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Photo from Smagorinsky: Bad student writers - You get what you pay for

University of Georgia Distinguished Research Professor Peter Smagorinsky writes a response to fellow academic Rick Diguette’s recent essay on how ill prepared college freshmen are in writing in the July 28 issue of the Atlanta Journal Constitution's "Get Schooled" blog.

Photo from Singh receives 2014 Advocacy Award from AMCD

Anneliese Singh, a faculty member in the College of Education, received the 2014 Advocacy Award from the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development at the American Counseling Association conference.

Photo from Two COE faculty on The Cottage Sexual Assault Center board

Two College of Education faculty members—Jolie Daigle and Chris Linder—have been elected to the board of directors of The Cottage, Sexual Assault Center and Children’s Advocacy Center.

Photo from Smagorinsky: Educating the public on the public’s terms

Distinguished Research Professor in Language and Literacy Education, encourages his fellow academics to consider the implications of working only within the echo chamber of  journals, conferences and classes in a July 21 article on Writers Who Care, a blog   published by members of the Commission on Writing Teacher Education, a working group of the Conference on English Educationr Continuing Education