Topic: Learning

University Experts Available to Discuss Back-to-School Topics

Aug. 1, 2012

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.

 

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University of Texas System Regents Approve Funding of Engineering Building at University of Texas at Austin

Aug. 25, 2011

The University of Texas System Board of Regents today approved $105 million in funding for a new building, the Engineering Education and Research Center, on The University of Texas at Austin campus.

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Education Summit Gives Congress Recommendations for Education Reform

Oct. 12, 2010

A major report that was delivered to Congress earlier this year and that contains recommendations from U.S. education stakeholders for the transformation of teacher education programs will be available to the public at noon, Tuesday, Oct. 12, at www.redefineteachered.org.

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People Learn New Information More Effectively When Brain Activity Is Consistent, Research Shows

Sept. 9, 2010

People are more likely to remember specific information such as faces or words if the pattern of activity in their brain is similar each time they study that information, according to new research from a University of Texas at Austin psychologist and his colleagues.

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Teachers prepare for Digital Age learners

Jan. 13, 2010
Teachers prepare for Digital Age learners

The College of Education attracted more than 100 national education policymakers and corporate leaders for a conference that addressed sweeping improvements needed in K-12 education and to develop recommendations for a new model of teacher education.

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