18 Mar 2012    

Qualtrics Survey Software training webinar for CEHS faculty, staff, and students

Qualtrics Survey Software training webinar for CEHS faculty, staff, and students

March 30, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

128 Mabel Lee Hall

Qualtrics is a user-friendly survey software program available to CEHS faculty, staff, and students. The Qualtrics training staff will offer an introductory webinar focused on creating and editing surveys in the software, including working with question types and some logic commands. Additionally, the training will cover a few common methods of survey distribution and understanding reporting functions.



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09 Mar 2012    

CEHS innovation technology proposals due April 1

The CEHS Technology Committee is soliciting proposals for technology innovation projects for the 2012 - 2013 academic year.

Funding for the technology innovation projects will come from student technology fees and must therefore be designed to enhance students’ learning experiences. Proposals must also include opportunities for the college to learn about and replicate innovative uses of technology.

One or more proposals of up to $15,000 will be awarded. Project proposal are due on April 1, 2012.



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Kurt Geisinger

09 Mar 2012    

Geisinger appointed to educator performance standards team

Kurt Geisinger, professor of educational psychology, has been appointed to a 28-member commission to craft performance standards for the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation. The commission is a 15-month commitment.

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation was created in 2010 by the merger of two separate accreditors, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Teacher Education Accreditation Council.



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02 Mar 2012    

Rebecca Lai next in NGN Seminar Series, March 7

Rebecca Lai will present "Folding-based Electrochemical Biosensors" 12:00 p.m. on March 7 in Nebraska East Union, Garden Room. Lai's talk is sponsored by the Nebraska Gateway for Nutrigenomics.



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02 Mar 2012    

Demerath to speak March 8

Peter Demerath, University of Minnesota's College of Education and Human Development, will present "The Hidden Curriculum for Personal Advancement in U.S. Schools," March 8, 2:00 p.m. in 105 Teachers College Hall.



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02 Mar 2012    

Zsombor Rajkai to speak March 15

The Child, Youth and Family Studies Department will host Zsombor Rajkai, who will give a presentation entitled "Family and Social Change in Socialist and Post-Socialist Societies: East Europe and East Asia." Rajkai's presentation will be March 15, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in Room 262 Mable Lee Hall.



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02 Mar 2012    

CEHS Staff Council announces workshop topics for annual technology fair

CEHS Staff Council announces workshop topics for annual technology fair

CEHS Staff Council will offer a series of technology workshops Monday of spring break. Sessions will run concurrently at 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m., and again at 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Google Docs: Mabel Lee 120 (Mac Lab)
Excel BEGINNERS: Mabel Lee 120 (PC Lab)
Going Paperless: Teacher's College Hall 142
Email Best Practices: Teacher's College Hall 112



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01 Mar 2012    

Corkle named to receive 2012 Christa McAuliffe Prize from CEHS

Bryan Corkle, a science teacher in the O'Neill Public Schools, has been named the winner of the 2012 Christa McAuliffe Prize, awarded by the College of Education and Human Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.



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26 Feb 2012    

Swearer to help launch Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation

This week, Lady Gaga and her mother, Cynthia Germanotta, will officially launch the Born This Way Foundation to promote tolerance and empowerment among youth. Susan Swearer, a UNL professor of school psychology and an anti-bullying expert, will be among a select group of scholars to help lead the kickoff event.



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26 Feb 2012    

CEHS Office of Research sponsors research colloquium featuring Mcintyre Latta

Margaret Mcintyre Latta will speak about her recent book, Curricular Conversations: Play is the (MISSING) Thing.

Curricular Conversations is about play as a medium for teaching and learning that asks teachers and students to participate through adapting, changing, building and creating meaning. Its central theme is this: Play is the thing that brings aesthetic curricular complications near educators and their students, making the lived consequences very vivid, tangible, and possible.



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