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GRU professor fights violence, human trafficking

AUGUSTA, GA – Estimates say that up to two million people across the globe are forced into human trafficking rings each year. The majority of these are young women. In Belize, a small country of only 350,000 people on the Caribbean coast of Central America, the threat of human trafficking …

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IRC Tools Spotlight: The Sphero

How do you teach P-12 students the future of technology? Programming, robotics, math. The GRU Instructional Resource Center has a new way: the Sphero. The Sphero is a way of teaching beginning robotics to students. The study of robotics is a way to incorporate all four aspects of STEM (science, …

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Faculty research focus of new College of Education colloquium

AUGUSTA, GA. – The first College of Education Research Colloquium will meet Oct. 2. Faculty from the departments of Counselor Education, Leadership & Research, Kinesiology & Health Science and Teacher Education will present their ongoing and completed research at 2 p.m. in University Hall, Room 356. All GRU faculty and …

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Hundreds attend September Literacy Summit

AUGUSTA, GA – More than 250 educators and community members turned out for the GRU Literacy Center’s September Literacy Summit on Sept. 12-13, which focused on the impact of autism and ADHD on literacy skills. “There are so many unanswered questions about autism,” said Dr. Paulette Harris, Cree-Walker Professor of …

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College of Education launches online PLC

AUGUSTA, GA. – This month, the Georgia Regents University College of Education launched its first-ever online professional learning community for educators called the GRU International Research and Learning Community. The site provides educators at all levels a chance to connect, share information, collaborate on research and develop partnerships. “There are …

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College faculty, staff share research results, promote scholarship

Drs. Paula Dohoney, Gordon Eisenman, Beth Pendergraft and Judi Wilson attended the Transforming Educator Preparation (TEP) Conference in Atlanta on Sept. 2-4. Dr. Judi Wilson was an invited speaker at the 7th Annual State of Education Conference at the University of Georgia on Sept. 18. She presented “PreK-16 Partnerships for New …

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