Recent Articles by

Audrey Breen

June 28, 2012
Young children with challenging behaviors have trouble engaging in positive ways in the classroom. They can experience social conflict and isolation and have trouble staying on task. This in turn reduces their exposure to learning opportunities – in preschool and beyond.
June 05, 2012
June 5, 2012 — Though the school year has wound down, in a few short months, student-athletes will bid farewell to summer and return to their classrooms and fields of competition.
May 07, 2012
May 7, 2012 — The Young Women Leaders Program– a collaboration between the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education and the U.Va.
March 13, 2012
March 13, 2012 — On March 19, Derrick P. Alridge of the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education will give the school's seventh Walter N. Ridley Distinguished Lecture.The lecture begins at 4 p.m. in Bavaro Hall, room 116.
February 09, 2012
February 8, 2012 — The Obama administration has set an ambitious goal for American higher education to recapture the top place worldwide in share of population with postsecondary degrees and credentials by 2020.
January 13, 2012
One of the toughest tasks any science teacher faces is to convince students that what they learn in class will be useful in the real world.
December 06, 2011
December 6, 2011 — Speaking Nov.
September 15, 2011
September 14, 2011 — As at other colleges, University of Virginia students preparing to become teachers complete a semester of student-teaching in a nearby K-12 classroom.  
September 14, 2011
September 14, 2011 — Skyscrapers – and windmills to power them.
August 18, 2011
Listen to the UVA Today Radio Show report on this story by Rebecca Arrington: