Children & Education
  • Article
  • Jan 23 2024

Researchers at the University of Kentucky continue to advance strategies to prevent child sex trafficking across the Commonwealth through a training program for middle school staff.

  • Article
  • Dec 13 2023

UK received a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to prepare aspiring early childhood educators and speech/language pathologists to collaboratively provide high-quality services to children born with neonatal abstinence syndrome and other high-intensity needs.

  • Article
  • Sep 27 2023

The University of Kentucky Center for Appalachian Research in Environmental Sciences (UK-CARES) hosted K-12 teachers across Kentucky for a virtual training on climate and health in Kentucky.

  • Article
  • Aug 3 2023

The HHS-hosted Summit will bring together experts and leaders across various levels of government, private sector entities, nonprofits, research organizations and beyond to inspire a collective effort to prevent human trafficking.

  • Article
  • Feb 27 2023

UK College of Education Professor Adrienne Dixson, Ph.D., answers questions about her career and how innovative and responsive scholarship can impact educational equity and help children receive a high-quality education. 

  • Podcast
  • Jan 26 2023

The GEN-EV program teaches Kentucky students engineering and team-based skills while they work on an exciting project — building and racing an electric car.

  • Article
  • Nov 30 2022

A new study designed at the University of Kentucky College of Education is gauging the types of support teachers across the nation need in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on schools.

  • Article
  • Aug 9 2022

The latest results from a Youth One Year Out (YOYO) survey, part of a federal data collection effort regarding the transitional experiences of students with disabilities one year after their high school exit.

  • Article
  • May 27 2022

A clinical report released by the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended resources administered by UK's Human Development Institute (HDI) to pediatricians across the nation.

  • Article
  • May 26 2022

The program is creating a unique pipeline to increase science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) literacy and promote STEM careers for traditionally underrepresented populations.