Teachers of the Year

The Today show named Billie Yardley (’77; MS ’82) its Teacher of the Year during a televised broadcast in November. … Continue reading

Stemming the Summer Reading Setback

By David Brill We’ve all heard the proverb: “Give a man a fish, and he eats for a day. Teach a … Continue reading

The Right Start

CEHHS students have ample opportunity for internships and experiences to help them get off on the right foot when it comes … Continue reading

Practicing What We Teach

For decades, classroom experience has been recognized as one of the most influential components of teacher preparation. The Department of Theory and Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE) is taking the rigorous academic rite of passage and making it intensive—yielding great results for the teacher interns and the schools in which they teach. Continue reading

Learning the Circus Arts

From the top of a pair of stilts, it’s easy to see the change that has come to Pond Gap … Continue reading

Capturing the Revolution

The Egyptian revolution became real for Professor Brian Barber (Child and Family Studies) when he first visited Cairo in February … Continue reading