2012 Archives

Nursing Student Focuses on Native American Heritage

Nursing Student Focuses on Native American Heritage

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - A job waiting for Mallory Scheurer after her graduation from the Eleanor Mann...

April 10, 2012

New Nursing Scholarship Honors Graduate Who Died at 43

Bill Smith of Springdale wanted to honor the memory of his wife while also helping further the education...

December 4, 2012

Education Researcher Says Difficulty Level of High School Reading Alarmingly Low

Education Researcher Says Difficulty Level of High School Reading Alarmingly Low

Sandra Stotsky, holder of the Twenty-First Century Chair in Teacher Quality in the department of...

April 1, 2012

Research: 71 Percent of Detroit Parents Have Shopped for Schools

A research team including members from the University of Arkansas has produced a pioneering study...

April 1, 2012

Education Policy Student Serves as President of Black Graduate Student Association

Education Policy Student Serves as President of Black Graduate Student Association

Alexandra Boyd, a doctoral student in the College of Education and Health Professions, began serving...

May 1, 2012

Professor to Advise Romney on Education Issues

Professor to Advise Romney on Education Issues

Mitt Romney, Republican candidate for president, has named University of Arkansas professor Robert...

June 1, 2012

Professor: High School Literature Curriculum Not Serving Many Students Well

Professor: High School Literature Curriculum Not Serving Many Students Well

Sandra Stotsky worries about what she calls the "wide middle band" of high school students. These...

July 1, 2012

Exploratory Study Analyzes Same-Sex Classes

Do students behave and perform better when only in class with peers of the same sex? A recent study...

October 1, 2012

Museum Opening Allows Groundbreaking Research on Field Trips' Impact

Museum Opening Allows Groundbreaking Research on Field Trips' Impact

The opening of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville last fall provided a singular...

October 1, 2012

spotlight on faculty scholarship

  • Preparing Teachers of Color to Teach

    Christian Goering, co-author Sense Publishers

  • Impact of Diversity on Organization and Career Development

    Claretha Hughes, Palgrave Macmillan

  • A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core

    Lynn Koch, co-author Springer

  • Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings

    William F. McComas, co-author Arcadia

  • The School Choice Journey

    Robert Maranto, co-author Palgrave Pivot

  • American Indian Workforce Education

    Carsten Schmidtke, Routledge