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Doctoral Student Wins 3-Minute Thesis Competition

Nov. 4, 2019

Daniel Thomas, a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, is the winner of the 2020 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition at UT Austin.

Interdisciplinary Faculty Positions Mark a Bold Step Toward Reimagining Education

Oct. 31, 2019

UT College of Education launches search for interdisciplinary faculty as part of new Reimagine Education strategic direction.

La Introducción de un Nuevo Curso de Autismo en Español

Oct. 31, 2019

Department of Special Education Introduces Undergraduate Course on Autism Taught in Spanish

Toste Elected Chair of DRTx Board of Directors

Oct. 30, 2019

DRTx is one of 57 prevention and advocacy organizations in the Unites States dedicated to the ongoing fight for the personal and civil rights of individuals with disabilities.

Sarah Powell is Co-PI on New $1.4 Million Grant

Oct. 30, 2019

Sarah Powell is a Co-PI on a new project that hopes to improve math, music, and computational thinking in kindergarten through a series of field-based activities.

Gray and Carlson Receive $1.1 Million Grant

Nov. 4, 2019

Jane Gray and Cindy Carlson have received a $1.1 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration, Graduate Psychology Education Program.

Two ELP Professors Appointed Associate Editors of AERJ

Oct. 22, 2019

University of Texas at Austin Associate Professor Rebecca Callahan and Assistant Professor Huriya Jabbar have been appointed as associate editors of the American Educational Research Journal (AERJ).

Learn about Educational Leadership and Policy’s Graduate-Student-Run Peer-Reviewed Journal, Texas Education Review

Oct. 11, 2019

TxEd is a web-based, open access peer-reviewed academic journal that does not require fees for authors to publish their work.

ELP Doctoral Candidate Honored with Harrington Dissertation Fellowship; Five Current Students Harrington Fellows

Oct. 11, 2019

Dwuana A. R. Bradley has received the highest graduate fellowship award given by The University of Texas at Austin.

Mary Steinhardt Receives $3.3 Million Grant from the National Institutes of Health

Oct. 4, 2019

The project provides resources to African Americans to manage their daily demands of type 2 diabetes.

Kinesiology and Health Education Faculty Member Receives $1.2 Million Grant from NIAAA

Oct. 1, 2019

Miguel Pinedo's project will address gaps in our understanding of barriers that prevent people from seeking and receiving appropriate care for alcohol use disorders.

2019 New Faculty

Oct. 1, 2019

The College of Education welcomes new faculty that bring expertise and new areas of teaching to several of our departments.