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STEP Supports Freshman Teacher Candidates

STEP Supports Freshman Teacher Candidates

Freshman teacher candidates find community as they transition to the classroom ...
Education Programs Recognized for Reading Instruction

Education Programs Recognized for Reading Instruction

The National Council on Teacher Quality gives an ‘A’ to two UCF elementary education programs ...
Teaching Real-World Mathematics Through STEAM, Published in New Journal

Teaching Real-World Mathematics Through STEAM, Published in New Journal

Students engage with multiple disciplines while learning math and improving the lives of others ...
98 Science and Math Teachers Earn Free Master’s Degrees

98 Science and Math Teachers Earn Free Master’s Degrees

First group of local educators to graduate from UCF this week with tuition covered by Orange County Public Schools and ...
Growing Your Own Teachers

Growing Your Own Teachers

Florida needs new teachers. According to the Florida Department of Education, critical teacher shortage areas for the 2019-20 school year ...
Children’s Literature and Building Empathy in Classrooms

Children’s Literature and Building Empathy in Classrooms

Some commercial products and activities used in schools can teach artificial lessons in honesty, compassion and empathy, says Sherron Roberts, ...
5 UCF Alumni Receive Fulbright Award

5 UCF Alumni Receive Fulbright Award

Five recent UCF graduates have received prestigious Fulbright awards that will allow them to travel abroad to pursue research and ...
KnightED Talks Student Showcase Engages Generations of Learners

KnightED Talks Student Showcase Engages Generations of Learners

Teacher education students recently presented professional strategies and techniques to their peers and heard from veteran teachers about student engagement ...
Looking for Summer Camps in Orlando? Check Out These UCF-affiliated Options

Looking for Summer Camps in Orlando? Check Out These UCF-affiliated Options

From athletics to the arts to science to storytelling, there are plenty of summer camps for learning and play affiliated ...
Assistant Professor Earns Impact Award For Work with Hospitalized Children

Assistant Professor Earns Impact Award For Work with Hospitalized Children

Assistant Professor Megan Nickels, creator of UCF PedsAcademy, was named Thursday as the spring 2019 Marchioli Collective Impact Award winner. The ...
In the Hospital, but Still Learning

In the Hospital, but Still Learning

Ella Greene never liked math. Then the 9-year-old got bone cancer and went to Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando, Fla ...
Nemours, UCF Transform Education for Hospitalized Children

Nemours, UCF Transform Education for Hospitalized Children

Patients can use virtual reality, robotics and other high-tech learning tools to keep up with their studies. News Archive by ...
UCF Graduate and Postdoctoral Scholar Awarded STEM Fellowship

UCF Graduate and Postdoctoral Scholar Awarded STEM Fellowship

Matthew Taylor, a UCF postdoctoral scholar in STEM education, was selected for one of ten highly-competitive annual CADRE fellowships. Recipients ...
Aspiring Child Engineers Test Creative Problem-Solving Skills at UCF Summer Camp

Aspiring Child Engineers Test Creative Problem-Solving Skills at UCF Summer Camp

This summer, aspiring engineers in grades 3-8 tested their creative problem-solving skills at the EEK! Engineering Education for Kids summer ...
Action for Literacy Through Teacher Preparation, Professional Partnerships

Action for Literacy Through Teacher Preparation, Professional Partnerships

In the College of Community Innovation and Education at the University of Central Florida (UCF), we view partnerships as one ...