Educational Leadership & Policy News

Q&A with Dr. DeMatthews: A New Project Highlights Critical Issues Facing Education Leaders Across Texas

Nov. 4, 2022

UT faculty form the Texas Education Leadership Project to tackle key issues facing the current teacher-to-principal-to-superintendent pipeline.

Five Seats on the Austin ISD School Board Are Up for Election

Nov. 2, 2022

Associate Professor David DeMatthews talks with KUT about the impact school boards can have on their communities.

What College Admissions Would Look Like If Affirmative Action is Reversed

Nov. 1, 2022

Faculty Member Stella Flores spoke with NPR about the use of affirmative action in the college admissions process.

Faculty Member Denisa Gándara Appointed by President Biden to the National Board for Education Sciences

Nov. 1, 2022

The College of Education congratulates Denisa Gándara, assistant professor in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy, on her appointment by President Biden to the National Board for Education Sciences.

Retired Administrator, Professor Looks Back on More Than 40 Years at The University of Texas at Austin

Oct. 12, 2021

Dr. Edwin Sharpe lived a life of service working at UT Austin and UT System.