Author Archives: Christine McBride

Licensure Exit Performance Assessment

On April 1, 2015, the State of Delaware Professional Standards Board (PSB) approved of teacher candidates completing either the edTPA or the PPAT for Delaware licensure effective July 1, 2016. Read More

This entry was posted in Certification, News, Professional Education Programs, Students.

Success Through Education conference

The daylong Success Through Education conference was held at the University of Delaware on March 17 and is designed to encourage interested teens to pursue a college degree and a Read More

This entry was posted in Elementary education, Faculty, News, Secondary Education, Students.

Project Search Education Career Fair

Project Search Education Career Fair will be held April 15, 2015 at the Bob Carpenter Sports/Convocation Center. This event brings recruiters to campus to meet and interview prospective teachers, counselors, Read More

This entry was posted in Employment, News.

ASPIRE hosts alumni panel discussion

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 Read More

This entry was posted in Alumni, ASPIRE, News, Professional Education Programs, Students.

Trask named Fellow of National Council on Family Relations

The National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) has conferred its prestigious fellow status on Bahira S. Trask, professor, associate chair and graduate coordinator in the University of Delaware’s Department of Read More

This entry was posted in Awards, Faculty, HDFS, News.

UD alumna Katy Brown named Delaware Geography Teacher of Year

University of Delaware alumna Katy Brown has been presented the Delaware Geography Teacher of the Year Award by the Delaware Geographic Alliance (DGA). The DGA promotes geographic education for children Read More

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

Buell and Hallam selected as 2015 Salzburg Fellows

Department of Human Development and Family Studies faculty members Martha Buell, professor and director of the Delaware Institute for Excellence in Early Childhood (DIEEC), and Rena Hallam, associate professor and Read More

This entry was posted in Faculty, News.

Lab Preschool Models Main St.

Faculty working at the University of Delaware’s Laboratory Preschool wanted to create a curriculum for the pre-kindergarten/kindergarten class that was considerably more engaging, while teaching UD’s early childhood education students Read More

This entry was posted in Early Childhood, Elementary education, News, Professional Education Programs, Students.

ARTC Provides Students with Practical Knowledge

Good teachers rely on student feedback to improve their instruction. On Feb. 7, two Seaford high school students shared their insights on a class project with a cadre of first-year Read More

This entry was posted in Certification, Employment, News, Professional Education Programs.

Cirillo receives NSF Career Award

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently selected Michelle Cirillo, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences,  to receive a Faculty Early Career Development Award as she works to help Read More

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