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May 02, 2016

04-28-2016

Living and Learning at UVM

Forty-plus years old and 40-plus programs strong, the Living/Learning Center is UVM’s foundational residential learning community, where students with shared passions can live together and connect outside of class around common interests. From farm-to-table food to science fiction to health professions, the program list runs the ...

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04-28-2016

Students Implement Prof's Research-Based 'Fit Kids' Program

It’s a weekday morning, and senior Reuben Brough is running around a gym at King Street Youth Center waving his hands in the air and screeching like a cheetah. A stream of children is in hot pursuit of him and four other UVM students who implore the preschoolers to “catch the cheetah.”

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04-25-2016

Transforming Teaching with Twitter

Imagine a teaching tool so effective that students look forward to using it in class and continue to seek out new information with it after the school day ends. New research offers powerful evidence that Twitter, if used properly, can produce these outcomes among middle school students and enhance the way children learn in the ...

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