Developing Instructional STEM Practices with NASA

Nine recent College of Education undergraduates, sponsored by COE Associate Professor Dr. Jeff Shih, earned the opportunity to attend a 5-day Summer STEM institute at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center in... [Read More]

Summer program preps former lawyers, IT workers and military members for jobs in the classroom

By Jackie Valley • The Nevada Independent Carrying bowls of corn starch, Johnny Smyth attempted to command the attention of the soon-to-be seventh-graders surrounding him in a northwest valley classroom.... [Read More]

Bright Futures for Fulbright Scholars

Two recent College of Education graduates were among three UNLV alumni awarded nationally competitive grants through the Fulbright Program to study, research and teach abroad. Master's student Meredith Whye (early childhood... [Read More]

Vegas PBS Inside Education: Discussing the Teacher Pipeline

Dean Kim Metcalf and Doctoral Student Derek Riddle discuss the new teacher workforce report from the Nevada Consortium on the Teacher Pipeline with Mitch Truswell on Inside Education on Vegas... [Read More]