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Study shows program improves teaching skills, students' word problem-solving

LAWRENCE — Students learning to solve math word problems can struggle to combine mathematical and language skills. For English language learners, the fastest-growing minority in U.S. schools, that challenge can be even greater as they attempt to learn math concepts in a second language.

Study photographically identifies characteristics that make proficient basketball scorers

LAWRENCE — Anyone who’s ever shot a basketball has heard a coach or well-meaning bystander give them tips like “bend your knees,” “tuck your elbow in” or “release the ball as high as possible.”

'Beyond the Pandemic' virtual summer conference to be hosted for educators

 

31 KU students receive Gilman scholarships

Thirty-one Jayhawks will study or intern abroad as 2022 Gilman Scholars, including our own Kimberly Olivas-Huerta, Victoria Requenes, Autumn Reynolds and Roman Ruiz.

KU Medical Center biochemist brings interactive science to area middle schools

Douglas Huffman, Ph.D., professor of science education in the Department of Curriculum and Teaching on KU’s campus in Lawrence, Kansas, said this project aligns with the National Science Education Standards, which were recently updated.

2022 KU seniors honor high school teachers with Wolfe Teaching Excellence Awards

LAWRENCE — Three outstanding high school teachers will be recognized with the Wolfe Teaching Excellence Award this graduation season.

School of Education & Human Sciences to honor 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient

Research showcase, reception planned for IPSR Doctoral Research Fellows

LAWRENCE — The Institute for Policy & Social Research and The Commons at Spooner Hall will present the IPSR Doctoral Research Fellows Reception from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 1.

2022 Gene A. Budig lecture will explore ‘Inclusion Through Innovation’

LAWRENCE — The University of Kansas School of Education & Human

U.S. News & World Report highlights KU education programs in rankings

LAWRENCE — The University of Kansas School of Education & Human Sciences and two of its programs are ranked among the nation’s best in the 2023 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools,” released March 29.

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