College of Education

Dean Clay next to airplane

Charting a course

New education dean combines academic chops, entrepreneurial spirit
Meet the UI College of Education's new dean, Dan Clay, who combines academic chops with an entrepreneurial spirit.

Grants UI secures National Science Foundation research grant

Two faculty members from the Colleges of Education and Liberal Arts and Sciences were awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation in the amount of $137,893 for a study in engaged learning.

Iowa City Press Citizen UI program explores the science of art

A program offered by the UI's Jacobson Institute for Youth Entrepreneurship brought high school business teachers to Iowa City's Lasansky Studio to learn the scientific principles behind the art of printmaking. 


UI helps high school students hatch new business ideas

Program helps high school teachers encourage students to find new entrepreneurial avenues
A group of high school students in Pekin, Iowa, has started a rent-a-chicken business with help from a University of Iowa entrepreneurial education program that helps Iowa high school teachers encourage their students to use entrepreneurial principles to develop unique solutions to STEM problems.