U-M School of Education news http://www.soe.umich.edu/index.php en bodene@umich.edu Copyright 2014 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:43:17 GMT Deborah Loewenberg Ball quoted in NYT column http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deborah_loewenberg_ball_quoted_in_nyt_column/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deborah_loewenberg_ball_quoted_in_nyt_column/#id:15627#date:13:43 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:43 GMT Fall Re/Connection to be held Thursday, August 28 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_reconnection_07_2014/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_reconnection_07_2014/#id:15626#date:15:50 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:50 GMT Research by David Cohen cited in NYT story http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/research_by_david_cohen_cited_in_nyt_story/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/research_by_david_cohen_cited_in_nyt_story/#id:15622#date:11:27 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:27 GMT Ann Arbor Gathering brings human touch to technology http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/ann_arbor_gathering_brings_human_touch_to_technology/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/ann_arbor_gathering_brings_human_touch_to_technology/#id:15606#date:15:36 That’s the idea behind a series of "Gatherings," the latest of which was held at the Duderstadt Center on U-M’s campus recently. Dr. Stanzler, director of the Interactive Communications & Simulations (ICS) group at SOE, describes the Gatherings as venues to bring together a diverse group – educators, non-profits, students, alumni, technology experts, and entrepreneurs: to network and explore ideas Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:36 GMT SOE faculty and staff - order your metal name badges now http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/name_badges_2014/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/name_badges_2014/#id:15605#date:15:32 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:32 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 22 - July 28 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_22-28/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_22-28/#id:15637#date:15:32 Following my day of teaching, I began working at the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL), which is a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) laboratory. I worked with Dr. Calvin Mordy and Eric Wisegarver to run oxygen and nutrient samples taken on the Hood Canal Cruise. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:32 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 18 - July 21 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_18-21/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_18-21/#id:15636#date:15:32 feel so lucky to have made such wonderful friends while at the University of Michigan. A close friend of mine who recently relocated to Maryland for a fellowship flew to Seattle to visit me. While she was here, we visited Pike Place Market, the Seattle Aquarium, had the best breakfast I've ever eaten, drank about a liter of coffee, and generally just enjoyed being together again and catching up. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:32 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 8-July 17 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_4-81/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_4-81/#id:15612#date:16:49 I’ve really enjoyed working in the lab this week. I’ve learned a new method of chemical analysis, which is typically used to measure chlorofluorocarbons but can also be used to measure nitrous oxide concentrations. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:49 GMT Work by Holly Craig cited in Michigan Radio NPR story http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/work_by_holly_craig_cited_in_michigan_radio_npr_story/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/work_by_holly_craig_cited_in_michigan_radio_npr_story/#id:15586#date:17:29 Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:29 GMT Five Minutes With Angie Underdahl http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/5_minutes_with_angie_underdahl/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/5_minutes_with_angie_underdahl/#id:15585#date:15:42 Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:42 GMT Study by Julie Posselt the centerpiece of an Inside Higher Ed story http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/study_by_julie_posselt_the_centerpiece_of_an_inside_higher_ed_story/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/study_by_julie_posselt_the_centerpiece_of_an_inside_higher_ed_story/#id:15584#date:19:16 Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:16 GMT Nancy Songer appointed as dean at Drexel University http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdtes_songer_07_2014/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdtes_songer_07_2014/#id:15583#date:19:05 Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:05 GMT All-School Meeting to feature new U-M President Mark Schlissel http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_allschool_07_2014/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_allschool_07_2014/#id:15582#date:18:57 Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:57 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 4-8 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_4-8/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_july_4-8/#id:15611#date:16:49 On Saturday I explored Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle with one of my fellow JISAO interns. We had so much fun walking around, looking at goods, buying gifts for friends and family, and just experiencing everything the market had to offer. