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Friday, April 06, 2018

Shari Saunders and U-M interdisciplinary team receive grant from CRLT

Shari Saunders along with colleagues from the School of Nursing and School of Social Work received a Gilbert Whitaker Fund for the Improvement of Teaching grant. Read more »

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Friday, April 06, 2018

Kimberly Ransom receives grant from Rackham Program in Public Scholarship

Doctoral candidate Kimberly C. Ransom has received a Rackham Public Scholarship Grant. Read more »

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Monday, April 02, 2018

Michelle Bellino wins Jackie Kirk Outstanding Book Award from CIES

Professor Michelle Bellino’s book Youth in Postwar Guatemala: Education and Civic Identity in Transition won the 2018 Jackie Kirk Outstanding Book Award from the Comparative & International Education Society (CIES). Read more »

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Friday, March 30, 2018

Ryan Hughes wins Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award

Ryan Hughes, PhD Candidate, won the Teaching History Special Interest Group's Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award for his paper “Disciplinary Literacy in Elementary School History: Teaching Beyond Content-Area Literacy.” Read more »

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Victoria Bigelow elected to the board for the Michigan Association for Evaluation

Dr. Victoria Bigelow, Evaluation Coordinator in the Center for Education Design, Evaluation, and Research (CEDER), was elected to serve on the board of the Michigan Association for Evaluation (MAE). Read more »

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Catherine Reischl receives Ginsberg Exploration Grant

Professor Catherine Reischl was awarded a $5000 Ginsberg Exploration Grant from the U-M Ginsberg Center for her project titled “Putting academic access into practice for 4th – 8th grade English language learners.” Read more »

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

TeachingWorks’ grant from the S. D. Bechtel Foundation supports its ongoing collaboration with the California State University System

The S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation has awarded TeachingWorks a grant to continue collaborative work begun in 2017 with faculty in California State University to further develop exemplary practices-based approaches in teacher education. Read more »

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Dean Elizabeth Birr Moje and alumnus Luke Wilcox speak about improving education in Michigan

On March 22, Dean Elizabeth Birr Moje and SOE alumnus and 2017-18 Michigan Teacher of the Year, Luke Wilcox, were panelists at Solutions Summit: An Educated Michigan. Read more »

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Deborah Loewenberg Ball speaks at U-M Honors Convocation

On March 18, Deborah Ball served as the Arthur F. Thurnau Professor speaker at the University of Michigan's 95th Annual Honors Convocation. Read more »

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Simona Goldin Nominated for Second Golden Apple Award

Simona Goldin was nominated for a Golden Apple Award for the second year in a row. Read more »

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

School of Education continues to be in Top 20 according to U.S. News & World Report, with seven ranked specialty programs

Currently ranked 14th overall, and 6th among public universities, the school rose one spot in 2019. Read more »

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Mary Schleppegrell receives the AERA Second Language Research Special Interest Group award

The American Educational Research Association (AERA) Second Language Research Special Interest Group awarded the Leadership Through Research Award to Professor Mary Schleppegrell. Read more »

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Christina Weiland receives AEFP Early Career Award

Professor Christina Weiland received the Early Career Award from the Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP). Read more »

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Christina Weiland and team receive grant to examine professional development models

Part of a team of collaborators, Dr. Christina Weiland was awarded a grant titled “Strengthening School Readiness through Pre-K for All: A University-District Partnership.” Partnered with the Division of Early Childhood Education at the New York City Department of Education, researchers will examine the impact of three teacher professional development models on children’s school readiness and late Read more »

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Friday, March 09, 2018

Student entrepreneurs present at 2018 Innovation in Action finals and James A. Kelly Learning Levers Prize competition

For a third year, student social entrepreneurs gathered to present the projects and products they have developed to address real-world problems in education. Read more »

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