Point of View Affects How Science is Done

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Gender and culture affect science research on a fundamental level, Professor Megan Bang argues in an article about the importance of learning science from multiple perspectives.

Research on brain activity delivers lessons on how kids learn

Monday, September 22, 2014

Research by faculty members Virginia Berninger and Patricia Kuhl exploring how children’s brains develop for literacy is highlighted in an Education Lab feature story.

In light of Ferguson, students of Seattle's least white high school talk about race

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Christina Black '14 says discussing race openly and early in the school year helps her build relationships with students at Seattle's Rainier Beach High.

Here's who you think has courage

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Professors Elham Kazemi and Morva McDonald are nominees for the 2014 Crosscut Courage Awards in public service. Kazemi and McDonald were cited for ensuring that new teachers from UW are well-versed on the issues and practice of...

Answer Sheet

Monday, September 8, 2014

Professor Kenneth Zeichner is cited as an author of an Urban Teacher Education Consortium position paper on the training of teachers.  

To Infinity and Beyond: Understanding Your Child’s Universe of Learning

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Professor Elham Kazemi discusses how children can best learn mathematics concepts and what parents can do to help in that process.

Schools Try New Strategies For Engaging 'Non-Dominant' Parent Communities

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Professor Ann Ishimaru discusses local and national efforts to change the ways that schools engage with parents in an interview picked up by NPR's All Things Considered.

South King County schools see big wins getting immigrant parents involved

Monday, August 18, 2014

A UW College of Education report examining the implications of “non-dominant” parent involvement in schools for equity in education is cited, with comments from Professor Ann Ishimaru.

Professor participates in White House symposium

Friday, August 8, 2014

Professor Ann Ishimaru was invited to join administration officials for the White House Symposium on Transformative Family Engagement on July 31. Ishimaru and others attending the event discussed how to achieve educational equity for children through transformative family engagement.

Going Professional: The Ins and Outs

Sunday, August 3, 2014

The College of Education's innovative Seattle Teacher Residency, which enables teacher candidates to teach alongside a mentor in urban schools while earning a master’s in education, is cited for putting teachers on a higher salary scale and opening job opportunities.