Teacher Star McFarlane with three children.Teacher Star McFarlane with three children.
Taskforce Tackles Early Childhood

The College's Catherine Main is leading a statewide taskforce working with the National Academy of Sciences to examine preparation of the early childhood workforce.

Golden Apple Award winner Debra Thomas, MEd Special Education '08Golden Apple Award winner Debra Thomas, MEd Special Education '08
Alumna Wins Golden Apple Award

Debra Thomas, MEd Special Education '08, won a Golden Apple Award for her work as a special education teacher at Rich East High School.

 

An Anomaly as a Teacher

As a Black male teacher, alumnus Willie Williams says he is one-of-a-kind in classrooms, but his position brings with it trust from students in Chicago communities.

Teacher Star McFarlane with three children.Teacher Star McFarlane with three children.
Taskforce Tackles Early Childhood

The College's Catherine Main is leading a statewide taskforce working with the National Academy of Sciences to examine preparation of the early childhood workforce.

Golden Apple Award winner Debra Thomas, MEd Special Education '08Golden Apple Award winner Debra Thomas, MEd Special Education '08
Alumna Wins Golden Apple Award

Debra Thomas, MEd Special Education '08, won a Golden Apple Award for her work as a special education teacher at Rich East High School.

 

An Anomaly as a Teacher

As a Black male teacher, alumnus Willie Williams says he is one-of-a-kind in classrooms, but his position brings with it trust from students in Chicago communities.

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Recent News

TechBytes blogger Jeremy Riel argues the game that is finding its way onto the phones of everyone under 30 years old offers lessons and inspiration for educational design.

Alumna Kathleen Rafferty earned the RJ Hannon Service to Students award at Hersey High School for her insistence on inclusion of students with special education needs.

The Center for Urban Education Leadership's Steve Tozer was featured in The Atlantic questioning New York City's model of hiring one principal to lead two schools.