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October 16, 2018

Inspire U brings together students

The program, in which UM students mentor high school students, aims to get first generation students into college.
March 1, 2019

Tweaking education standards is no substitute for informed teaching and learning

The Common Core State Standards (CC) have been, and remain, a controversial topic among parents, educators and politicians. Florida adopted the Common Core in 2010, but soon after, former Gov. Rick Scott announced the Florida Standards, a modified version of Common Core implemented in 2014.
September 16, 2019

Dr. Matthew R. Deroo was awarded an Andrew W. Mellon CREATE Grant for $5,500

Matthew R. Deroo an Assistant Professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning was awarded an Andrew W. Mellon CREATE Grant for $5,500 in support of his project “Learning with the Lowe: Leveraging University-Community Partnerships in Support of Students’ Learning.”
October 18, 2019

Dr. Luciana C. de Oliveira Selected by U.S. Department of State for Prestigious English Language Specialist Assignment

The U.S. Department of State announced the selection of Dr. Luciana C. de Oliveira of the University of Miami, Florida, for a one-week English language Specialist project focusing on “Content and Language Integrated Learning: Teacher Training” in Brazil.