The Holiday Heights Elementary School Choir, under the direction of UT Arlington alum, Mark Dvorak, performed holiday music for UT Arlington faculty, staff, and students on Dec. 3.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
The Holiday Heights Elementary School Choir returned to the University of Texas at Arlington on Tuesday, Dec. 3 to continue a 13-year tradition of holiday performances.
Monday, December 2, 2013
Heather Rush, Education student teacher at Dunn Elementary in Arlington, raised over $400 with her second grade class as part of a service learning project. The students presented the donation in the form of a check to the Arlington Animal Services' Center.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
The College of Education and Health Professions collected donations from faculty and staff to "adopt" a family of three children from the Salvation Army Angel Tree.
Mind, Brain and Education student, professor studies the use of playwriting to support narrative language and emotional wellbeing in children
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Rebekah Carlile, a master’s student in the College of Education and Health Professions and Marc Schwartz, professor and director of the Southwest Center for Mind, Brain and Education, authored a piece for Advance for Speech and Hearing on an intervention that uses the narrative form of playwriting to attempt to improve narrative language skills and emotional wellbeing in children. Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth is partnering with UT Arlington to pilot the intervention.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Aaron Kuntz, associate professor of Educational Studies at the University of Alabama, is the next speaker in the College of Education and Health Professions' Mike Moses K-16 Leadership Speaker Series on Monday, Nov. 18, in the sixth floor atrium of the Central Library
Thursday, November 7, 2013
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has awarded a $200,000 grant to the College of Education and Health Professions to enhance its high school-based college readiness offices, also known as “GO Centers."
Monday, November 4, 2013
Priscila Caçola, assitant professor of kinesiology, hit her fundraising goal to further her research with children with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD), the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported. Caçola had three months to raise 100 percent of her goal, $2,765, through Microryza, a crowd-funding platform for researchers.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
The Center for Healthy Living and Longevity is offering high-tech aerobic fitness and body composition assessments to the public and the campus community as part of a new program to encourage health and wellness and give students hands-on experiences.