Department of Curriculum and Instruction

ARTeacher Fellowship Program Seeks Applicants; Deadline May 6

ARTeacher Fellowship Program Seeks Applicants; Deadline May 6

The Center for Children and Youth at the University of Arkansas is seeking 10 secondary-level teachers...

April 25, 2016

Professor Critical of National Education Group's Report on Teacher Preparation

Professor Critical of National Education Group's Report on Teacher Preparation

A recent report by the National Council on Teacher Quality doesn't give any useful recommendations...

April 7, 2016

Professor's Research on Speech-Generating Devices Cited by Insurance Company

Professor's Research on Speech-Generating Devices Cited by Insurance Company

Elizabeth Lorah's research focuses on the use of technology to help children with autism, specifically...

March 17, 2016

Applications Being Taken for Summer Camp for Children with Autism, Peer Mentors

The special education program at the University of Arkansas is taking applications for Camp Connect,...

March 15, 2016

Carter Honored for Co-Authored Article on Teacher Characteristics

Carter Honored for Co-Authored Article on Teacher Characteristics

Vinson Carter, University of Arkansas assistant professor of STEM education, was presented the 2016...

March 14, 2016

Clinic for Literacy to Prepare Teachers, Serve Students One-on-One

Clinic for Literacy to Prepare Teachers, Serve Students One-on-One

A new University of Arkansas literacy initiative pairs two graduate courses with a two-week clinic...

March 11, 2016

Senator Elliott to Headline March 11 Panel Discussion on Arkansas Dyslexia Screening Law

Senator Elliott to Headline March 11 Panel Discussion on Arkansas Dyslexia Screening Law

State Sen. Joyce Elliott, D-Little Rock, is the featured speaker at an event on Friday, March 11,...

February 26, 2016

Northwest Arkansas Teachers Share Creative Strategies With National Audiences

Northwest Arkansas Teachers Share Creative Strategies With National Audiences

For the past four years, Northwest Arkansas teachers have taken part in a professional development...

February 26, 2016

Former U of A Education Professor, Superintendent Dies at 78

Former U of A Education Professor, Superintendent Dies at 78

Roland Smith of Rogers, who was on the University of Arkansas educational leadership faculty from...

February 17, 2016

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