Rachel Daniel, undergraduate academic advisor in the School of Education, has been awarded a Certificate of Merit by NACADA, the Global Community for Academic Advising.

University of Alabama at Birmingham alumna and Georgia native Heather Simpson has been selected for the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. The award is the highest recognition that a K-12 mathematics or science teacher may receive for outstanding teaching in the United States.

More than 1,000 people seeking low-cost mental health services have been served by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Community Counseling Clinic since its creation in 2011.

The UAB School of Education Community Counseling Clinic is offering parenting skills group counseling this summer. Join with other parents in a supportive environment and learn about topics such as parenting styles and responsibilities, understanding stages of childhood, exploring the role of self-esteem, and promoting positive behavior.

Jennifer Summerlin, Ph.D., assistant professor in the UAB School of Education, has been selected to serve on the 2018 Children’s Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English. Summerlin will be one of six committee members tasked with selecting the assembly’s Notable Children’s Books in the Language Arts for 2019, 2020 and 2021.

The UAB School of Education recently held its 2017-2018 Student Awards Ceremony at the Hill Student Center on the UAB campus. The following students were honored for their outstanding achievements.