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Mizzou Ed Professional Staff give back to the community

Mizzou Ed professional staff members were out in full force April 22 for the 2016 Volunteer Day. Approximately 70 professional staff members spent the Friday afternoon at organizations like the Central Missouri Food Bank, Access Arts, the Science Teachers of Missouri honeysuckle removal project, Habitat for Humanity, City…

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oDREAMS: Students build video games, learn to problem solve

Thanks to a National Science Foundation grant, eMINTS is helping classroom teachers adopt new methods for teaching programming skills to middle-school students.

Mizzou Ed’s ReSTEM Institute Partners in Plant Science Outreach Effort

The MU College of Education's ReSTEM Institute is a key partner in a program that brings plant science to elementary students. Deanna Lankford, research associate for the ReSTEM Institute, is featured in a Bond Life Sciences Center story for her work in helping elementary students learn about plants, while helping college students college students take…

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Undergrad’s Bullying Research Presented in Washington, D.C.

Lindsey Mirielli's research into bullying is just getting started -- and it's already reached policy makers in the U.S. Capitol. Mirielli, a senior special education major from Mizzou’s College of Education, presented her research on "Cyberbullying of Students with Disabilities" on Capitol Hill in April. Mirielli was one of…

Barbara Reys honored with NCTM Lifetime Achievement Award

https://youtu.be/_mTo6v418do The National Council of the Teachers of Mathematics has honored Barbara Reys, Curators Professor Emeritus, with a Lifetime Achievement Award in mathematics education at the national level. From the NCTM website: Barbara Reys is best known for her ability to identify an area of need and then organize and lead a team of professionals…

Tim Lewis honored with CASE award

Tim Lewis, professor in the Department of Special Education, has received the 2016 Council for Administrators of Special Education (CASE) Harrie M. Selznick Award, the council's highest honor. According to the CASE website, The Harrie M. Selznick CASE Distinguished Service Award was instituted for recognition of individuals who have…

Mizzou TESOL leaders recognized for excellence

Mark Algren, director of the MU Center for English Language Learning, and Nikki Ashcraft, assistant teaching professor in the Department of Learning, Teaching & Curriculum, for being leaders in the field of teaching English as a second language. They have both been named to the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) “50 at 50”…

Doctoral student, Acting Dean receive 2016 Mizzou Inclusive Excellence Awards

Sconyers, Chval recognized for exemplary contributions COLUMBIA, Mo. – Officials from the University of Missouri’s Division of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity have selected two MU students, one faculty member, one staff member and one organization to receive 2016 Mizzou Inclusive Excellence Awards. The Mizzou Inclusive Excellence Awards are given to individuals or groups who have…

Alumnus wins 2016 National Science Teachers Association Teacher Award

St. Louis Science Educator Receives Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award for New Teachers from the National Science Teachers Association ARLINGTON, Va. — April 11, 2016 — The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA),…

Annual “MOJOE” Teacher Career Fair March 22

Largest regional job fair for the employment of educators WHAT:  The Missouri Job Opportunities in Education (MOJOE) career fair is the largest annual teacher job fair held in mid-Missouri. This year, more than 115 employers from Missouri, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, International, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, and North Carolina will visit Columbia, MO to…

Mizzou Ed recognizes award recipients at 48th annual banquet

Columbia, Missouri, March 17, 2015 – The University of Missouri College of Education recognized 20 individuals at the college’s 48th annual banquet held March 11, 2016. Dean Daniel Clay presented the college’s highest honor, the Friends of the College Award, to Gary L. and Carol E. Smith of Columbia, Missouri. Gary Smith served as director…