Author Archives: Christine McBride

Scantlebury receives the Distinguished Contributions to Gender Equity in Education Research Award

The American Educational Research Association (AERA) has announced the winners of its 2017 awards for excellence in education research. Kathryn C. Scantlebury, professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Read More

This entry was posted in Awards, Faculty, News, Secondary Education.

UD alumna Gabi Koury named Delaware’s School Psychologist of the Year

Gabi Koury, a graduate of the University of Delaware’s College of Education and Human Development and a school psychologist in the Red Clay Consolidated School District, has been named School Read More

This entry was posted in Alumni, Awards, Graduate Studies, News.

Goodwin receives Distinguished Service Award from American School Health Association

Steve Goodwin, associate professor of behavioral health and nutrition at the University of Delaware, is a 2015 recipient of the American School Health Association’s (ASHA) Distinguished Service Award. Read more…

This entry was posted in Awards, Faculty, News, Professional Education Programs.

Obrusnikova awarded G. Lawrence Rarick Research Award

Obrusnikova wins national honor for research on physical education for persons with disabilities. Read More

This entry was posted in Awards, Faculty, News, Professional Education Programs, Special education.

Students and Teachers Collaborate at Summer STEM Academy

The Student STEM Summer Academy brought together three dozen teachers and nearly 80 students from nine Delaware high schools to promote a deeper understanding of science, technology, engineering and mathematics Read More

This entry was posted in News, Professional development, STEM.

UD Alumnus Caulk to Lead Kentucky’s Fayette County Public Schools

UD alumnus Emmanuel Caulk became the first African American superintendent of the Fayette County Public Schools in Kentucky. Caulk obtained his elementary teacher education degree and a master’s degree in instruction from UD and has held a wide range of supervisory positions in schools in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Louisiana and Maine. Read More

This entry was posted in Alumni, ASPIRE, Elementary education, News, School of Education.

Alumnus Lamont Browne receives Ryan Award

Lamont Browne, a three-time alumnus of the University of Delaware and CEO/executive director of EastSide Charter School and Family Foundations Academy, has been selected to receive the Ryan Award, a national award honoring transformational school principals. Read More

This entry was posted in Alumni, Awards, News.

CEHD Alumna 2015 National Geographic Teacher of the Year

Teagan Thomas was one of 35 teachers selected nationwide for the 2015 National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellow Program. Thomas is a 2013 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in elementary teacher education from UD’s College of Education and Human Development. Read More

This entry was posted in Alumni, Awards, Elementary education, News, School of Education.

Child’s Play, Learning and Development Lab seeks participants

The Child’s Play, Learning and Development Lab at the University of Delaware is seeking children 6 months to 6 years of age to participate in a project studying how children Read More

This entry was posted in Early Childhood, Faculty, News, Research, School of Education.

Students receive autism scholarships

Autism Delaware has named the winners of the 2015 Autism Delaware Daniel and Lois Gray Memorial Scholarship, which is given annually to eligible University of Delaware students. Two students, Mary Read More

This entry was posted in Elementary education, Professional Education Programs, Scholarship/Financial Aide, School of Education, Special education, Students.