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Dr. Denver J. Fowler, assistant professor of educational leadership, is one UM School of Education’s newest faculty members. Last month, Fowler led an original research presentation at the 2015 Euro-Asia Economic Forum in Xi’an, China. The Ohio native recently sat down with us to discuss his research and time abroad. [Read More…]
SOE alumna Meredith Kajdan (B.A.Ed. ’13, M.Ed. ’14) is a fifth-grade science teacher at Commonwealth Elementary School in Sugar Land, Texas. Today, Kajdan is combining the knowledge she gained at UM with the online educational service Glogster. Two of her students were selected to have their projects appear on Glogster’s information site Glogpedia.
We recently spoke with Kajdan to discuss her career and her use of Glogster in the classroom. [Read More…]
This May, four University of Mississippi teacher candidates will complete their student teaching more than 4,000 miles from home as part of an ongoing study abroad partnership between UM and St. Patrick’s College in Maynooth, Ireland.
The students include elementary education majors: Hannah Duke of Brandon, Mallory Hunt of Ripley, Ellen Kerce of Jackson and Hillary Lindberg of Collierville, Tenn. [Read More…]
Nearly 150 University of Mississippi juniors were ceremonially declared pre-service teachers during the UM School of Education’s first-ever Teacher Education Induction Ceremony on Monday, February 23.
During the keynote speech, 2014 Mississippi Teacher of the Year Mary Margaret King, an English teacher at New Albany High School, shared her professional experiences with the educators in training and urged them to set a high bar for new teachers entering the profession. [Read More…]
The Third Annual Mississippi FTC Robotics Championship will take place at UM’s Oxford campus on Saturday, February 21.
Hosted by the Center for Mathematics and Science Education, the event will begin at 8 a.m. at the Jackson Avenue Center.