2015 News Archives

New Resource Guide Available for Families of Children with Autism

New Resource Guide Available for Families of Children with Autism

An updated resource guide for families of chidlren with autism is available free from the special...

December 18, 2015

ESL Symposium Feb. 26 to Feature Academic English Literacy Expert

ESL Symposium Feb. 26 to Feature Academic English Literacy Expert

Robin Scarcella, director of the Program of Academic English and ESL at the University of California...

December 18, 2015

OLLI Course Available on Professional Baseball History in Northwest Arkansas

OLLI Course Available on Professional Baseball History in Northwest Arkansas

Author J. B. Hogan teaches Osher Lifelong Learning Institute courses on aspects of Fayetteville...

December 14, 2015

U of A Professor Joins Middle-Schoolers for Hour of Coding

Demand for computer coding skills will continue to increase and jobs will be plentiful in the field,...

December 14, 2015

Undergraduates Win Scholarships, Teach P.E. Teachers New Warm-up Routines

Undergraduates Win Scholarships, Teach P.E. Teachers New Warm-up Routines

Two University of Arkansas undergraduate students taught physical education teachers from around...

December 14, 2015

Gist Recognized for Work to Prepare, Support Teachers of Color in Schools

Gist Recognized for Work to Prepare, Support Teachers of Color in Schools

Conra Gist, University of Arkansas assistant professor of childhood education, was recently recognized...

December 14, 2015

University of Texas Professor to Give Talk Dec. 16 on Mitochondria Research

University of Texas Professor to Give Talk Dec. 16 on Mitochondria Research

Michael Wiggs, assistant professor of kinesiology at the University of Texas at Tyler, will present...

December 14, 2015

Arkansas Teacher Corps Application Deadline Approaching

The early decision deadline for 2016 Arkansas Teacher Corps Fellowships is Dec. 27. The application...

December 14, 2015

U of A Kicks Off 'Wash Time Is Talk Time'

U of A Kicks Off 'Wash Time Is Talk Time'

Distribution of free books marked the kickoff Dec. 4 of the Northwest Arkansas "Wash Time is Talk...

December 14, 2015

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