• 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.





ITEP student taking notes during lesson with Dr. Norma Gonzalez

Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies

Our Indigenous Teacher Education Project has received a $1.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education that will double the number of Native American students in the program, establish new...
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Louis Moll

Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies

Congratulations to Professor Emeritus Luis Moll, who is the recipient of the 2018 George and Louise Spindler Award. The Spindler Award is granted to scholars and practitioners whose achievements in...
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...
Vicky Capin, Amanda Robertson, and Jim Capin (left to right)

Office of the Dean

A record crowd of more than 200 attended our annual Scholarship Donor Appreciation Breakfast, an event that creates an opportunity for scholarship donors and their student recipients to meet and get...
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...
President Robbins and Desiree Vega

Disability & Psychoeducational Studies

Assistant Professor Vega (https://www.coe.arizona.edu/desiree-vega) received big-screen recognition from President Robbins at the Washington State vs UA men’s basketball game.
President Robbins, Jerry Short, Professor Kathy Short, and Dean Johnson

Office of the Dean

 We are pleased to be the recipient of one of the largest gifts in the history of the College of Education. A $1 million gift has been made to support our Worlds of Worlds, the largest collection of...
Rufus Glasper

Education - Dean's Office

Rufus Glasper, alumnus of our higher education doctorate program, was hosted by UA Alumni for a Cats in the Corner Office conversation this month. This conversation series features the professional...