Commonwealth Professor of Education Carolyn M. Callahan described her colleagues and supporters as “the best crop of gifted adults I know” as she accepted the University of Virginia Women’s Center’s 2007 Elizabeth Zintl Leadership Award on Sept. 27.
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Anne E. Bromley
September 28, 2007
September 28, 2007
Sept. 28, 2007 — The featured speakers at the 14th Virginia Festival of the Book, March 26-30, 2008, have been announced, along with news that patrons will be able to purchase tickets online.Festival Luncheon: Thursday, March 27, 11:45 a.m.
September 27, 2007
September 16, 2007
September 11, 2007
Sept. 11, 2007 -- You will find her in China; you will find her at a National Girls and Women in Sport Day celebration. You will find her on high-level search committees; you will find her in the classroom.
August 30, 2007
Online Tool 'PrimaryAccess' Lets Youth Make Documentaries; Research Will Examine How Much New Technology Enhances Student Learning in Social Studies
Aug. 30, 2007 -- The online movie starts with an image of three men shaking hands. Instead of a deep adult voice telling the history lesson, a boy’s voice recites, “In the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision, segregated schools were declared unconstitutional.
August 14, 2007
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.
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.