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GRU ranked among the best in Georgia for teacher education

AUGUSTA, Ga.- Georgia Regents University has been named one of the state’s top universities for teacher education by the Online College Database, the most current and comprehensive source for U.S. college and university data. In the Online College Database’s new ranking, “Top Colleges in Georgia Shaping the Next Generation,” the …

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Edwards wins grant for Middle Level Education Conference

Dr. Susan Edwards, Professor in Teacher Education and Program Coordinator for Middle Grades Education, earned a $500 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning grant to present two sessions at the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) annual conference in Minneapolis, Minn.  The grant was sponsored by the GRU Office of Faculty …

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Pettit awarded grant for ‘To Tweet or Not to Tweet’

Dr. Stacie Pettit, Professor in Teacher Education, was awarded a $500 grant to present “To Tweet or Not to Tweet” at the National Evaluation Institute CREATE Conference. The presentation explored the effects of using social media with university education students by discussing in what ways professors use social media in …

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Two GRU alumni win New Teacher grants

Above left photo, Adrienne Mundy McKnight (R) stands with Dr. Susan Edwards (L). She teaches social studies at Langford Middle School in Richmond County. Edwards is the middle grades program coordinator. Above right photo, Michael Garrison (L) teaches science at Columbia Middle School in Columbia County. The two GRU alums …

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Graduate students propose strategies to curb bullying

From L-R: Kamela Perry, Dr. Rebecca Harper, Amanda Bannister, Meaghan Laine Elam, and Nicole Carpenter. AUGUSTA, GA. – Four GRU College of Education students recently presented research with Dr. Rebecca Harper, after their work was accepted for a round table session at the 38th annual conference of the Georgia Educational …

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Kinesiology shares enrollment and research success

L-R: Alex Walker, Dr. Graeme Connolly, and Gina Zagarella. AUGUSTA, GA. – Enrollment in the Department of Kinesiology has exceeded previous levels, according to Chair Steven Page. He reports that 315 students have joined the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and the Bachelor of Education in Health & Physical Education …

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