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Jun 22, 2022
Doctoral Dissertation: LAURA IVEY
LAURA IVEY Academics in Kindergarten: Helping Kids Catch-up or Fall Behind? Under the direction of Dr. Timothy Drake and Dr. Michael Little. June 22, 2022 at 1 p.m. Zoom link:…
Jun 15, 2022
How Can I Support a Child Experiencing Mental Health Challenges? Professor Marc Grimmett Shares the Importance of Relationships, Listening and Seeking Professional Help from a Counselor
Over the past two years, the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic made typical developmental challenges more difficult for K-12 students. As a result, Professor Marc Grimmett said youth may be...
Jun 6, 2022
Doctoral Student Gordon Maples Explores Intersection of Higher Education, Pop Culture Through Star Trek
Gordon Maples, who is earning his Ph.D. in the Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development Higher Education Opportunity, Equity, and Justice program area of study, recently wrote an article for...