Associate Prof. Scott Ashmann (Professional Program in Education), is the lead author of a book chapter entitled “Sustainable Campuses” with Dave Barbier (UW-Stevens Point) and Felix Pohl (independent researcher from Germany). The chapter is part of a new book called “Urban Environmental Education Review” published by Cornell University Press. The book explores how environmental education […]
A nature-based kindergarten readiness 4K program at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary aims to get youngsters in touch with the outdoors while preparing them for kindergarten. Local 5’s Brittany Falkers heads outdoors where these Green Bay students are learning lessons that cannot be taught in a classroom. The OAK (Outdoors Adventures for Kids) Learning Center program aims to reclaim kids’ […]
Jamie Froh Tyrrell, student teaching coordinator for the Professional Program in Education, and UW-Green Bay alumna, was awarded the top merit scholarship for Ph.D. students through Marian University’s Doctoral Program on April 20. Froh Tyrrell was selected for this honor by the graduate faculty due to her commitment to, and representation of, the Marian values. […]
UW-Green Bay education students have achieved an exceptional 93 percent pass rate on their edTPA licensure performance assessment. Beginning with the 2016-2017 school year, all teacher candidates in the state of Wisconsin are required to take and pass this assessment. It is a rigorous three-part, process-oriented skills assessment that involves video recording of teaching, student artifact […]
As a result of a grant through the Wisconsin Early Childhood Association (WECA), UW-Green Bay now offers an online program targeting early childhood professionals who wish to advance their associate degree and earn a Bachelor of Applied Science degree. As a complement to a previously developed pathway to a teaching license in early childhood, Tim […]
Update, due to medical reasons, this program has been postponed until fall of 2017: Prof. H. Samy Alim of Stanford University will be speaking at UW-Green Bay on Monday, April 24, 2017. Alim is an internationally renowned scholar on race, culture and linguistics. He is an expert on the analyses of youth culture, hip hop and education as […]
Assistant Prof. Mary Gichobi (mathematics education) and Associate Prof. Scott Ashmann (science education) recently presented a paper entitled: Modelling the Standards of Mathematical Practices (SMPs) in the Context of Mathematics Content Courses for Elementary and Middle School Preservice Teachers at the 69th annual conference of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education. The study […]
Make that four. Green Bay’s Michelle Flicek ’00 is the fourth 2017 Golden Apple winner to have received a degree from UW-Green Bay. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has her story.
Congratulations to Golden Apple Award winner, Steve Engels who graduated from UW-Green Bay with degrees in Biology and Education and is now a special education teacher at Green Bay Southwest. The Green Bay Press-Gazette has the story and video.
An addendum to a previous post… UW-Green Bay Social Work Professional Programs recently received approval from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) to provide a school social work licensure program for Master of Social Work (MSW) students and practitioners. With the guidance and assistance from Steve Kimball and Amy Bartelme from Education, the MSW […]