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:49 GMT Chauncey Monte-Sano co-authors new book on writing http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/chauncey_monte-sano_co-authors_new_book_on_writing/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/chauncey_monte-sano_co-authors_new_book_on_writing/#id:15562#date:18:57 Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:57 GMT Hyman Bass presents series of lectures during India trip http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/hyman_bass_presents_series_of_lectures_during_india_trip/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/hyman_bass_presents_series_of_lectures_during_india_trip/#id:15570#date:12:55 On a trip to India from June 2 to July 5, Hyman Bass gave a series of lectures at several locations in the country. He presented the opening plenary at the annual meeting of the Ramanujan Mathematical Society at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Pune. Sat, 05 Jul 2014 12:55 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman.The Cruise: June 30-July 3 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman.the_cruise_june_30-july_3/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman.the_cruise_june_30-july_3/#id:15610#date:16:49 The majority of the last week was spent aboard the R/V Barnes on a research cruise through Puget Sound and Hood Canal. The entire trip was absolutely incredible. I can say with 100 percent certainty that I have never experienced anything like it. Fri, 04 Jul 2014 16:49 GMT Op-ed by Susan Dynarski, Mark Wiederspan in NYT http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/op-ed_by_susan_dynarski_mark_wiederspan_in_nyt/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/op-ed_by_susan_dynarski_mark_wiederspan_in_nyt/#id:15558#date:11:23 Wed, 02 Jul 2014 11:23 GMT Judith and David Frey make a generous gift to support SOE students http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_thankyou_06_2014/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_thankyou_06_2014/#id:15552#date:18:05 Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:05 GMT Matthew Ronfeldt quoted in Catalyst Chicago magazine http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/matthew_ronfeldt_quoted_in_catalyst_chicago_magazine/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/matthew_ronfeldt_quoted_in_catalyst_chicago_magazine/#id:15551#date:17:35 Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:35 GMT Five Minutes With Jeff Stanzler http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/5_minutes_with_jeff_stanzler/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/5_minutes_with_jeff_stanzler/#id:15546#date:13:49 Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:49 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, June 22-June 28 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_june_22-june_28/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman_june_22-june_28/#id:15609#date:16:49 The week passed in a blur of travel, meeting new people, cruise preparation, and reading. I arrived in Seattle on Sunday, June 22 after a four-hour flight that was made much better in the last 30 minutes by the fact that we flew over the mountains. Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:49 GMT Chronicle story on student debt includes quotes from Susan Dynarski http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/chronicle_story_on_student_debt_includes_quotes_from_susan_dynarski/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/chronicle_story_on_student_debt_includes_quotes_from_susan_dynarski/#id:15542#date:13:42 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:42 GMT Five Minutes With Kendra Hearn http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/five_minutes_with_kendra_hearn/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/five_minutes_with_kendra_hearn/#id:15540#date:14:58 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:58 GMT Liz Kolb receives grant for project on digital citizenship http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/liz_kolb_receives_grant_for_project_on_digital_citizenship/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/liz_kolb_receives_grant_for_project_on_digital_citizenship/#id:15538#date:11:46 Liz Kolb has received a 2014 grant from the Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning for her partnership project to prepare new teachers to teach middle school students about digital citizenship. Elementary teaching interns at SOE will develop and teach 10-minute “centers” on digital citizenship for local middle school students (in grades 6 and 8) in their English classes Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:46 GMT Study developed by Kim Cameron helped Humana design new program http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/study_developed_by_kim_cameron_helped_humana_design_new_program/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/study_developed_by_kim_cameron_helped_humana_design_new_program/#id:15537#date:11:36 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:36 GMT Deborah Loewenberg Ball reappointed SOE dean http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deborah_loewenberg_ball_reappointed_soe_dean/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deborah_loewenberg_ball_reappointed_soe_dean/#id:15535#date:02:01 Dean Ball was first appointed as SOE dean on December 16, 2005. She was reappointed in September 2010 for a term that ends in June 2015. The one-year extension, which will end on June 30, 2016, will bring her service as dean to a total of 10 1⁄2 years. Sat, 21 Jun 2014 02:01 GMT New York Times Op-ed, Chronicle story cite research by Susan Dynarski http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/new_york_times_op-ed_cites_research_by_susan_dynarski/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/new_york_times_op-ed_cites_research_by_susan_dynarski/#id:15534#date:13:05 Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:05 GMT Anne Curzan’s TEDxUofM talk now accessible online http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/anne_curzans_tedxuofm_talk_now_accessible_online/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/anne_curzans_tedxuofm_talk_now_accessible_online/#id:15533#date:12:35 Thu, 19 Jun 2014 12:35 GMT Research by Susan Dynarski, Martha Bailey cited in NYT story http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/research_by_susan_dynarski_martha_bailey_cited_in_nyt_story/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/research_by_susan_dynarski_martha_bailey_cited_in_nyt_story/#id:15530#date:14:54 Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:54 GMT Elementary Mathematics Laboratory to be held from July 28 through August 8 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_eml_06_2012/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_eml_06_2012/#id:15525#date:16:38 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:38 GMT Dean's Advisory Council meeting held on June 6 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_dac_06_2012/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_dac_06_2012/#id:15524#date:16:36 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:36 GMT Terrie Priebe receives the 2014 Patricia A. Natalie Staff Award for Excellence http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_patnatalie_06_2012/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deansupdates_patnatalie_06_2012/#id:15523#date:16:33 