In the wake of Flint, PhD Curriculum Studies alumnus Daniel Morales-Doyle says science needs to be a tool of protection for residents of low-income communities.
Promise Magazine Urban Education Reporting
Pilot programs in Chicago Public School classrooms seek to use mindfulness techniques, nature videos and group discussions to mitigate the harmful effects of urban trauma in schools, with the number of children affected by poverty rising.
As a College, our community impact prepares practitioners who can work directly inside of their communities to implement strategies and reforms to improve educational outcomes.
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Students throughout UIC are volunteering after-school hours to teach math and writing to elementary students in neighborhoods near UIC through the new UIC ENGAGE program.
As a transfer student, Emmnauel Cherry gets the honor as the first-ever graduate of the BA Human Development and Learning program. He's on a path forward to a research career.