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12 Nov 2013    

Isernhagen, Florendo receive National Rural Education research award

Jody Isernhagen, associate professor in Educational Administration, and Jackie Florendo, a 2012 Ed.D. graduate in Educational Administration, were recently recognized by the National Rural Education Association as recipients of the Howard A. Dawson Best Research Paper Award. The paper, “Administrators Perceptions of Early Childhood Education,” was based on the findings from Florendo’s dissertation. She graduated in December 2012 and is currently the coordinator for Alliance for Kids, an initiative of the Early Childhood Council for El Paso County serving Colorado Springs, CO.

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15 Oct 2013    

Prospective college students and social media a mixed bag

The Chronicle of Higher Education
By Beckie Supiano

The share of prospective students who used social-media Web sites to learn about colleges they were considering has more than doubled in the last four years, according to the results of a survey released on Wednesday. Even so, a majority of the students surveyed said they had not used such sites in their college search.

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02 Apr 2013    

Heineman proclaims Rural Education Week

With support from the Center for Great Plains Studies and UNL's National Center for Research on Rural Education (R²Ed), Gov. Dave Heineman has proclaimed April 1-6 as Rural Education Week in the state.

Center for Great Plains Director Richard Edwards and R²Ed Director Susan Sheridan joined Peter Longo, professor of political science at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, in requesting the proclamation.

Its signing sets the stage for two events that will address education in rural communities throughout the Cornhusker State and beyond.

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21 May 2012    

Educational Administration presents 2nd Annual Sybouts Research Seminar

Educational Administration is proud to host the 2nd annual Sybouts research seminar.

Join us for a day of presentations by current and former graduate students. Participate in discussions on various educational research topics.

June 4, 2012 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
105 Teachers College Hall 

Direct questions to Diane Gronewold, dgronewold1@unl.edu, 402-472-3727

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11 May 2012    

Herzog, Educational Administration, receives Fulbright Scholarship

Stephanie Herzog, a master's degree candidate, has received a Fulbright Scholarship and will travel to Romania for a year to teach English and do educational advising at a Romanian university. Herzog is the fourth CEHS student to win a Fulbright this year. Continue reading…

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09 Sep 2011    

Technology EDGE conference October 15, 2011

CEHS is pleased to announce the first Technology Education in Digital and Global Environments.

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30 Jun 2011    

Golf tournament defrays costs for underrepresented students

On Friday July 8, CEHS will host a golf tournament at the Tiburon Golf Course near Gretna to raise dollars for scholarships for underrepresented students in CEHS programs. Last year more than 150 people came together for the event, organized by Don Benning, with help from Cindy DeRyke.

This year again, it will be a wonderful day for great cause. If you would like further information, contact Cindy in the Educational Administration Department Office. Tom Osborne will be the featured host this year.

Cindy DeRyke
402-472-3726

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15 Apr 2011    

R2Ed Speaker Series Commences April 21

The CEHS-housed National Center for Research on Rural Education will commence its 2011 Creating Rural Connections Speaker Series with a presentation by Jim Knight, a research associate with the University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning.

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15 Dec 2010    

Graduate Student Association sponsors dissertation proposal workshop

December 2, 2010, the Teaching Learning and Teacher Education Graduate Student Association sponsored a workshop, Writing for a Committee: The Dissertation Proposal. Miles Bryant (EDAD), Heather Stuart (Ag Leadership), and Brett Schroeder (EDAD) conducted the interactive learning session with over 30 graduate students who attended.

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