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In the News 2014 | College of Education

In the News 2014

College restructures EdD degree format, requirements -- Doctoral students entering UW College of Education now have a more practitioner-focused option after a major revision to one of its two graduate program options.

Fourth College of Education Research Symposium set for March 7 -- The College of Education Scholarship and Research Symposium, an annual event highlighting the scholarly work and accomplishments of faculty and graduate students, takes place this year on Friday, March 7. 

New UW Online Instruction Certificate Program prepares instructors for success in e-learning environments -- As online learning expands educational opportunities for individuals across the lifespan, a new University of Wyoming graduate certificate program is preparing teachers and trainers to not only incorporate technology into existing courses but create rich, unique experiences for their future students.

New educational administration graduate degrees meet emerging K-16 leadership needs in Wyoming and beyond -- Leaders across the K-16 spectrum now have will now have greater access to distance-delivered programs that prepare them for a broad range of administrative careers after a recent restructuring of popular graduate programs offered by the University of Wyoming College of Education.

Vision made real: UW Literacy Research Center & Clinic creates new opportunities for Wyoming -- A University of Wyoming facility vision that began as a focal point for literacy education research opens this spring as an outreach hub designed to initiate and support programs across the state and to host collaborative research with scholars around the nation and the world.

Literacy Research Center & Clinic – Taking a look inside -- Soon after stepping into the UW Literacy Research Center and Clinic (LRCC), it becomes clear that this is an extraordinary facility for supporting literacy education on campus and beyond.

First Lady Carol Mead explores the new Literacy Center -- Join the Wyoming First Lady on an exploration of the new literacy center!

2014 Newcomb Grant recipients share insights, experiences with college -- Eight recent University of Wyoming graduates returned to campus this fall to share their experiences as first-year teachers, and to discuss the ways in which a College of Education grant supported their transition into the profession.

Education faculty visit to Kenya continues existing projects, creates new international connections for UW students -- A summertime visit to Hillside, Central Kenya, offered two University of Wyoming-Casper professor opportunities to follow up on projects initiated during a 2013 service learning project, explore future collaborations involving UW students, and deliver desks for school children.

2015 Lola B. Newcomb Beginning Teacher Support Grant application now available -- Applications for a College of Education grant that supports early career professional development for new teachers are now available.

New UW outreach course supports early childhood learning foundations -- Helping early childhood educators, primary school teachers and parents interested in understanding and supporting young children’s developmental needs is the goal of a new distance-delivered course offered by the University of Wyoming Department of Elementary and Early Childhood Education and the UW Outreach School.

Student-created lessons debunk common science misconceptions -- What are some of the more common misconceptions about how the world works, and how can they be explained scientifically?

Google selects Dousay for Teacher Academy -- University of Wyoming assistant professor of instructional technology Tonia Dousay joins a select group of educators participating in the next Google Teacher Academy, to be held Dec. 2-3 in Austin, Texas.

College student groups produce Dec. 2 "Tribute to Teachers" variety show -- A night of song, historic school fashion and celebration of the University of Wyoming College of Education’s centennial marks “A Tribute to Teachers,” scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, in the UW Education Auditorium.

National foreign language education association recognizes two College of Education alumni -- Two University of Wyoming College of Education alumni recently received recognition from the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL).

Fall 2014 Blackboard newsletter now available -- An electronic version of our newly-released Fall 2014 College of Education Blackboard is now available for download.

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