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Class of 2019: Mario Reyes

May 23, 2019

After graduation, Mario Reyes will teach 7th grade English Language Arts at Wayside Charter School. He is graduating with a degree in Youth and Community Studies and teacher certification from UT Urban Teachers.

Class of 2019: Bailey Glenn

May 23, 2019

Bailey Glenn will return to Galveston to teach at a local elementary school. She was a member of the inaugural cohort of Charles Butt Scholars.

Class of 2019

May 23, 2019

Learn how four graduates will continue to improve education and health across Texas even after they leave the Forty Acres.

EDP Graduate Students Selected for Summer Program in Italy

May 15, 2019

Graduate students Ashley Kuchar, Oliver Davidson, Marissa Know, and Phoebe Long have been chosen to participate in Cortona – an exclusive, week-long workshop in Italy.

Educational Psychology Associate Professor Marie-Anne Suizzo Receives Spencer Grant

May 13, 2019

Associate Professor Marie-Anne Suizzo has received a $50,000 grant from the Spencer Foundation.

Educational Leadership and Policy Ph.D. Student Awarded Dissertation Grant

May 7, 2019

Dissertation title: “Stakeholder Influence on MBA Curricular Design”

Catherine Riegle-Crumb's Research Featured in The Washington Post

May 3, 2019

Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction Catherine Riegle-Crumb's research was recently featured in The Washington Post on why Latino and black students leave STEM majors at higher rates.

KHE Professor Jan Todd Named to the 2019 Texas Ten by Texas Exes

May 2, 2019

Jan Todd, professor of Kinesiology and Health Education and director of the H. Lutcher Stark Center, has been named one of the 2019 Texas Ten by the Texas Exes.

Growing Up as Rents Rise: How Housing Affordability Affects Parents and Children

May 2, 2019

An ED Talk by Jennifer Jellison Holme, an associate professor of educational policy and planning.

Loukas Appointed Interim Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

May 1, 2019

Alexandra Loukas has been appointed interim associate dean for research and graduate studies, effective June 1.

Beretvas Appointed Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

May 1, 2019

Executive Vice President and Provost Maurie McInnis has appointed Tasha Beretvas senior vice provost for faculty affairs. Her appointment begins June 1.

Ricardo Ainslie's Film "The Mark of War" Featured in Houston Chronicle

April 30, 2019

The Houston Chronicle discusses Educational Psychology Professor Ricardo Ainslie's film "The Mark of War."

Reddick Named Inaugural Associate Dean for Equity, Community Engagement and Outreach

May 1, 2019

Dean Martinez has appointed Associate Professor Richard Reddick as the College of Education's inaugural Associate Dean for Equity, Community Engagement and Outreach.

Congratulations to Promoted Faculty within the College of Education

April 29, 2019

Six faculty members across three departments within the College of Education have received promotions effective as of September 1.

Associate Professor Develops Physical Education Teacher Preparation Curriculum in China

April 17, 2019

Xiaofen Keating is expanding the experience and knowledge of College of Education students by giving them a hands-on learning environment that takes them across the globe.

Diane Schallert interviewed about new cursive curriculum

April 12, 2019

Educational Psychology Professor Diane Schallert explains how requiring students to learn cursive can help grow their comprehension skills in a recent interview with WCNC.

Ed Coyle Cited in New York Times on the Effects of Sitting

Apr. 11, 2019

Professor Ed Coyle was cited in a New York TImes article on how sitting for most of the day could make us resistant to the usual metabolic benefits of exercise.