Topic: Patricia somers

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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Educator honored for contributions to field

May 1, 2008
Educator honored for contributions to field

Patricia Somers, an associate professor in the College of Education's Department of Educational Administration, has been awarded the American College Personnel Association's (ACPA) Research and Scholarship Award.

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Education professor in Wall Street Journal

Oct. 3, 2007
Education professor in Wall Street Journal

An estimated 40 percent to 60 percent of college parents qualify as helicopter parents, and they come from all socioeconomic groups, based on a thought-provoking study of 75 officials, professors and staff at 15 universities.

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