Lynn Okagaki, CEHD dean, will serve as interim deputy provost for academic affairs, following the departure of Nancy Brickhouse on July 1. Carol Vukelich, CEHD deputy dean and director of DCTE, will hold the position of interim dean.
Actually, our bunny's name is Claude Monet, and he's a therapy rabbit at UD's Lab Preschool/The College School. Read how Claude helps soothe anxiety, sparks creativity and provides a safe outlet for children to express their feelings.
The University of Delaware ASPIRE program held a panel discussion featuring alumni on Wednesday, March 11, with the Brandywine School District’s Dorrell Green telling audience members that “it’s not always easy, but it is enjoyable, being able to change and impact lives.”
Prof. Martha Buell and Associate Prof. Rena Hallam were invited by Salzburg Global Seminar organizers to attend as national early childhood development experts.
Celebrating the 30th anniversary, the Steele Symposium is an excellent opportunity for students to showcase their research in either a paper or poster presentation.
CEHD will hold its annual Convocation ceremony on Friday, May 29, 2015, at 1:00 pm at the Bob Carpenter Center, and personally recognize each degree candidate.
Prof. Bahira Trask was invited to present on cultural diversity and families at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, and decided to bring three UD students along with varied life experiences, hoping to generate a productive discussion.
UD grad Emily Sklar hoped to instill a love of science in the youngsters who participated in the Marvelous Microbes camp. This is just one of the programs that helped UD earn the Community Engagement classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Perlman researches alternatives for children experiencing homelessness. Mineo discusses housing options for people with disabilities. Golinkoff discusses the importance of hands-on play. Trask offers family holiday survival tips.
There is a growing trend to equip teachers to lead others. Recognizing this need, SOE has launched an online master’s degree in teacher leadership. Convenient, flexible and effective, this program helps PK-12 teachers around the country plan for and enact school-wide change.