Colleges of Education, Engineering and Arts & Sciences Hold STEM Symposium

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by Brad Duncan The UK colleges of Education, Engineering and Arts & Sciences held the inaugural STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Education Conference on Feb. 19. Through paper presentations, posters and roundtable discussions, faculty and students discussed numerous avenues for the enhancement of STEM-related education and creation of new … Read More

Rostosky Looks at Effects of Anti-LGB Legislation

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When marriage amendments are on the ballot, lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people experience acute psychological stress and downturns in general well-being; they also become more politically active. These findings, particularly pertinent in the wake of the passage of California’s Proposition 8 are contained in two articles to be published … Read More

Gill Named 2009 Teacher of the Year

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Karen Gill, an alumna of the College of Education, was named the 2009 Kentucky Teacher of the Year by the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) and Ashland Inc., in ceremonies held on Oct. 22 at the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort, Ky. Gill, who received her master’s degree in secondary education … Read More

Colleges of Education, Law Commemorate “Rose at 20”

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‘Rose at 20’ Reflects on Kentucky Education Reform by Jenny Wells, UK Public Relations To mark the 20th anniversary of one of the most important decisions in Kentucky education history, the University of Kentucky’s colleges of Education and Law, along with the Kentucky Law Journal, will host an event to … Read More

Brian Bottge Receives $2.3 Million IES Grant to Improve the Math Performance of Low-Performing Middle School Students

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by Brad Duncan National assessments reveal that many students score at or below the basic level in math. However, thanks to a four-year, $2.3 million Cognition and Student Learning grant from the U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES), University of Kentucky College of Education Professor Brian Bottge … Read More

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