Excellence in Education



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University of Northern Iowa. College of Education--Periodicals;


Inside this issue:

-- Message from the Dean

-- UNI Services as Catalyst for Elite Training Center

-- Desire to Teach Motivates 2+2 Graduates

--$5.5 million request for Mathematics/Science Education initiative receives Regents' support

-- High School Student Math/Science Summit launched at UNI

-- Science/Math Summer Enrichment for K-5 students

-- NPPS marks 13 years of: Keeping Children Safe

-- CLASS (Classroom Assessment Scoring System)

-- Faculty, students offer hands-on community engagement

-- UNI professor help write College Board Standards

-- Using non-fiction to develop elementary students' measurement sense

-- Stories to help citizen understanding

-- Iowa Writing Project format prepares new writing teachers

-- Faculty collaborate on health literacy research

-- Mentoring sessions benefit secondary modern language majors

-- International, Out-of-State Student Teaching Outreach

-- Expressive Arts Partnership

-- UNI math proficiency project aids teachers, improves students' skills

-- Dr. William Waack

-- Commitment to UNI runs deeps, strong and long

-- Jacobson gives $3 million naming gift for Human Performance Center

-- A note from the Development Director

-- Faculty and Student Awards

-- Cover Story: Meet Tomorrow's Promising Educators

-- Math/science minors available for elementary ed majors

-- Graduate program for high school math teachers

-- Department Highlights

-- Faculty Grants

-- UNI's Teacher Education is Like No Other!

-- The power of UNI's teacher education program

-- Alumni News

-- Class Notes



Publication Date

Winter 2007


College of Education, University of Northern Iowa


Cedar Falls, IA


©2007-08 University of Northern Iowa

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Excellence in Education, Winter 2007-08

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