Thursday, April 24, 2014 04:46am

Exploring new ways to learn

With the demand for STEM education increasing in today’s workforce, the College of Education’s department of career and information studies has established a partnership with one of the leading robotics education companies in South Korea.

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In the just released US News and World Report rankings, the College of Education has made a significant jump forward — to 33rd among all schools of education and 23rd among public schools of education


The overall ranking — No. 22 up from No. 87 — recognizes the college’s programs in adult education, educational psychology, reading education and workforce education.


In 91 percent of comparisons, feelings of energy increased after exercise compared to sitting quietly in control conditions. The average energy boost after exercise was large enough to meaningfully improve the participant’s mood that day

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A $1.25 million federal grant will help COE faculty member Kevin Ayres launch a graduate program in special education to prepare more school staff in behavior management—so that there are fewer disruptions in classrooms and students learn better.