are Evolving With Time.”
Dr. Jeff Reese is a recipient of the UK Alumni Association’s 2017 Great Teacher Award. Each year, the association recognizes six professors for outstanding teaching and honors them with a plaque and a cash award at a recognition luncheon or dinner. It is the oldest, continuously-given award for teachers at … Read More
In partnership with the Human Development Institute (HDI), Drs. John Nash and Beth Rous received funding from the Division of Child Care, Race-to-the-Top Early Learning Challenge, to prototype a new system of coaching services for licensed early care and education providers across the state. The project focuses on the use of … Read More
The Applied Psychometric Strategies lab has been providing a series of presentations on a range of quantitative and psychometric topics. Anyone interested in the research is invited to attend. For more information, contact Dr. Michael Toland at firstname.lastname@example.org. The lab, directed Toland, aims to conduct research on psychometric problems encountered … Read More