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UT-Austin College of Education Professor Travels to Scotland as Member of Its International Council of Education Advisers

Sep. 9, 2016

Associate Professor Allison Skerrett was recently appointed to Scotland’s International Council of Education Advisers by the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon.

More Than a Question of Aptitude

Sept. 2, 2016

Learning technologies Ph.D. student Anita Harvin reflects on how even underrepresented students who are highly proficient at math and science can still miss out on opportunities in STEM.

Barnes awarded $1.5 million to design technology-based program for middle school students with reading comprehension difficulties

Aug. 26, 2016

MCPER has received a $1.5 million federal grant to design a technology-based inference-making intervention for middle school students who have difficulties with reading comprehension.

College of Education Professors Create New Repository for Research Into Education of Black Males

Aug. 11, 2016

Two University of Texas College of Education professors launch a new site to help researchers, journalists and policymakers locate available research on the education of black males.

New Research Indicates Student Interest Critical to Engagement in Science

Aug. 10, 2016

Educators and parents have understood that student interest is important in engaging high schoolers in science, but exactly how that interest supports their learning has not been clearly measured.

High School Interventions Critical for Teens with Autism

July 16, 2016

Schools are serving more students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) than ever before. Early detection and interventions are proven paths to success.

KHE student Jen Lee Recognized at Ceremony 'Honoring America’s Wounded Warfighter'

May 18, 2016

Jen Lee is a Junior at UT, majoring in Sport Management. Before becoming a student at UT, he served as a member of the Army World Class Athlete Program (2012-2015).

Small Storytellers, Big Screen

May 16, 2016

UT College of Education professors and students help young directors debut film shorts

UT College of Education to Lead Governor’s Literacy Initiative

May 12, 2016

The College of Education has been awarded the contract by the Texas Education Agency to design and launch the state’s new literacy and reading-to-learn academies.

UT College of Education Professor Wins Prestigious Fellowship for the Second Time

May 5, 2016

Huriya Jabbar will extend school choice research, study market-based reform effects on teacher labor market

Curriculum and Instruction Professor Paul Resta Receives International Award

April 27, 2016

Paul Resta presented WFATE Award for Global Contributions to Teacher Education.