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May 13th, 2014, 11:05

Harman quoted in ABH story on Rabbit Box presentation

Ruth Harman, an associate professor in language and literacy education, who serves as the University of Georgia liaison for a recent children’s presentation at Coile Middle School in Athens, was quoted in a front page story on the event in the May 13 Athens Banner-Herald.

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May 12th, 2014, 09:05

COE profs in AJC: Put creativity back in schools

Two College of Education faculty members — Bob Fecho and Stephanie Jones — write a passionate piece about the standardization of education and the need to restore creativity to the classroom in the May 11 edition of the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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May 8th, 2014, 02:05

Smagorinsky: Muscogee teacher offers tough love, ground rules and great results

UGA Distinguished Research Professor Peter Smagorinsky writes another in his ongoing Great Georgia Teacher series in the May 8 edition of the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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April 11th, 2014, 03:04

Smagorinsky receives national award for best publication in literacy research

College of Education professor Peter Smagorinsky has received another national award for his 2011 book on literacy research during the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in Philadelphia April 3-7.

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April 7th, 2014, 10:04

Smagorinsky: Atlanta’s Elisha Gray another Great Georgia Teacher

UGA Distinguished Research Professor Peter Smagorinsky writes about Maynard Jackson High School special education teacher Elisha Gray in the April 7 Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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March 17th, 2014, 03:03

Smagorinsky in AJC: More A’s in English than STEM classes due to open discussions

UGA Distinguished Research Professor Peter Smagorinsky writes an op-ed in the March 14 Atlanta Journal Constitution to defend the academic integrity of English classes as compared to STEM subjects.

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March 11th, 2014, 03:03

Cahnmann-Taylor receives state foreign language award

College of Education faculty member Melisa Cahnmann-Taylor has received the 2014 Post-Secondary Leadership Award from the Foreign Language Association of Georgia (FLAG). The award recognizes her for promoting foreign language education in Georgia through professional and academic endeavors.

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March 11th, 2014, 11:03

Prasuhn publishes article in American Journal of Distance Education

Fred Prasuhn (Ph.D. ’11), an instructional designer for Western Governors University, recently published an article in the American Journal of Distance Education.

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December 6th, 2013, 01:12

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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February 26th, 2014, 04:02

Smagorinsky receives UGA Service-Learning Excellence award

Distinguished Research Professor of Language and LIteracy Education Peter Smagorinsky was one of two faculty members to receive 2014 UGA Service-Learning Excellence Awards.

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