Actually, our bunny's name is Claude Monet, and he's a therapy animal at UD's Lab Preschool/The College School. Read how he helps soothe anxiety, spark creativity and provide a safe outlet for children to express their feelings.
UD faculty and students in CEHD and the College of Engineering collaborated to create kits for middle and high school classrooms to teach science and math through real-world STEM applications.
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.
Laura Morris, LPS teacher, and Jennifer Gallo-Fox, HDFS assistant professor, worked with students in UD’s early childhood education class to created an engaging social studies curriculum at the Laboratory Preschool by developing an 18-foot model of Main Street. This project was designed to help PreK/K students understand the concept of community
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.