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:33 GMT Michael Bastedo, Allyson Flaster, Awilda Rodriguez in Chronicle story on “undermatching” http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/michael_bastedo_allyson_flaster_awilda_rodriguez_in_chronicle_story_on_unde/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/michael_bastedo_allyson_flaster_awilda_rodriguez_in_chronicle_story_on_unde/#id:15522#date:13:37 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:37 GMT Susan Dynarski contributes column on student debt in New York Times http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/susan_dynarski_contributes_column_on_student_debt_in_new_york_times/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/susan_dynarski_contributes_column_on_student_debt_in_new_york_times/#id:15521#date:11:46 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:46 GMT Column on student loans by Susan Dynarski posted on New York Times website http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/column_on_student_loans_by_susan_dynarski_posted_on_new_york_times_website/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/column_on_student_loans_by_susan_dynarski_posted_on_new_york_times_website/#id:15520#date:14:02 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:02 GMT Linking dialect to literacy http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/linking_dialect_to_literacy/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/linking_dialect_to_literacy/#id:15518#date:19:42 Research by Holly K. Craig, professor emerita, research professor emerita, and program director of the Michigan Project on Oral Language, Writing, and Reading, has led to a unique curriculum for elementary school students, centered around linguistic diversity. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 19:42 GMT Video of Deborah Loewenberg Ball’s AERA presentation available online http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/video_of_deborah_loewenberg_balls_aera_presentation_available_online/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/video_of_deborah_loewenberg_balls_aera_presentation_available_online/#id:15517#date:17:31 Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:31 GMT Dean’s Advisory Council member Bob Moses honored with portrait http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deans_advisory_council_member_bob_moses_honored_with_portrait/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deans_advisory_council_member_bob_moses_honored_with_portrait/#id:15515#date:13:03 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 13:03 GMT Doctoral candidate Shanta Robinson in the Rackham Graduate School spotlight http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/doctoral_candidate_shanta_robinson_in_the_rackham_graduate_school_spotlight/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/doctoral_candidate_shanta_robinson_in_the_rackham_graduate_school_spotlight/#id:15510#date:14:24 Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:24 GMT Five Minutes With Percy Bates http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/5_minutes_with_percy_bates/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/5_minutes_with_percy_bates/#id:15507#date:15:38 Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:38 GMT SOE donors honored at Grand Rapids Economic Club http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/soe_donors_honored_at_grand_rapids_economic_club/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/soe_donors_honored_at_grand_rapids_economic_club/#id:15505#date:13:54 Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:54 GMT SOE News and the Dean's Updates will be biweekly through August http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/soe_news_and_the_deans_updates_will_be_biweekly_through_august/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/soe_news_and_the_deans_updates_will_be_biweekly_through_august/#id:15503#date:14:49 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:49 GMT Dean's Advisory Council meeting to be held on June 6 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deans_advisory_council_meeting_to_be_held_on_june_6/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/deans_advisory_council_meeting_to_be_held_on_june_6/#id:15502#date:14:47 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:47 GMT Faculty candidate to visit June 4–5 http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/faculty_candidate_to_visit_june_45/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/faculty_candidate_to_visit_june_45/#id:15499#date:14:38 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:38 GMT Office of the Vice President of Research approves promotion of Mark Thames http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/office_of_the_vice_president_of_research_approves_promotion_of_mark_thames/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/office_of_the_vice_president_of_research_approves_promotion_of_mark_thames/#id:15498#date:14:36 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:36 GMT Regents approve promotion of Vilma Mesa and Barry Fishman http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/regents_approve_promotion_of_vilma_mesa_and_barry_fishman/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/regents_approve_promotion_of_vilma_mesa_and_barry_fishman/#id:15497#date:14:28 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:28 GMT Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/beyond_the_classroom_sophia_wensman/#id:15608#date:16:39 My name is Sophia Wensman, and I'm a Secondary Teacher Education student in the School of Education at the University of Michigan, double-majoring in chemistry and earth/space science and minoring in oceanography. Sun, 01 Jun 2014 16:39 GMT Michael Dubin raises funds for Parkinson’s research – one step at a time http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/dubin_for_parkinsons_research/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/dubin_for_parkinsons_research/#id:15495#date:16:18 Fri, 30 May 2014 16:18 GMT Christina Weiland, Enid Rosario-Ramos named National Academy of Education postdoctoral fellows http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/ramos_weiland/ http://www.soe.umich.edu/news_events/news/article/ramos_weiland/#id:15492#date:14:49 From a competitive pool of 365 applicants, Christina Weiland and Enid Rosario-Ramos were chosen as two of only 25 National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellows for 2014-2015. Fri, 30 May 2014 14:49 GMT