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Professor of Secondary Education Dr. Karen Dade recently visited the University of Cape Verde to present at a 21-day conference as the featured scholar-in-residence.Read more about Connecting to Cabo Verde with Dr. Karen Dade
In the News
Join us in honoring our five Woodring faculty and staff who will be moving on from Western at the end of the academic year.Read more about Woodring Well Wishes!
Dr. Francisco Rios and Dr. A Longoria (both Secondary Education) hosted a virtual launch event May 13 to discuss their new book, “Creating a Home in Schools: Sustaining Identities for Black, Indigenous, and Teachers of Color.”Read more about Secondary Education Faculty Launch New Book
Eight SMATE faculty members led by Debi Hanuscin (SMATE/Woodring Elementary Education) combined efforts to author a paper titled "Supporting the Professional Development of Science Teacher Educators Through Shadowing," to shed light on a technique that has had a huge impact on the continuity of SMATE classes and the way SMATE faculty teach future science educators.
The paper is published in the International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education.Read more about WCE/SMATE Faculty Publish Paper