UHV makes online teacher certification program more affordable, streamlined
Area residents who already have a bachelor’s degree in another field but have always wanted to be a teacher now have an option to make that dream a reality through the updated online VOICE program at the University of Houston-Victoria.
July 08, 2019
Retiring UHV faculty member named professor emeritus
A longtime University of Houston-Victoria faculty member is retiring in August, and the UH System Board of Regents is honoring her with the title of professor emeritus.
June 19, 2019
UHV coordinates additions to statewide online lesson plan database
Faculty members from the University of Houston-Victoria School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development are leading the charge in expanding a new free online database of lesson plans and accompanying videos through a contract with the Texas Education Agency.
June 12, 2019
Education school recognizes outstanding faculty, staff
Four University of Houston-Victoria School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development faculty and staff recently received recognition from their peers for their outstanding teaching, scholarship, service and work.
June 12, 2019
UHV breaks ground on new Northwest Campus
Community and University of Houston-Victoria leaders broke ground Tuesday with golden ceremonial shovels to signify the beginning of renovation on the university’s new 44,000-square-foot Northwest Campus, formerly Town Plaza Mall.
June 03, 2019
UHV students to begin careers as diagnosticians for Katy school district
Five of the seven students from the Houston area who completed the University of Houston-Victoria School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development’s educational diagnostician certification program this spring have been hired by the Katy Independent School District to meet the district’s growing need for educational diagnosticians.
May 22, 2019
UHV graduates to celebrate Saturday at commencement
Close to 375 University of Houston-Victoria students are expected to participate in two commencement ceremonies on Saturday.
May 15, 2019
Outstanding education students hope to inspire future students
Edna resident Heather Socha enjoyed creating her own curriculum during her 18 years of teaching, so the Edna High School English teacher decided to get her master’s degree from UHV to help her take the next step in her career.
May 02, 2019
UHV presents faculty awards for teaching, research, service excellence
Three University of Houston-Victoria faculty members from the fields of curriculum and instruction, history, and adult and higher education recently were recognized for their efforts to help students and the university through teaching, research and service.
May 01, 2019
UHV announces fall graduates
The University of Houston-Victoria awarded 397 degrees to undergraduate and graduate students who completed their coursework during the fall semester.
February 20, 2019
Second part of Homelessness Symposium to take place March 7
University of Houston-Victoria faculty, staff and community members prepare to take their seats Thursday for the start of the first part of the UHV School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development’s Homelessness Symposium. Presentations were given by Lisa Griffin, president of the Victoria Area Homeless Coalition; Yvonne Rossman, family and KIDZ Connection coordinator for the Victoria Independent School District; and Tim Stahlke, senior coordinator for the Texas Homeless Education Office. Following the three main speakers was a panel discussion moderated by Paul Carlson, UHV professor of education and one of the symposium coordinators, and Tammy Nobles, VISD director of student services. Part 2 of the symposium will focus on how to have a positive impact on homelessness in the area. The session will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 7 in UHV University North, 3007 N. Ben Wilson St.
February 13, 2019
UHV receives $100,000 grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
A $100,000 grant awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas to the University of Houston Foundation will fund a yearlong community-based program led by two UHV faculty members focusing on ways to reduce chronic kidney disease in at-risk populations.
January 31, 2019
Education school symposium to look at causes, reality of homelessness
The University of Houston-Victoria School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development is preparing to host a two-part symposium on homelessness and how communities can help with the issue.
January 24, 2019
UHV graduates pass state teaching exam with flying colors
The University of Houston-Victoria once again is upholding its reputation for excellence after 95 percent of the university’s students studying to become educators, administrators or counselors passed their state exams.
January 07, 2019
UHV graduates celebrate at commencement
December 19, 2018
UHV graduates to celebrate at fall commencement
KATY – More than 450 University of Houston-Victoria students are scheduled to walk Saturday in the university’s fall 2018 commencement ceremony and hear from a Houston marketing firm owner.
December 11, 2018
Outstanding education students plan to impact young learners
Lori Maurer knew she wanted to be a teacher since the fifth grade, and now the math and science instructional coach at WoodCreek Elementary School in Katy hopes to move up into an even larger role thanks to her degree from the University of Houston-Victoria.
December 06, 2018
UHV students share education concepts at conference
November 08, 2018
UHV education professor receives grant to attend international conference
October 10, 2018
UHV special education program receives national ranking
The University of Houston-Victoria’s graduate special education program has been named one of the most affordable in the nation by the national website Top Education Degrees.
September 12, 2018
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