UCF Wins Partnership Award from Orange County Public Schools

UCF Wins Partnership Award from Orange County Public Schools

Orange County Public Schools recently recognized the University of Central Florida as an “Outstanding Partner in Education” on behalf of Evans High School. College of Health and Public Affairs Dean Michael Frumkin and Center for Community Partnerships Director Nancy Ellis accepted the award during a ceremony at SeaWorld on April 29. “Students and staff at […]

National Entrepreneur Center Releases Economic Impact Report

The National Entrepreneur Center (NEC) released today the findings of its latest economic impact study, which indicated a return on investment (ROI) of $14.00 for every dollar invested in the NEC since 2003.  Austin-based Angelou Economics (AE) – an economic research and analysis firm which works with public and private sector clients both domestically and […]

CEDHP Elementary Education Majors Help Area Students Develop Writing Skills

April 30th was more than just a regular day of school at Arbor Ridge Elementary; for more than 25 grade school students it was also the celebration and wrap-up of their semester-long tutoring and writing project with UCF teacher candidates. The UCF “Knights Write!” program, completing its 17th year at Arbor Ridge, sees UCF education […]

Toni Jennings Exceptional Education Institute Holds Annual Leadership Summit

The Toni Jennings Exceptional Education Institute (TJEEI) held their 2015 Executive Leadership Summit on Tuesday, April 21st in the UCF Teaching Academy building, and brought together administrators, educators, and scholars in the exceptional education fields to discuss the theme of wellness – specifically the connections between health, literacy, learning, and general wellbeing. Juli K. Dixon, professor of […]