US News Rankings Rise

The College's Educational Policy Studies department rose to #14 in the nation on the strength of its principal preparation program.

2018 Alumni Honors Gala Save the Date Postcard2018 Alumni Honors Gala Save the Date Postcard
Fifth Annual Alumni Honors Gala

Save the date for our 2018 Alumni Honors Gala, set for Friday, April 27 at Venue Six10 in downtown Chicago.

Two students are in a UIC classroom; one female student is answering a professor's question while the second female student is watching and listening.  Other students are in the background.Two students are in a UIC classroom; one female student is answering a professor's question while the second female student is watching and listening.  Other students are in the background.
New Scholarship for Special Education

MEd Special Education prospective students are encouraged to apply for scholarship funding through Project LEAD to improve outcomes for adjudicated youth with disabilities.

Poverty and School Effectiveness

A new report from the Center for Urban Education Leadership found CPS posting academic gains while Illinois districts elsewhere saw achievement drop as poverty rose.

US News Rankings Rise

The College's Educational Policy Studies department rose to #14 in the nation on the strength of its principal preparation program.

2018 Alumni Honors Gala Save the Date Postcard2018 Alumni Honors Gala Save the Date Postcard
Fifth Annual Alumni Honors Gala

Save the date for our 2018 Alumni Honors Gala, set for Friday, April 27 at Venue Six10 in downtown Chicago.

Two students are in a UIC classroom; one female student is answering a professor's question while the second female student is watching and listening.  Other students are in the background.Two students are in a UIC classroom; one female student is answering a professor's question while the second female student is watching and listening.  Other students are in the background.
New Scholarship for Special Education

MEd Special Education prospective students are encouraged to apply for scholarship funding through Project LEAD to improve outcomes for adjudicated youth with disabilities.

Poverty and School Effectiveness

A new report from the Center for Urban Education Leadership found CPS posting academic gains while Illinois districts elsewhere saw achievement drop as poverty rose.

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Recent News

The UIC College of Education community is saddened by the death of William H. “Bill” Teale, EdD, University Scholar, administrator and researcher, who passed away on February 3.

The College's Rebecca Woodard argues that leveraging student cultural capital in literacy, like valuing speaking equally with reading, boosts literacy outcomes across subjects.

Alumna Gina Caneva wrote an op-ed in The Education Post, on "The Story You Haven’t Heard About Why They’re Banning 'To Kill a Mockingbird'" in Mississippi schools.