Saturday, April 19, 2014 01:09pm
Calendar

Sept 1 / Fall Speaker: Deborah Ball

Clifford Lewis Lecture: David Buchner, M.D., University of Illinois

“The Health Benefits of Short Bouts of Physical Activity in Adults,” David Buchner The Shahid and Ann Carlson Khan Professor in Applied Health Sciences University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 4 p.m. Master’s Hall Georgia Center for Continuing Education A reception will be held in the Pecan Tree Galleria at 3:30 p.m. The lecture is free [...]

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2014 Global Educational Forum

University of Georgia faculty and invited scholars will discuss women’s accomplishments and the challenges they face during the 8th annual UGA Global Educational Forum titled, “Women in Sport, Education and Health,” at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Masters Hall Georgia Center for Continuing Education Press release

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Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking Verbal Training

The Torrance Center™ offers training on the administration, scoring, and interpretation of the Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking, Figural and Verbal. Efficient, effective, expert, up-to-date training by the Torrance Center™ assures all motivated learners will receive a certificate of scoring reliability from the Torrance Center™ for Creativity and Talent Development. Educational stakeholders at all levels [...]

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Georgia Children’s Book Awards & Conference on Children’s Literature

The 45th Annual Georgia Children’s Book Awards and Conference on Children’s Literature is a two day conference for teachers, media specialists, administrators and parents. Attendees will hear notable children’s authors and illustrators and celebrate the Georgia Book Awards. It is also the state level competition of the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl. Georgia Center For more information or to register. Press  [...]

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Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking Figural Training

The Torrance Center™ offers training on the administration, scoring, and interpretation of the Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking, Figural and Verbal. Efficient, effective, expert, up-to-date training by the Torrance Center™ assures all motivated learners will receive a certificate of scoring reliability from the Torrance Center™ for Creativity and Talent Development. Educational stakeholders at all levels [...]

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Lecture: Mapping Race and Class across Three Centuries–Shifts in the Ecology of Opportunity

Amy Hillier, University of Pennsylvania School of Design Stephanie Boddie, University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work Amy Hillier is an associate professor in the department of city and regional planning in the School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania. She teaches courses relating to GIS, built environment and public health, and community development [...]

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Speech & Hearing Clinic 60th Anniversary Celebration

The clinic will offer free speech, language and hearing screenings and an Open House tour of its facilities on the fifth floor of the College of Education’s Aderhold Hall to begin the festivities. The clinic has been providing Athens area adults and children with state-of-the-art services for the prevention, assessment and treatment of speech, language, [...]

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2014 Safe and Welcoming Schools Conference

Dewey G. Cornell, a national expert in the prevention of youth violence and bullying, will be the keynote speaker at the third annual Safe and Welcoming Schools Conference hosted by the University of Georgia College of Education on Friday, February 28. Press release

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Spring Semester Midterm

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Teacher Workshop: Content Enhancement

Teachers face a tremendous challenge to meet the diverse needs of learners in classes that demand the presentation of a massive amount of course content. In particular, students whose reading and written expression skills are not up to grade level will struggle immensely in content area classes.  This workshop will introduce teachers to the foundations [...]

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