News - Graduate School of Education
Monday, May 9, 2016
»Will Parnell, Curriculum and Instruction and Early Childhood Education faculty, co-presented a paper, chaired a roundtable session, and co-facilitated the Critical Perspectives on Early Childhood Education SIG Business Meeting at the American Educational
Monday, May 2, 2016
»Nicole Rigelman, Education faculty, co-presented a paper titled "Developing Mathematics Teacher Leaders: Supporting District-Wide Learning and Systemic Change" at the annual conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, San Francisco.
Monday, April 25, 2016
»Nicole Rigelman, Education faculty, co-presented a paper, "Bridging Mathematics Specialist Research and Practice," at the Annual Conference of the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, Oakland, Calif.
»Dilafruz Williams, Education faculty, presented two papers, chaired two sessions, and served as an elected chair of the Special Interest Group: Environmental Education at the American Educational Research Association annual meeting in Washington, D.C., in
»Will Parnell, Curriculum and Instruction and Early Childhood Education faculty, received a Society of Professors of Education Book Award for his book Rethinking Readiness in Early Childhood Education: Implications for Policy and Practice. The award was pr
Monday, April 18, 2016
»Anita Bright, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, authored an article titled "Education for Whom? Word Problems as Carriers of Cultural Values," published in Taboo: The Journal of Culture and Education, Vol. 15, Issue 1: pp. 6-22.
»Dilafruz Williams and Sybil Kelley, Education faculty, presented a paper with graduate students Heather Brule and Claire Lagerwey titled “Science in the Learning Gardens: Engagement and Learning in Sixth Graders from Low-Income Diverse Schools,” at the A
»Wendi Laurence, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, won the Wendell G. Mohling Outstanding Aerospace Educator Award from the National Science Teachers Association.
»Randy Hitz, Education dean, was appointed by Gov. Kate Brown to a new committee that supports the teaching profession in Oregon. The 17 members of the Council on Educator Advancement will work to find ways to strengthen Oregon’s education workforce to fos
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Monday, April 4, 2016
»Faculty Jennifer Alkezweeny, Deborah Smith-Arthur, Nora Avevalo-Meier, Peter Collier, Tony DeFalco, Celine Fitzmaurice, Erin Flynn, Ann Fullerton, Michelle Holliday, Melinda Joy-Roberts, Seanna Kerrigan, Kevin Kecskes, Tetiana Korzun, Kimberly Lane, Barry
»Christine Cress, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, will receive the Oregon Campus Compact Engaged Faculty Award on April 13. The award recognizes a senior faculty member for exemplary engaged scholarship.
Monday, March 28, 2016
»Andrew Job, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, conducted an invited faculty training on "Effective Classroom Techniques for the Adult Learner" for the University of Western States in Portland, March 1.
»Michael J. Smith, Education faculty, was named chair for the College Board Western Regional Council Academic Assembly in February.
»Beth Unvrzagt, Education, was honored by the Obama Administration as a Champion of Change. She received an award at the White House on Feb. 26 for her leadership at OregonASK, a collaboration of 65 public and private organizations and community members co
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Monday, March 7, 2016
»Ramin Farahmandpur, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, presented a paper titled “From Neoliberal Dystopia to Communist Utopia: Revolutionary Praxis in the Age of Imperialism,” at the American Educational Studies Association conference in San Anton