Ed. School Deans Join Forces to Bolster Teacher Preparation

Monday, January 26, 2015

Professor Ken Zeichner comments on a new effort of education school deans who are banding together with the aim of designing, validating and building support for a coherent set of teacher-preparation experiences.

Pittsburgh Public Schools program turns teachers into pupils

Monday, January 26, 2015

The UW Center for Educational Leadership's coaching of teacher leaders in Pittsburgh Public Schools is cited.

Celebrating hope alongside demonstrations

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Ed Taylor '94, vice provost and dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs and professor of educational policy at the UW College of Education, reflects on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his continuing importance in 2015.

Athletes Connected seeks increased awareness of mental health

Friday, January 16, 2015

Professor Jennifer Hoffman comments on an NCAA-funded pilot project that seeks to increase awareness of mental health issues and promote positive coping skills among student-athletes.

Russell and Marshawn are stars, but so are Kenneth and John

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Professors Kenneth Zeichner and John Bransford are cited among the nation's most influential academics informing public discussion of education policy.

’Twixt Scylla and Charybdis: Navigating the Paradoxes of Data Use, Accountability, and Program Improvement

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Professor Cap Peck discusses how UW College of Education researchers have collaborated with AACTE to learn from teacher education programs that have developed strategies for navigating policy tensions related to collecting, reporting and acting on an array of program outcome measures.

Center for Educational Leadership providing training to Oregon administrators

Friday, January 9, 2015

More than 70 Oregon administrators will receive leadership training provided by UW's Center for Educational Leadership through the Chalkboard Project initiative.

John I. Goodlad, Progressive Educator, Dies at 94

Thursday, January 1, 2015

The late professor's work, which included founding UW's Center for Educational Renewal to promote collaboration between schools and teacher-training institutions, is discussed.

Is Handwriting Going Away?

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Professor Virginia Berninger discusses her research demonstrating the benefits of handwriting on cognitive development.

John Goodlad, an intellectual leader of the education reform movement, dies

Saturday, December 27, 2014

The groundbreaking analysis of the culture of schools and the reasons for their failures done by the late UW College of Education professor is noted in an obituary.