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Welcome to the EduGator News Stream–featuring ALL the latest news from ALL across the College, as the news breaks. To view Press Releases and other news categories separately, see menu links in left column.

NSF fellowship is just the latest achievement for UFTeach alum Xavier Monroe

April 22nd, 2015, COE News

Xavier J. Monroe, a 2013 UF graduate, belongs on a UFTeach student recruitment poster. And that’s even before he was awarded a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship in STEM education and learning research recently from the National Science Foundation. While Monroe [&hel ...Read More

Wednesday Update for April 22, 2015

April 22nd, 2015, Student Services

Please do not reply to this email.  Necessary contact information is included in each announcement Wednesday Update for April 22, 2015    *Please send announcements for the COE Wednesday Important Information Newsletter to ss.update@coe.ufl.edu by 2pm on the Tuesday prior; [&hel ...Read More

College gives research team ‘incentive’ to create better reading assessment tool

April 20th, 2015, COE News

Corinne Huggins-Manley says it was a “total team effort” that led to her receiving a College of Education-funded grant to continue promising research aimed at developing an effective reading assessment tool that teachers can use to help students improve their [&hel ...Read More

College honors five ‘outstanding’ students for 2014-15

April 19th, 2015, COE News

Congratulations to UF ProTeach undergraduate students Shelby Boger and Madison Buchert, and graduate education students Julie Boker, Natalie King and Elizabeth Bettini, who will receive Outstanding Student Awards April 24 at the 2015 College of Education Recognition Dinner at the [&hel ...Read More

’72 grad Renee Tipton Clift honored as 2015 UF Distinguished Alumna

April 17th, 2015, COE News

The University of Florida has selected noted teacher education innovator Renee Tipton Clift, a 1972 graduate of the UF College of Education, to receive its 2015 UF Distinguished Alumni Award. Clift, a professor and dean at the University of Arizona [&hel ...Read More

Students, faculty team up on AERA’s ‘best’ research paper

April 15th, 2015, COE News

When two UF College of Education professors recently teamed up with three graduate students, the multidisciplinary quintet developed a compelling research paper that can be referred to officially as “the best.” Assistant professor of research and evaluation methodology Corinne Huggins-Manley [&hel ...Read More

Wednesday Update for April 15, 2015

April 15th, 2015, Student Services

Please do not reply to this email.  Necessary contact information is included in each announcement Wednesday Update for April 15, 2015    *Please send announcements for the COE Wednesday Important Information Newsletter to ss.update@coe.ufl.edu by 2pm on the Tuesday prior; [&hel ...Read More

COE scholars make strong showing at massive AERA meeting

April 13th, 2015, COE News

More than 70 University of Florida College of Education faculty and graduate students were among the 14,000 scholars from around the world who converged on Chicago April 16-20 for the 2015 annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association to examine [&hel ...Read More

Education Career Night, 2015

April 13th, 2015, Alumni & Giving

This year’s Education Career Night was a success! A panel of four dynamic College of Education alumni offered career advice and talked about the distinctly different career paths they each have followed—quite successfully—after earning their education degrees at UF. The event was held at the Reitz Union Auditorium on the evening of April 8th. < ...Read More

Wednesday Update for April 8, 2015

April 8th, 2015, Student Services

Please do not reply to this email.  Necessary contact information is included in each announcement Wednesday Update for April 8, 2015    *Please send announcements for the COE Wednesday Important Information Newsletter to ss.update@coe.ufl.edu by 2pm on the Tuesday prior; [&hel ...Read More

Next HDOSE director has priorities in mind for school

April 6th, 2015, COE News

David Miller doesn’t plan to make immediate changes when he takes over as director of the COE’s School of Human Development and Organizational Studies, but the longtime COE professor of research and evaluation methods has a few priorities he’d like [&hel ...Read More

Tampa EduGator Alumni Reception

April 3rd, 2015, Alumni & Giving

The College of Education hosted an EduGator Alumni Reception at the Epicuriean Hotel’s Culinary Theatre in Tampa on March 31st. ...Read More

Special Ed’s Gage recognized as rising international scholar in emerging field

April 1st, 2015, COE News

Nicholas Gage, a UF assistant professor in special education, has gained international recognition for his early-career research success and commitment to advancing the emerging science of positive behavior support. Gage is one of two recipients of the 2015 Ted Carr [&hel ...Read More

EduGator alumni gatherings coming your way

March 18th, 2015, Alumni & Giving

EduGators in Tampa, Gainesville, Chicago and St. Augustine areas take note: We’re heading your way and would love to get together with you! Delicious food, great conversations and reminiscing with your fellow COE alumni await you, and you’ll hear the latest updates on the College’s exciting initiatives and latest trends in educator preparation and research. ...Read More

Social studies ed. graduate named district’s top teacher

February 5th, 2015, COE News

David Fields, a 2008 M.Ed. graduate in social studies education, has been named the Clay County (Fla.) School District’s Teacher of the Year. Fields has been teaching advanced placement U.S. history and American government at Orange Park High School for the past [&hel ...Read More

Life’s a balancing act for COE student and former Gator All-America gymnast

February 4th, 2015, COE News

Just as she maintained perfect equipoise on the balance beam during a stellar career as a Florida Gator gymnast, UF elementary education master’s student Mackenzie Caquatto has remained centered as an athlete, big sister, teaching intern and role model. “Growing [&hel ...Read More

UF scholars program taps 7 ProTeach students, 3 faculty mentors

January 28th, 2015, COE News

Seven COE ProTeach undergraduates have been named UF Anderson Scholars for their outstanding academic performances, and three faculty members have been recognized for mentoring several of the honored students. Anderson Scholar certificates are given campuswide by the College of Liberal [&hel ...Read More

Spring 2015 Courses in Moodle and Canvas

January 2nd, 2015, Distance Learning (ETC)

For the following two semesters (Spring 2015, Summer 2015), the College of Education will be running both Moodle and Canvas online course sites concurrently.  This means that some of your courses may appear in either or both of the online [&hel ...Read More

Canvas: Best Practices

July 22nd, 2014, Distance Learning (ETC)

Q: Where can I find guides for Best Practice or copyright? A: Head to teach.ufl.edu.  From there, hover over the Instructional Resources menu to view options for the UF Standards and Markers of Excellence or Copyright gu ...Read More

Canvas: Adding Files at a User-Level

July 22nd, 2014, Distance Learning (ETC)

Q: How do I add files at a user-level versus at a course-level?  Why would I want to? A: Adding files at a user-level allows you to access the same file across courses without having to re-upload it in each [&hel ...Read More