2013 Archive

Wolf Co-chairs International Conference on School Choice

Patrick J. Wolf, University of Arkansas professor of education reform, co-chaired an international...

December 31, 2012

Professors Named to List of Top 100 Scholars

Three University of Arkansas professors of education reform were named to a list of the most influential...

December 31, 2012

It's Not Either/Or: Success on Field and in Classroom Are Related, Research Shows

It's Not Either/Or: Success on Field and in Classroom Are Related, Research Shows

Research at the University of Arkansas has shown that athletic success doesn't necessarily come...

January 31, 2013

Impossible Jobs Are Possible, But Thankless, Researchers Say

Impossible Jobs Are Possible, But Thankless, Researchers Say

In most jobs, performance dictates employment, promotion and prestige. Two University of Arkansas...

April 1, 2013

Conference Topic: Beyond Math, Literacy

State legislators, education researchers and arts professionals will discuss expanding education...

May 1, 2013

Book Presents Strategies for Paying Teachers Based on Performance

Book Presents Strategies for Paying Teachers Based on Performance

School administrators who want to develop a merit-pay plan for teachers know a plan's success hinges...

June 1, 2013

Professor to Send Students to Theater for Research

Professor to Send Students to Theater for Research

More than 1,000 students in Northwest Arkansas schools will get to attend a free TheatreSquared...

September 1, 2013

Research: School Field Trips Give Significant Benefits

Research: School Field Trips Give Significant Benefits

Researchers in the College of Education and Health Professions at the University of Arkansas found...

September 1, 2013

Crystal Bridges Field Trip Research in National Spotlight

Crystal Bridges Field Trip Research in National Spotlight

Researchers in the College of Education and Health Professions at the University of Arkansas received...

October 1, 2013

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