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.

RSVP for Family Fest

Join students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends at the College's second annual College of Ed Goes Red family fun fest, on Saturday, August 27 from 12-3 p.m.

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.

RSVP for Family Fest

Join students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends at the College's second annual College of Ed Goes Red family fun fest, on Saturday, August 27 from 12-3 p.m.

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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Community Impact

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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.

Current Students

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

At Curie High School, led by EdD Urban Education Leadership student & principal Allison Tingwall, a student vocal group called Musicality debuted on America's Got Talent.

Alumnus Dave Stieber writes in the Huffington Post that responses to Black death are frequently attempts to ignore racism and avoid talking about sticky issues of race.

Chicago-area youth attended two week-long summer camps at the College's Educational Technology Lab, exploring robotics, coding, 3D printing and more.