• Smart Talk with Robin and Al

    Airing live on Saturdays at 8 a.m. on Tucson’s 1030 KVOI AM, this new radio show offers a lively and provocative discussion of today’s educational, political, and social issues. More.

  • Seeing the Grand Canyon for the First Time

    Upward Bound (first-generation high schoolers) hosted a four-week program with college tours and cultural enrichment. Many had never been to the Grand Canyon before! More.

  • Why Burn a Walnut?

    Students learned how to measure stored energy in plant sources during our education outreach as part of the Sustainable Bioeconomy for Arid Regions Project. More.

  • Academia Alarmed by Visa Restrictions

    A crackdown on visas for certain Chinese citizens might deepen hostility toward Chinese scholars. The New York Times contacted Professor Jenny Lee for her views on the complicated issue. More.

  • Teaching in Arizona

    What does it mean to be a teacher in Arizona? Watch this preview of the upcoming film, Teaching in Arizona.

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Professor Kris Bosworth

Educational Policy Studies & Practice

This month, we celebrated 20 years of the Smith Endowed Chair for Prevention and Education at the Arizona Inn with 80 guests. The reception captured the inspiration the Smiths imparted and the impact...
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Office of the Dean

Our education program hopes to increase the number of qualified teachers in Arizona. Dean Johnson speaks to the specific challenges that come with fulfilling special education teaching certification.
Sports field

Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies

Recreation and sport activities provide countless benefits for communities and people of all ages. Our new minor not only prepares students for potential careers in recreation, sports, and parks, but...
Professor John Umbreit

Disability & Psychoeducational Studies

Professor Umbreit (https://www.coe.arizona.edu/content/umbreit-john) received the Outstanding Leadership Award in the field of behavior disorders from the Council for Exceptional Children with...
Old Main in a lightning storm

Office of the Dean

Hats off to Emma Mendenhall for her beautiful photo of Old Main, which was featured in a full-page layout in the recent issue of the Arizona Alumni Magazine.

Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies

At the start of December, students in TLS 355, along with Assistant Professors Ostermeyer and Harris, took part in a binational tennis rally for border youth in Nogales, Sonora.
Richard Carranza talks with other  UA Wildcats in New York City

Office of the Dean

The College of Education and the UA Alumni Association co-hosted an event at the Chela Park Slope restaurant in Brooklyn to introduce our grad Richard Carranza to the Tri-State UA alumni. Carranza is...
Design process professional development, teachers

Office of the Dean

Teachers should have access to high quality resources to continually improve in their profession and advance in their careers. Schools and districts provide important professional development for...