• Kindergartners get ‘Alphabet Visits’ from SOE teaching interns

    Learning the alphabet was a costumed activity recently at Bryant Elementary School and Mitchell Elementary School in Ann Arbor, when SOE teaching interns dressed up to represent different alphabet letters for kindergartners at both schools.

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  • “Place Out of Time” interactive simulation not out of place in Oman

    Place Out of Time is an interactive exercise developed several years ago by ICS that involves middle- and high-school students assuming the identities of various historical and contemporary figures to work on modern-day scenarios centered around important issues. Students examine and debate the issue in the context of their assumed characters.

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  • Beyond the Classroom

    With a background in organizational studies, Laura Sanchez-Parkinson works to understand institutions, to explore innovative ways to promote positive change for historically marginalized students. Her interests have led to a number of fulfilling activities beyond the classroom.


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  • JumpstART Program provides opportunities for entire Detroit School of Arts community

    This summer, students at the Detroit School of Arts—a performing and fine arts public high school in Midtown Detroit—got a jumpstart on the school year.

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  • Invest in tomorrow’s education leaders today

    The School of Education has set a financial target of $60 million to be raised during the the university's Victors for Michigan campaign. Your gift will support undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students and programs that enable us to build relationships to improve education practice and outcomes for youth.

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Wed.
Dec. 17

Dissertation Defense by Sonia Fernandez

12:00 pm | Room 1322 - Tribute Room

Tags: dissertations, carter

Tue.
Jan. 6

Executive Committee Meeting

9:30 am | Room 1211 - Dean's Conference Room

Tags: faculty, administration

Thu.
Jan. 8

SOE All-staff meeting

10:00 am | Room 1315 - Whitney Auditorium

Tags: staff, community

Tue.
Jan. 13

Directors Cabinet Meeting

10:00 am | Room 1211 - Dean's Conference Room

Tags: staff, administration

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Learn about Our Teacher Certification Programs

We prepare teachers who are highly trained, educated, and skilled; who are committed to effective education for all students in our society. Get information online or in-person about our exciting teacher-preparation options.


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Americanah Book Discussions

In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, on Monday, January 19, 2015, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., the School of Education will host facilitated small-group discussions of the novel Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.


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Meet Our Newest Faculty Members

This fall we welcomed new education scholars to our faculty. Read more about their expertise and interests.


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5 Minutes With ...

Everyone at the School of Education has interesting stories to tell, whether those stories are about their work, their travels, their hobbies or their home life.


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Reinventing Teacher Education

TeachingWorks is redesigning the ways teachers are educated, trained, and prepared for the profession and practice of teaching.


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U.S. News and World Report rating

SOE is ranked 8th in the nation, up from 11th last year in this year's U.S. News and World Report rating of the nation's best graduate schools. Every one of our programs is ranked among the top six!


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Ann Arbor Languages Partnership

An innovative partnership with Ann Arbor Public Schools in which University of Michigan students provide Spanish language instruction in elementary schools.


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