August 2019 – School of Education & Human Development

August 2019

August 15, 2019

From the Desk of the Dean – August 2019

Summer is over – the fall term begins! As the daughter of teachers, and as a lifetime academic who has been on a school-based calendar from childhood through middle age, I have become quite familiar with….
August 14, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Maite Mena for receiving an award grant of $150,000

August 9, 2019

UM’S Partner, the Glazer-Lorton Writing Institute, Gives Teachers New Insights and Classroom Strategies

Shawn DeNight, an English and journalism teacher at Miami Senior High, says the Zelda Glazer and Eveleen Lorton Writing Institute (GLWI) is the best professional development program in South Florida. “I’ve been coming here for 26 years, and I always get new ideas and fresh inspiration to take back to my students.”
August 9, 2019

Middle School Students Learn About Healthy Eating – And More!

Healthy eating and regular exercise provide a strong foundation for success in life, according to Professor Arlette Perry, in the University of Miami School of Education and Human Development’s Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences (KIN).