UW retains top spots in U.S. News school rankings

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The University of Washington College of Education's No. 9 ranking among the nation's top education schools, with six specialty programs receiving top 10 rankings, is noted.

An Interview with Kenneth Zeichner: Relay Graduate School of Education

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Ken Zeichner, Boeing professor of teacher education, answer questions about Relay and the preparation of teachers.

Why placing students in difficult high school classes may increase college enrollment

Monday, March 13, 2017

Work by Steven Gering (EdD '09), a graduate of the UW's Leadership for Learning program, that contributed to a large increase in the percentage of Spokane Public School students attending college is cited.

Invisible Men: Black and brown males in the academy

Friday, March 10, 2017

Professor Joe Lott, who has helped establish a retention and graduation support program for male students of color at the UW called the Brotherhood Initiative, discusses his upcoming lecture.

New dean is sketching out a bright future

Friday, March 10, 2017

Alexander Sidorkin (PhD '96), recently named dean of Sacramento State University College of Education, is featured in a profile of his work.

A School Where Raising the Bar Lifts Hope

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Work by Steven Gering (EdD '09), a graduate of the UW's Leadership for Learning program, as chief innovation and research officer for Spokane Public Schools is featured.

Serving the Education Ecosystem

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Professor Susan Nolen served on the National Task Force on Assessment Education, which recently released a a guidance document for states and districts developing their ESSA plans and applications.

After-school Programs Foster STEM Skills

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Bronwyn Bevan, senior research scientist with UW's Institute for Science and Math Education, discussed the importance of making STEM education accessible to all students during a recent event at the National Press Club.

Dads don't get enough attention when it comes to parenting

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Professor Holly Schindler discusses her study of low income dads of color, which is exploring how to strengthen their parenting skills to more actively support their young children.

New report examines Washington's teacher workforce

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

UW College of Education researchers explore teacher retention and mobility in Washington state in a report that shows the workforce becoming younger and little progress in diversifying the state's teaching workforce.