Conra Gist, Palgrave Macmillan
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You can usually tell when you've lost a child's attention when the gaze wanders away. Emily Rodriguez found that was rarely the case when she was discussing an artwork with children attending Camp Connect at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.
University professors attend meetings of professional associations in their field to meet people doing the same work as them, to learn from them, and sometimes it leads to collaboration. That's what happened after Chris Goering from the University...
University of Arkansas students studying childhood education represented Arkansas at the NASA Pre-service STEM Teacher Institute at the Marshall Flight Space Center in Huntsville, Alabama, last month.
The end of the 2015-16 school year marked a momentous occasion for the Arkansas Teacher Corps at the University of Arkansas as the program's original 15 Fellows from the 2013 class finished their third and final year of service to students and school...
Volunteers play a large role in the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Arkansas, and on June 23 the organization honored Ross Hooper as volunteer of the year.
The College of Education and Health Professions announces three administrative changes effective with the new fiscal year July 1.
Michael T. Miller grew up on college campuses. When he was a little kid, he went to work on Saturdays with his father at Southern Illinois University.
When asked recently about the most significant accomplishments during his time as dean of the College of Education and Health Professions, Tom Smith didn't mention new, innovative programs such as Arkansas Teacher Corps and the Office for Innovation...
The College of Education and Health Professions honored its top students in a ceremony April 20 in the Verizon Ballroom in the Arkansas Union. The college enrolled 4,089 undergraduate students and 1,321 graduate students for the 2015-16 academic...
President Barack Obama's education agenda is the focus of a new book co-written by University of Arkansas professor Robert Maranto, who has produced two other books about the Obama presidency.
University of Arkansas professor Gema Zamarro and a colleague in Spain will embark this fall on a research project to discover whether children can be taught character traits believed to help them do better at school now and at work later.
University of Arkansas researchers took a deep look at data on the school voucher program in Louisiana and found that the voucher program had reduced racial stratification in public schools although it appeared to increase racial stratification in...
Teaching is just part of what University of Arkansas alumnus Timothy Baghurst does in his job at Oklahoma State University. Baghurst also researches ways to improve the preparation of physical education teachers.
University of Arkansas professor Kristen Jozkowski received a distinguished alumni award earlier this month from the School of Public Health at Indiana University-Bloomington.
The Chicago Cubs invited University of Arkansas professor Jeff Bonacci to speak at the team's annual sports medicine and athletic training staff spring training symposium in Phoenix recently.
Cheryl Perry, a University of Arkansas student in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program, received the 2016 Award of Excellence for Advocacy from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
A high-quality graduate nursing program relies on health-care professionals known as preceptors to supervise students while they complete clinical rotations in health-care settings. Anna Jarrett, University of Arkansas assistant professor of nursing,...
Lauren Haggard-Duff, Katey Peterson and Lindsey Sabatini, instructors at the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing at the University of Arkansas, were named to the Arkansas Action Coalition's second cohort of "40 Nurse Leaders Under 40" this spring.
Members of Rho Alpha Beta, the University of Arkansas chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, coordinated an event for counseling students to write upbeat letters to summer campers with an incarcerated parent. Chi Sigma Iota is the international counseling academic...
If you don't have water or sewer service at your house or it's difficult just getting in and out of your house, chances are not good that you'll be successful in what may be your first job.
University of Arkansas professor Carsten Schmidtke has been elected editorial board chair of the journal Career and Technical Education Research, the leading U.S. journal in the field.
Whether heading out on a UREC trip or with a group of friends, individuals should remain mindful of a few safety tips provided by UREC Outdoors in order to best enjoy their recreation experience.
If a loved one suddenly collapsed and became unconscious, would you know what to do? According to the American Heart Association, as many as four out of five cardiac arrests happen at home. While effective bystander CPR can double or triple a victim's...
University Recreation challenges the U of A community to 'Commit to Fit'. This incentive program for University of Arkansas students and UREC members is a perfect way to stay committed to your health and wellness goals in 2016.
You can usually tell when you've lost a child's attention when the gaze wanders away. Emily Rodriguez...
University professors attend meetings of professional associations in their field to meet people...
University of Arkansas students studying childhood education represented Arkansas at the NASA Pre-service...
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