Science for Protection

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.

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.

Science for Protection

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.

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.

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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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Dates and deadlines, events, forms, policies and procedures, workshops, weekly e-newsletters, advisor information and more:  find it in our new Current Students section.

Recent News

Alumna Agnieszka Karoluk doesn't believe in shying away from controversy in the classroom. Check out her lesson on Laquan McDonald for early childhood learners.

COE's Decoteau Irby is investigating how perceptions of identity play a role in constructing research relationships in environments defined by race and class.

A COE undergradute student's brother was murdered in Chicago; the College community seeks to raise $5,000 to cover funeral and burial costs for the student's family.