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College of Education study shows 94% of middle school teachers highly stressed

The effects of high stress can be seen in teacher-student relations in the classroom.

Local ‘eco-classroom’ facilitates elementary school student learning

MU researchers worked with students and teachers in two classrooms at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School to study the impact of “green” buildings on students’ learning. Results showed that students found positive connections between the building and their surrounding environments.

Kathleen Unrath receives governor’s teaching award after 20 years at College of Education

“The award is significant to me because my faculty nominated me, the Department of Learning, Teaching and Curriculum,” Unrath, an associate professor of art education at the College of Education, said.

Education professor develops mental health screening tool for public schools

Education professor Stephen Kilgus has worked to develop a survey assessment for middle and high school students regarding their own emotions and reactions.

MU faculty release third edition of guidebook expanding on interventions for school children

The guidebook features 83 interventions to help students from preschool to high school.

Study names MU professor as most productive researcher in his field

“When we hired him, we hired somebody who, in our field, was viewed as one of the top, if not the top, overall researcher,” said T. Chris Riley-Tillman, chair of the department of educational, school and counseling psychology.

MU College of Education offers new program to bridge the gap in special education teacher’s workforce

Department of Special Education chair Erica Lembke: “There is a really strong demand for special education teachers, so it’s important for us to meet the needs of our stakeholders.”

Future MU Education graduates face higher GPA requirements for certification

However, Missouri accepts teachers from other states with different standards for teacher certification.

The Bridge offers space for education students to explore social justice

College of Education Dean Kathryn Chval: “We’re preparing and trying to equip people to work with others that differ from themselves.”

Kathryn Chval named College of Education dean

Chval has served as acting dean since September 2015.

College of Education suspends art education program

The program was suspended due to low enrollment and the loss of two faculty members.

Students and Columbia residents protest possible hiring of Dr. Larry James

James will speak at an open forum at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Reynolds Alumni Center.

Faculty discusses decision to not release syllabi

The National Council for Teacher Quality released a report showing MU’s unwillingness to cooperate with its records request.

MU program gives teachers tools to stop teen suicide

The program was recognized nationally for its efforts in preventing suicide in teens.

College of Education to offer a new virtual school

The school should be ready sometime this year.

MU students donate art supplies to Joplin

The donations will be sent to Art on Wheels, an organization that provides art therapy.

School of Education works to eliminate bias from counseling sessions

Professor Laurie Mintz aims to resolve conflicts within the program with a model values statement.

Provost names new College of Education dean

Daniel Clay's appointment is effective June 1.