A federal grant will offer agricultural workforce development to prepare students to fill expected gaps in the nation’s food, agriculture, and related industries.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Education Health and Human Sciences compiled a comprehensive list of resources for teachers, parents, and caregivers to enhance virtual learning efforts.
To support the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, created a video to highlight four initiatives that make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities.
Assistant Professor of Practice Sukey Steckel was teaching a leadership course required for students in the Master of Social Work program when the pandemic took classes online halfway through spring semester.
The podcast, hosted by Jad Abumrad and produced by Shima Oliaee with WNYC, is based on Professor Lynn Sacco’s class, Dolly’s America: From Sevierville to the World.
“Along with the educational learning UT has provided, this program has been a life-changing experience for me,” Jazmynn Hardy says.
It was a win-win situation born from the most unpredictable circumstances for a dozen UT teacher education students and Centro Hispano, a local nonprofit serving Latino youth and families.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Center for Educational Leadership will partner with the Tennessee Department of Education to offer virtual professional learning opportunities to all public school principals in the state.
Mentors are able to sit in on FUTURE classes held over Zoom. For the audited courses, they set up concurrent FaceTime calls so their student can mute their Zoom audio and ask for clarification any time they need it.
The Tennessee Department of Education has announced a new “Grow Your Own” partnership between Knox County Schools and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to encourage more aspiring educators to pursue the profession and develop a local pipeline of well-qualified teachers who are ready for the classroom.
UT’s ninth annual Social Media Week will take place Tuesday, February 18, through Thursday, February 20.
For the third year in a row, UT is rated top among Tennessee institutions for preparing teachers to work in the state, according to the 2019 Teacher Preparation Report Card.