University of Texas at Austin faculty experts are available to talk about a wide range of K-12 and higher education issues related to the start of school, including education policy, teaching strategies, children's mental and emotional health, and closing the achievement gap.
Educators from 17 school districts from throughout Texas will travel to The University of Texas at Austin Tuesday, May 11, to learn how to improve graduation and dropout rates for their Spanish-speaking English language learners through a program that helps them transition more successfully intoRead more
Event: The State of English Language Education Learners in Texas
Texas Center for Education Policy Distinguished Lecture and Symposium
When: 1-5 p.m., Friday, May 15Read more
Say What?: "When students who have limited English language proficiency fall behind in school or score poorly on important tests, teachers may assume they have learning disabilities," says Dr. Alba Ortiz, professor of special education in The University of Texas at Austin's College of Education.Read more
The Tower of The University of Texas at Austin glowed bright orange Tuesday, Jan. 27, honoring the 2008 recipients of some of the most prestigious awards given by the university.Read more