Students network at Jump Start Your Job Search event.
Getting an interview and landing the job means that students need to be prepared for everything that comes before, during, and after the job application process. On November 14, at Jump Start Your Job Search, a dinner held at Stamp Student Union, teaching students in the College of Education had the opportunity to meet with alumni who shared their wisdom and advice, as well as helped them hone...
Dr. Megan Peercy and students
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Several times a year the Baltimore Sun features an education-themed section, and in its Nov. 5 edition , Megan Madigan Peercy, an associate professor in the College of Education’s Department of Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership, discussed the training and preparation for UMD student-teachers preparing to work with English language learners in two articles, “Population shifts reflected...
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Media Contact: Audrey Hill, audreyh@umd.edu or 301-405-3468 College Park, MD—On behalf of the University of Maryland College of Education, Dean Jennifer K. Rice released a letter to the Maryland Congressional delegation, outlining serious concerns over how H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, would harm graduate students and higher education institutions. The text of the letter is below: November...
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Date: Thursday, 11/30/2017 Time: 9:00 am until 12:00 pm Location: 0306 Benjamin Building RSVP: Drop-in event, no registration needed ETS is pleased to host the Division of IT (DIT) for a second event to help answer your questions around multi-factor authentication (MFA). They will also be available to assist with registration of your token, phone number, or MFA/Duo app on a personal or work...
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Educators in Lansdowne and Woodlawn high schools in southwest Baltimore County are working to close the achievement gaps on the SAT between their students and those of other nearby high schools in the county. Students in those high schools, where more than half are students of color and a majority receive free and reduced lunch, scored below the state and county average SAT scores. A school’s...
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COLLEGE PARK, MD (November, 2017) – Our Technology Desk and Computer Lab, staffed by student workers, will be closed on Wednesday, November 22nd, since they are only open when classes are held. It will have regular hours on the Tuesday prior, 11/21, and will reopen to normal hours of operation on Monday, 11/27. For winter break, the desk will have a reduced schedule during study day and finals...
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Date: Thursday, 12/7/2017 Time: 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm Location: 0306 Benjamin Building RSVP: Register for this event Other ETS events: Visit our complete list of ETS workshops ETS is pleased to host the Division of IT (DIT) for a third event this fall, to help answer your questions about campus resources in support of high-end technology research needs. Data and storage, high-performance...
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In a ranking of North American human development and family science doctoral programs, the University of Maryland College of Education’s human development program ranked #4. Conducted by an Ohio State University researcher, the report ranked 48 doctoral programs that focus on human development and family relationships. As human development and family science (HDFS) programs are not ranked in U.S...
Tabitha Kidwell leads elementary students in Indonesia in an English exercise
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Tabitha Kidwell, a doctoral candidate at the University of Maryland College of Education, received two grant awards to support her dissertation research on teaching English in Indonesia. In Indonesia, education policy explicitly requires teachers to transmit and sustain Indonesian cultural values; Kidwell is investigating how novice Indonesian teachers of English balance this demand with...
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Date: Friday, 11/17/2017 Time: 12:30 pm until 2:30 pm Location: 0306 Benjamin Building RSVP: Register for this event Other ETS events: Visit ETS for more events and workshops ETS is pleased to host the Division of IT (DIT) for an event to help answer your questions around multi-factor authentication (MFA). They will also be available to assist with registration of your token or MFA/Duo app on a...