Author Archives: Christine McBride

UD’s Allison named outstanding faculty member by Kappa Alpha Theta

When the national chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta was soliciting nominations for their Outstanding Faculty Member award, they set a high bar. They were looking for professors who inspire their Read More

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CEHD alumna named 2013 National History Teacher of the Year

Jill Szymanski, a graduate of the University of Delaware’s College of Education and Human Development and a fourth grade teacher at Brandywine Springs Elementary School, has been named the 2013 Read More

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Getting a jump start

This summer, the Delaware Academy for School Leadership (DASL), a professional development and policy center in UD’s College of Education and Human Development, partnered with the Laurel School District for Read More

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Mastering math through music

Two UD elementary teacher education majors incorporated music and dance into their math curriculum, as part of their ArtsBridge scholar projects. Read more…

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Science Education Award

The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) has honored UD’s Deborah Allen with its 2013 Bruce Alberts Award for Excellence in Science Education. The associate professor of biological sciences was Read More

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New graduate program launched for social studies teachers

A new master’s degree program at the University of Delaware offers a unique combination of classes in teaching methods, or pedagogy, and in world history and global studies content for Read More

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UD students participate in NASA’s teacher institute

While some students might spend time during the summer skipping rocks across a lake, three University of Delaware elementary teacher education students — junior Leigh Kaminski and seniors Corrin Stilwell Read More

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Teacher supply analysis

The University of Delaware’s Institute for Public Administration released the Delaware Teacher and Administrator Supply and Demand Survey Analysis last month. The annual survey, funded by the Delaware Department of Read More

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CEHD students awarded scholarships

Autism Delaware presented the Daniel and Lois Gray memorial Scholarship to 5 UD students, recognizing their efforts supporting the autism community. Congratulations to Veronica M. D’Amico, Thea E. Byrne, Ashley Read More

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2013 Faculty Promotions

The University of Delaware Board of Trustees approved promotions for 39 faculty members at its spring meeting May 7. All are effective Sept. 1. Included in this list was professional Read More

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