Aug. 15, 2007 -- Despite today’s emphasis on standardized testing, many educators know that students’ social development is just as important as their academic success. In fact, learning depends on mastering social and self-regulatory skills.
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Anne E. Bromley
August 14, 2007
July 25, 2007
July 25, 2007 -- The world calls out to each of us every day – how are you going to answer? Think of it as the “response” in responsibility, says Marietta McCarty, author of “Little Big Minds,” a guide to discussing life’s oldest questions with young minds.
June 21, 2007
$5 Million National Science Foundation Grant: U.Va. to Create Eight-School Alliance with Goal of Doubling Number of Minority Science and Engineering Graduates
June 21, 2007 -- The University of Virginia’s Office for Diversity and Equity and School of Engineering and Applied Science will lead a cooperative program among eight colleges and universities throughout Virginia and North Carolina that will focus on increasing the number of students from underrepr
June 19, 2007
June 19, 2007 -- Kundiman is proud to present The Kundiman Summer Reading featuring emerging and established Asian-American poets at Kaleidoscope in Newcomb Hall on Friday, June 22, at 7 p.m.
June 18, 2007
June 18, 2007 -- The University of Virginia is partnering with Buford Middle School in Charlottesville, Va., to offer a federally funded summer enrichment program in math for select rising eighth graders, meant to steer them on a college preparatory path.
June 01, 2007
June 1, 2007 -- At the University of Virginia, change is jostling tradition and has become an aspect of daily life. Anyone who works at U.Va.
May 23, 2007
May 23, 2007 — In recent years, the Scripps National Spelling Bee has captured more and more public attention. Not only is the final round televised live by network TV in prime time, but three popular movies and a novel have also been based on the competition.
May 08, 2007
May 8, 2007 -- Daniel Meyers, a Boston businessman who chairs the Curry School of Education Foundation board, recently pledged a $1 million challenge gift to name the courtyard between the current and future education buildings in honor of dean David W. Breneman.
May 04, 2007
May 4, 2007 -- Stephen Plog, Commonwealth Professor in the University of Virginia’s department of anthropology, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
April 30, 2007
April 30, 2007 -- Bring a blanket and enjoy some sunshine and jazz on Wednesday, May 2, from noon to 3 p.m. from the steps of Old Cabell Hall.