Tag: Education

Richard Presnell full obituary

Mentioned last week, Richard Presnell, a longtime UW-Green Bay faculty member who taught in Education program, died on March 9, 2019. A friend and colleague had this to say… “Dick possessed a bright mind, a kind heart and a lively spirit, and played an important role in environmental education at UW-Green Bay from 1971 until he […]

UW-Green Bay is among Wisconsin’s top universities to place international international student teachers

According to the organization Educator’s Abroad, UW-Green Bay has one of the highest international student-teacher placement rates of all Wisconsin universities. Over the past 12 years, the Education program in partnership with the Office of International Education has placed more than 70 student teachers in 10 different countries. UW-Green Bay student teachers have taught in […]

Alumnus Tony Klaubauf leaves retirement to serve Pulaski School District

Tony Klaubauf ’81 (Human Development) accepted a one-year position as Pulaski School District’s interim superintendent. Klaubauf recently retired after a 35-year career in education, including the past 14 years as Denmark School District’s superintendent, and as superintendent for Mishicot School District for six years previous. The Press-Gazette had the story.

Helping Professions Open House is Friday, Feb. 15

On Friday afternoon (Feb. 15, 2019), the University is hosting the Helping Professions Open House, a collaborative program between five helping professions academic programs and admissions. Nursing, Social Work, Education, Psychology and Human Biology will be featured. More than 135 Green Bay Area Public School students and more than 75 prospective students and guests will be on campus to […]

Nature’s way: Partnership allows kindergartners to experience growth in 600-acre setting

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Getting back to nature has taken on a whole new meaning for several University of Wisconsin-Green Bay pre-service teachers. Not only are Naomi Khang, Taylor Pomplun, Michiela Schwoerer and Delaney Splittgerber, who are enrolled in the two-credit course Environmental Education in K12 Schools, experiencing Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary for themselves, but also through the eyes […]

New Partnership with Green Bay schools to foster teacher preparation and development

The UW-Green Bay Professional Program in Education and the Green Bay Area Public School  District (GBAPSD) are partnering in new ways to provide pathways for licensure for teachers on emergency licenses needing English as a Second Language (ESL) licensure and to provide education coursework necessary for licensure for other employees (e.g., paraprofessionals). Support for this project […]

Faculty note: Prof. DePouw article

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Christin DePouw (Education) has published an article in a special issue of the Hmong Studies Journal titled “Critical race theory and Hmong American education.” The article discusses some of the ways in which critical race theory is an important conceptual tool for centering race and racism in the educational experiences of […]