Special Education News

More than $12 million in IES Grants to Support Research Benefiting Students and Educators

Aug. 20, 2020

Grants will benefit students from kindergarten through middle school in math and reading, and will also help prepare teacher trainers.

There’s No Place Like Home

Jan. 31, 2020

Everyday interventions show promise for young children with autism.

Sarah Powell Selected as Associate Editor of Journal of Educational Psychology

Dec. 2, 2019

Sarah Powell joins the editorial board of the Journal of Educational Psychology as an associate editor.

Special Education Alumna Awarded Classroom Set-Up Grant

Nov. 20, 2019

Special Education alumna Dana Rathbun, M.Ed. ’18, received a classroom set-up grant for first-year teachers from the Texas Association of Certification Officers for the fall 2019 semester.

Meadows Center Receives a $6.4 Million Grant to Extend National Center for Leadership in Intensive Intervention

Nov. 20, 2019

The grant will support the training of 28 new doctoral students over the next five years from a consortium of seven universities including the University of Texas at Austin.