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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, who is a professor of English language arts education. But in her research, Roberts found quality children's literature offers authentic, complex and effective ways for children to engage in vicarious...
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Parramore Education and Innovation District Initiative Receives $2 Million

The UCF-led initiative is a partnership aimed at strengthening the Pre-K to Ph.D. educational ecosystem in the Parramore community...
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Meet Our Newest Faculty

Our newest faculty members bring with them a range of research interests and scholarly accomplishments, which further strengthens the college through our collective contributions. Read up on 16 of our newest faculty members who join the College of Community Innovation and Education this academic year...
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UCF Downtown Sneak Peek

Here’s an inside look at the campus before it opens on Aug. 26 for the Fall 2019 semester. In two weeks UCF Downtown will welcome more than 7,000 students for its first day of classes. But you don’t have to wait until then to check out the 15-acre campus. Here’s...
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10 Commandments of Teaching

In the push to improve schooling, I think we often lose sight of the fundamentals of having a kind, safe, respectful atmosphere in which to learn...

UCF Camp for High School Students Inspires Future Legal Professionals

UCF Legal Studies developed a weeklong camp to introduce youth from Jones, Evans and Boone high schools to careers in law...


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