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Offices temporarily moved to Polsky

A broken AC and extreme heat at Central Hower Community School has resulted in College of Education offices being temporarily relocated to the 5th floor of Polsky.

The Offices of Student Services, Student Teaching, Licensure, Tech Support, and all administrators can be located in Room 520.

All phone numbers remain the same and are in service.  Our main number is (330) 972-7750.

New grant helps UA expand mentorship program for area students


When Danielle Judy begins her student teaching assignment this fall, she knows she’s going to be a better teacher, because of her opportunity to first be a mentor.

She is one of the students in the LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education who trained to serve as a mentor to a group of academically at-risk 10th grade students at Barberton High School over the past academic year. Full Story

Zook Hall renovation nearing completion

Remodeled Zook

By the end of June, the LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education will return to its home in Zook Hall.  Full Story

Preadmission Advising

Preadmission Advising for those entering the College of Education is available in Central Hower 303.  Hours are as follows:

  • MWF - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm by appointment only
  • TTh - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm walk-in advising

Student Services may be contacted at (330) 972-7750.

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Employees earn degrees in May

Congratulations to the five University employees who earned graduate degrees from the LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education as part of the Spring Class of 2016:

  • Jibak Barua, Instructional Services, Master of Arts in Education, Educational Foundations - Assessment and Evaluation
  • Avis Brown, Office of Academic Affairs, Master of Science in Education, Educational Administration - Higher Education Administration
  • Wesley Carpenter, Engineering & Science Tech, Doctor of Philosophy, Secondary Education
  • Melinda Grove, Residence Life & Housing, Doctor of Education, Educational Leadership
  • Margaret Murdoch, Curricular & Instructional Studies, Doctor of Philosophy, Elementary Education

Get an early start to your child's higher education!

Camp Wise:  STEAM summer camp for children

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The Center for Child Development is once again offering Camp Wise STEAM Summer Camp for children ages 21 months to 11 years.  This year's Camp will run from June 6 to August 12.

Aspects of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) are infused into the programming to facilitate development of flexible thinking, creative problem solving, small group learning, enriched literacy experiences -- all while they are having fun!

Three age groups are available:

  • First Encounters:  Toddler ages 21-36 months
  • Eureka! Preschool and Pre-K ages 3-5 years
  • From Imagination to Innovation: Ages 6-11 years

Visit the Camp Wise website for more information and to register your child