Recent Articles by

Anne E. Bromley

October 01, 2007
Kirk Martini, associate professor of architecture, has won the National Science Foundation’s 2007 Premier Award for Excellence in Engineering Education Courseware for his ARCADE software, which uses a physics engine to model structural behavior.
October 01, 2007
Daniel L. Duke, Curry School of Education professor; Pamela D. Tucker, Curry School of Education associate professor; and Curry School of Education doctoral students Michael J. Salmonowicz, Melissa Levy and Stephen Saunders, "Teachers' Guide to School Turnarounds"
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 28, 2007
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.
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
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.