Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

  • imgres

    FLORIDA’S SCHOOL-RELATED EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR NAMED

    Apr 29, 16 • 53 Views • EducationComments Off on FLORIDA’S SCHOOL-RELATED EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR NAMED

    ~ Marion County paraprofessional named the state’s top support employee ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– Today, Abel Garcia, an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Paraprofessional at Reddick-Collier Elementary School in Marion County, was named the 2016...

  • UNF Logo

    UNF Professors Awarded NIH Grant for Unique Adaptive Toy Project

    Apr 29, 16 • 31 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Professors Awarded NIH Grant for Unique Adaptive Toy Project

    Professors in the School of Engineering and the Department of Clinical and Applied Movement Sciences at the University of North Florida were awarded a grant for more than $85,000 by the National Institutes of Health to continue the development of a team-based...

  • University_of_Tampa ut

    UT TO HOLD SPRING COMMENCEMENT SATURDAY, MAY 7

    Apr 29, 16 • 26 Views • EducationComments Off on UT TO HOLD SPRING COMMENCEMENT SATURDAY, MAY 7

    TAMPA — The University of Tampa will honor more than 1,400 graduates at its 142nd commencement on Saturday, May 7. The ceremony will take place at Amalie Arena at 9:30 a.m. The 1,486 degree candidates include 1,208 bachelor’s degree candidates and 278...

  • Gov Rick Scott (small)

    Governor Rick Scott Presents Shine Awards to 2016 Teachers of the Year

    Apr 28, 16 • 57 Views • Education, GovernmentComments Off on Governor Rick Scott Presents Shine Awards to 2016 Teachers of the Year

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, during a meeting of Florida’s Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized five outstanding educators with Governor’s Shine Awards. Each teacher has been recognized as a 2016 Teacher of the Year for their county or school.  ...

  • UNF Logo

    UNF Professor Named to National Commission on Clinical Practice in Teacher Preparation

    Apr 28, 16 • 56 Views • EducationComments Off on UNF Professor Named to National Commission on Clinical Practice in Teacher Preparation

    Dr. Debbie Reed, instructor and professor in residence in the Department of Exceptional Deaf and Interpreter Education at the University of North Florida, has been named to the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)’s new Clinical...

  • dsc daytonastatecollege

    Daytona State summer sessions looming large

    Apr 27, 16 • 84 Views • EducationComments Off on Daytona State summer sessions looming large

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Daytona State College registration is moving fast toward summer classes that start May 18 and July 5. Plus, fall registration is now open. Current and new students should sign up soon to assure a seat, says Ken Matthews, associate vice...

  • imgres

    FLORIDA COLLEGE SYSTEM CONGRATULATES THE FLORIDA’S ALL-USA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ACADEMIC TEAM MEMBERS

    Apr 26, 16 • 126 Views • EducationComments Off on FLORIDA COLLEGE SYSTEM CONGRATULATES THE FLORIDA’S ALL-USA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ACADEMIC TEAM MEMBERS

    TAMPA, Fla.– Today, at an awards ceremony in Tampa, Florida College System (FCS) Chancellor Madeline Pumariega recognized the students who were selected to represent Florida on the 2016 All-USA Community College Academic Team. The All-USA Community College...

  • UNF Logo

    MountainStar Capital/Lazzara Family Foundation Announce UNF Sculptures by the Sea Project

    Apr 26, 16 • 62 Views • Art/History/Culture, EducationComments Off on MountainStar Capital/Lazzara Family Foundation Announce UNF Sculptures by the Sea Project

    The Student Affairs Community Council (SACC) at The University of North Florida, MountainStar Capital and the Lazzara Family Foundation announce the creation of a program to support arts education through a year-long public art installation in Jacksonville...

  • flagler_college

    Spring commencement to be held April 30

    Apr 26, 16 • 61 Views • EducationComments Off on Spring commencement to be held April 30

    St. Augustine, Fla. — Flagler College will hold its spring commencement ceremony Saturday, April 30, for graduating seniors. Approximately 346 students will receive diplomas at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. The commencement speaker will be Amy L. Domini,...

  • UCF logo

    UCF Team Designs ’Yelp’ for Research

    Apr 26, 16 • 51 Views • Education, ScienceComments Off on UCF Team Designs ’Yelp’ for Research

    ORLANDO, Fl. — A team led by UCF doctoral graduate Sean McMahon, ’13, and management professor Shannon Taylor has built an online platform that lets users quickly and easily search tens of thousands of scientific findings for useful and actionable...