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May 27, 2016

Research from professor P. Zitlali Morales and alumna Peggie Garcia examines how charter school authorizers evaluate schools' ability to serve English language learners.Read more

May 25, 2016

Alumna Debra Thomas earned Illinois' most prestigious teaching award for her fierce advocacy for meaningful educational opportunities for students with special education needs.Read more

May 20, 2016

School segregation may be against the law, but professor Megan Hopkins argues in a new book that race-blind policymaking still inhibits equitable schooling opportunities.Read more

May 16, 2016

Black Male Early Literacy Impact Project director Sakeena Everett earned an AERA dissertation award for her research on traits of academic success for Black boys.Read more

May 10, 2016

The Center for Urban Education Leadership's Jason Swanson is investigating how White urban principals are tackling sensitive issues of race in schools.Read more

May 4, 2016

Humphries earned UIC's top teaching award for her work making traditional developmental research relevant and applicable to urban and minority populations.Read more

May 4, 2016

Making has inspired digital kits, programmable computers, and cheap 3D printing devices to help people get the ideas out of their heads. How can making work in the classroom?Read more

May 2, 2016

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.Read more

April 25, 2016

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.Read more

April 21, 2016

Students at South Shore Fine Arts Academy are seeking out student-teacher Willie Williams for advice; not because he's a master teacher (not yet) but because he is a Black male in a teaching role.Read more

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