In The News: College of Education

New York Times
August 6, 2019

For all of the claims that the N.B.A. (effectively the W.N.B.A.’s parent company) makes about women’s empowerment, the league disrespects its female athletes in multiple ways. Just as the unfair treatment of female soccer players has recently gotten attention, the situation in basketball deserves some, too.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
July 26, 2019

Kayla McBride is not trying to be LeBron James.

Cheddar
July 9, 2019

Following a record fourth World Cup title win for the U.S. women's soccer team, the U.S. Soccer Federation and FIFA have fallen under greater scrutiny, facing crowds that chanted "equal pay" ー and even booing the FIFA president ー at Sunday's globally-watched match.

Comstock's Magazine
July 8, 2019

The NCAA says no, but California may say yes

Capital Public Radio
July 6, 2019

Hayley Hodson’s volleyball career took off when she was still in high school, with an invitation to compete on the U.S. Women’s National Team.

Education Dive
July 1, 2019

Mark Janus celebrated the one-year anniversary of his victory before the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday by joining educators and others working to inform public employees that they can opt out of their unions.

Education Week
July 1, 2019

Despite a stinging defeat from the U.S. Supreme Court last summer, teachers’ unions have not seen the mass exodus of teachers that both they and others predicted.

Modern Wellness Guide
June 26, 2019

At the 2019 NCAA Women’s Final Four, Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw created quite a stir when she boldly stated she was done hiring men. To some this may sound discriminatory or even sexist, but Coach McGraw was quick to share the evidence showing women bear the burden of discrimination in sport.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
June 11, 2019

Most children begin the reading journey with their parents reading them bedtime stories. For a lot of children a crucial bonding moment occurs when the child is introduced to the page turn and the excitement of stories.

Newsday
May 19, 2019

The CEO who climbed ladder to the top in a male-dominated profession believes millennials are crucial in increasing the fan base and the bottom line for the WNBA.

The Holmes Report
May 16, 2019

Nearly half of all women across the Americas, Europe and Asia say they are interested or very interested in sports, according to Nielsen’s latest Women and Sport Report. But according to Samantha Baier and Sade Ayodele, co-leaders of the Digital Sports Group at Taylor, brands are slow to realize the marketing opportunity this offers.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
May 13, 2019

This Saturday, thousands of UNLV students will celebrate graduation. And one of those students is a trailblazer. Clayton Rhodes is about to become the first student with Down Syndrome to graduate with a 4-year certificate from UNLV.