James A. Banks holds the Kerry and Linda Killinger Endowed Chair in Diversity Studies and is the founding director of the Center for Multicultural Education at the University of... Read More
My research examines the realities of teaching and learning mathematics in schools serving predominantly African American, Latina/o, Native American, poor/working-class, and... Read More
Nancy Beadie's research focuses on historical relationships among education, economics, and state formation at local, state, national, and international levels, as... Read More
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Philip Bell is a professor of the Learning Sciences & Human Development and holds the Shauna C. Larson Chair in Learning Sciences. He is executive director of the UW... Read More
My research focuses on re-thinking inclusive, equitable education for children and families from historically marginalized backgrounds. My scholarly work is premised on a view of... Read More
It looks like fun, but is it learning? Call it flow, rapture, wonder, joy and delight, or simply curiosity—one is focused in the moment as one engages in the world,... Read More
Dr. Dabach is an Associate Professor at the University of Washington's College of Education. Her research is situated in the field of immigration and education, with... Read More
Lynn Dietrich, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer and Director of the Early Childhood and Family Studies program.  She began her career in early childhood education as a... Read More
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Karin Frey is the PI of the Sociomoral Action and Identity Lab (SAIL), a collaborative of diverse researchers that get inspired speaking with adolescents.   What About... Read More
Geneva Gay is Professor of Education at the University of Washington-Seattle where she teaches multicultural education and general curriculum theory. She is the recipient of the... Read More
Dr. Halverson’s research and teaching focus on three central areas: education policy and the politics of policymaking, international and comparative education, and... Read More
The increasing ubiquity of geospatial tools, open source software, mobile devices, and social media sites is not just changing the technological and scientific practices of... Read More
Intercollegiate athletics are a highly visible aspect of campus communities. Regardless of the size of the institution or notoriety of the athletic department, policies in... Read More
Dr. Ishimaru’s scholarship focuses on the intersection of leadership, school-community relationships, and educational equity in P-12 systems.  Her work focuses on... Read More
My work as a mathematics educator is principally concerned with understanding how we can improve mathematics teaching and learning – especially in the middle-grades –... Read More
The foundation of my research and teaching is multiculturalism—an inclusive construct that recognizes that within each person co-existing cultures influence how we interact... Read More
As a philosopher of education, I aim to help students cultivate the dispositions, habits of mind, and skills of critical reasoning that will enable them to confront, analyze, and... Read More
Ph.D., 2005, Education Leadership and Research, Higher Education Concentration, Louisiana State University Publications Book Lott, J., & Antony, J. S. (Eds.) (2012... Read More
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Emily Machado studies the teaching and learning of writing in linguistically and culturally diverse classroom contexts.  Her current research examines how young children draw... Read More
I collaborate with those involved in K-12 education to design effective learning experiences for students and teachers which attend to equity within science education. My research... Read More
Dr. Ann O’Doherty, EdD, serves as Associate Dean of Professional Studies and Director of the Danforth Educational Leadership Program at the University of Washington where... Read More
Soojin Oh Park is an assistant professor in Early Childhood and Family Studies at the University of Washington (UW) College of Education. She is a core faculty member of the... Read More
Django Paris is the inaugural James A. and Cherry A. Banks Professor of Multicultural Education and director of the Banks Center for Educational Justice in the College of... Read More
I am a professor of social studies education and an an affiliate professor of political science. My specializations are social studies curriculum and instruction K-12 and the... Read More
Dr. Plecki's research and teaching expertise includes: school finance, education policy, the economics of education, educational leadership, the allocation of resources for... Read More
Edward Taylor is vice provost and dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs at the University of Washington where he oversees educational opportunities that deepen and enrich the... Read More
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My scholarship, teaching, and service focus on improving the schooling experiences and ultimately the lives of linguistic minority (LM) youth, especially bilingual students and... Read More