Jared and Amber Anderson, education, have juggled two children, jobs and volunteer work while attending UWM. Financial help and other support from UWM’s Life Impact program helped them manage. Both are the first in their families to graduate from college…. Read More
UWM departments and areas nominated a number of cooperating teachers for awards at the gala. Those nominated and the areas that nominated them included: Astrid Wagner (MC-EA), Aziza Razaa (English), Shannon Uhrig (MC-EA Exceptional Education), Sam Mattke (Mathematics), Renee Hurst… Read More
When Angela Kelber moved to the United States from Brazil, one of her dreams was to earn a master’s degree from an American university. Faculty support and the flexibility of the UWM School of Education’s online programs helped her realize… Read More
Nicole Lesser’s education career is a poster child illustrating the quote: “Life is what happens to you while you’re making other plans.” Lesser, now in her mid-30s and a senior in the School of Education’s educational policy and community relations… Read More
Ebenezer (Ben) Keane Rudolph thought he would like to be a teacher – an idea friends and his pastor encouraged because of his interest in working with youth at his church and his Woodbury, Minnesota community. But because he wasn’t… Read More
Supporting the work of English language learning teachers at local schools.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Education and the Wisconsin Character Education Partnership have recognized two “State Schools of Character” for 2017. The two schools are: Greenwood Elementary School in River Falls and Edgewood Elementary School in Greenfield. Awards will… Read More
Elizabeth Drame gets at the heart of what’s needed in special education.
The School of Education e-Newsletter for February 2017 is now available. Featured in this month’s edition: UWM Launches Education Partnership with MPS, MATC Together in Life and Teaching UWM Researcher Studies Algebra Education Offering a Bit of Help for Struggling Students… Read More
UWM, Milwaukee Public Schools and Milwaukee Area Technical College officially launched their joint education initiative, M3 (pronounced M-cubed), on Wednesday afternoon. Elected officials, educators, business and community leaders from across southeastern Wisconsin attended the event to learn more about the… Read More