Does a child's experiences growing up in certain social and cultural environments impact how teachers should lead math instruction? The College of Education's Danny Martin, PhD, professor of curriculum and instruction, says for African American children, there tends to be a set of experiences...Read more
Aynur Oksal, PhD, and Hulya Kartal, PhD, both members of the Faculty of Education, at Uludağ University, in Bursa, have spent the past three months examining U.S. educators’ focus on teacher preparation and literacy promotion, considering how best practices could be incorporated into teacher preparation in Turkey.Read more
The College of Education’s Pamela Quiroz, PhD, professor of Sociology and Educational Policy Studies, has been named the new co-editor of the journal “Social Problems,” the journal of the Society for the Study of Social Problems.
Working with fellow co-editor and UIC faculty Nilda Flores-...Read more
The College of Education's Bill Teale says screen time on mobile devices should be limited to children ages two and younger but suggests for all other ages groups, devices such as the iPad can be a key tool in developing early childhood literacy.
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