Author Archives: Christine McBride

UD alumni earn Presidential Awards in Math and Science Education

To ensure that students in the U.S. choose to embrace the increasingly important subjects of science, technology, engineering, and math, it is critical to support math and science teachers who Read More

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Mathematics and Science Partnership Program Grant

The University of Delaware’s Department of Mathematical Sciences and Mathematics and Science Education Resource Center (MSERC), the Delaware Math Coalition, Delaware State University and Wilmington University were recently awarded a Read More

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Gottfredson receives Lifetime Achievement Award from ISIR

For decades, Linda Gottfredson, professor in the University of Delaware’s School of Education, has explored multiple disciplines on the roots and real-world meaning of recurring human variation in intelligence. In Read More

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UD Alumna Nauman Receives Bell Award

University of Delaware alumna Jennifer Nauman, a 1999 elementary teacher education graduate, isn’t the kind of elementary school principal who is satisfied with her school being good. She wants it Read More

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Teaching math sense

“Number competencies involving symbols are highly predictive of later math success, and early weaknesses in number sense can result in long lasting math difficulties or disabilities,” said Nancy C. Jordan, Read More

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UD student promotes literacy through Ranger Rick Jr. reading guide

When reading the Ranger Rick Jr. magazine article “A Spooky Feeling” to children, have them try to predict what might happen next and ask if they think there really is Read More

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UD’s Perlman reports on scope of childhood homelessness

Staci Perlman, assistant professor in the University of Delaware’s College of Education and Human Development, has partnered with Joe Willard, vice president of policy at the People’s Emergency Center in Read More

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Math Education Award

The Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE) has announced that Amanda Jansen, associate professor in the University of Delaware’s School of Education, is the recipient of the 2014 AMTE Early Read More

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Intensive Reading Recovery intervention helps first graders

Henry May, director of the University of Delaware’s newly formed Center for Research in Education and Social Policy (CRESP), is leading a team of researchers from the Consortium for Policy Read More

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UD students selected for DDOE internship

Akisha Jones, a doctoral student in the University of Delaware College of Education and Human Development’s Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics Program, and Rebecca Marshall, a triple major in political science, Read More

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