UW professor named 2018 NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow

Friday, May 18, 2018

Katie Headrick Taylor—who studies the digital literacy practices of children, youth and families from geographically, racially and socioeconomically diverse communities—is one of 30 early-career scholars in the nation selected for the prestigious fellowship.

Q&A with new director of IslandWood graduate program

Friday, May 18, 2018

Déana Scipio (MEd '09, PhD '15) discusses her dedication to broadening STEM participation for learners from non-dominant communities as incoming director of the Graduate Program in Education for Environment and Community, offered in partnership with UW College of Education...

Kids with special needs often denied right to learn in general classes

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Professor Ilene Schwartz, director of the UW's Haring Center for Research and Training in Inclusive Education, comments on the importance of inclusive education to improve student outcomes.

Using project-based learning to teach the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Monday, May 14, 2018

Doctoral student in multicultural education Robert Keener discusses how project-based learning is a powerful tool teachers can use to help students engage with difficult topics.

Colleges focus on helping students graduate on time

Monday, May 14, 2018

Ed Taylor (PhD '94), vice provost and dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs and professor of education, discusses efforts at the University of Washington to improve the four-year graduation rate.

 

‘Meaningful Makeover’ show brings reality-TV spin to early learning

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

A web series from the UW College of Education's Cultivate Learning institute shows easy and affordable ways to create a space for young children that is conducive to learning.

Invest in our children

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Julie Ann Campos, a master’s in education policy student at UW College of Education, writes about the importance of the Seattle Preschool Program in a letter to the editor.

Center for Multicultural Education hosts 30th symposium

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Friends, family, colleagues, students and alumni gathered to celebrate the service of Professor James A. Banks, founding director of the Center for Multicultural Education.

Special needs or not, let kids learn together

Monday, April 30, 2018

Professor Ilene Schwartz discusses the importance of creating inclusive education environments in children's earliest years.

An Interview With Ken Zeichner on Independent Teacher Education

Friday, April 27, 2018

Diane Ravitch shares and comments on Boeing Professor of Teacher Education Ken Zeichner's recent NEA Today interview on independent teacher preparation programs.