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January 22nd, 2014, 11:01

International Creativity Collaborative

October 19, 2014 - October 21, 2014

Come, collaborate and learn at the first annual Torrance Center International Creativity Collaborative. During this two-day conference, participants will enjoy a range of keynote speakers including Dean Keith Simonton, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of California-Davis and Mark Runco, the E. Paul Torrance Professor of Creativity Studies at UGA,  as well as guest lecturers [...]

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January 22nd, 2014, 11:01

Torrance Center Summer Institute for Teachers

Come and explore the principles of creative thinking as a framework for curriculum development, classroom teaching and assessment. Designed around research-based strategies for integrating creativity into the classroom, the five day training will revolve around key strands such as Future Problem Solving, The Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking, Common Core Creativity, and Differentiation in the [...]

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Kamphaus

June 9th, 2014, 03:06

Kamphaus named dean of University of Oregon College of Education

Randy Kamphaus (PhD ’83), Distinguished Research Professor in the department of counseling and psychological services at Georgia State University, has been named dean of the University of Oregon College of Education, it was announced June 6.

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Foster

May 27th, 2014, 09:05

Tori Foster featured as UGA Amazing Student

Tori Foster, a Ph.D. student in educational psychology, hopes to have a positive impact on students’ lives by improving their educational and learning experiences. She is featured as the Amazing Student on the University of Georgia’s home page this week (May 26-31).

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May 15th, 2014, 10:05

COE speakers share big ideas at TEDxUGA

A College of Education faculty member, staff member, student and an alumna—Bettina Love, Elizabeth Brantley, Megan Pendleton and Lora Smothers—were among 17 people and groups who shared ideas and performances at the University of Georgia’s second annual “TEDxUGA” event.

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January 22nd, 2014, 10:01

2014 E. Paul Torrance Lecture – Branford Marsalis

The Torrance Center invites both creativity researchers and practitioners as lecturers to inform us about creativity. Join us this year as Branford Marsalis talks about his creativity with a lecture and discussion from 7-8 p.m. and a reception from 8-9 p.m. Georgia Museum of Art 90 Carlton Street Athens Press release

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March 27th, 2014, 08:03

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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March 26th, 2014, 05:03

COE partners with South Korean educational robotics company

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

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March 19th, 2014, 08:03

Grammy-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis to give 2014 Torrance Lecture April 6

National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master and three-time Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis will deliver the 2014 E. Paul Torrance Lecture at the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia on Sunday, April 6.

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January 22nd, 2014, 10:01

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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