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Dr. Katherine Yardley

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Associate Provost, Dean of Educat...

Local Address: Maine, United States
The University of Maine at Farmington


  • Ph.D.
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Governance | Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, 28 Dec 2014 [cached]
Higher Education Lead: Katherine Yardley, Ph.D., Associate Provost, Dean of Education, University of Maine at Farmington
"We'll be able to start working ..., 29 Sept 2014 [cached]
"We'll be able to start working with these students in seventh grade and support them and their families to create a college-going culture," said Katherine Yardley, UMF associate provost, dean of the College of Education, Health and Rehabilitation and grant program manager.
"As we're trying to use different cutting edge strategies, you want to make sure you know what is most effective in creating a college going climate and raising student achievement," said Yardley.
After the study the different intervention methods, she said they can then share those findings with other schools.
In addition it will work working directly with students, the program will work with their families.
"So one aspect would be supporting families so they have an understanding and feel comfortable understanding financial aid and visiting schools," she said.
When choosing the schools to work with, Yardley said they looked at factors like the number of students qualifying for free or reduced lunch, the high school graduation rates and the number of students going on to college.
"This program is exciting because it then works on multiple levels to look at what the resources are and what can then strengthen academics," she said.
"A new feature of the grant ... [cached]
"A new feature of the grant this year is the opportunity to follow and support GEAR UP students and their families during the first year of college," said Katherine Yardley, UMF associate provost, dean of the College of Education, Health and Rehabilitation and grant program manager.
21st Century Sites Contact List 2003-04, 13 Aug 2004 [cached]
Contact: Dr. Katherine Yardley, Dean
"This innovative program takes advantage ..., 18 Feb 2011 [cached]
"This innovative program takes advantage of the latest technologies to create a new model of graduate study for working professionals that increases accessibility while maximizing learning," Katherine Yardley, UMF associate provost and dean of education, said.
Final approval by NEASC is expected in March, according to Yardley, with final accreditation anticipated within the next two years.
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