Featured Research


The College of Education has consistently ranked among the top ten Colleges of Education in the nation by U.S. News & World Report over the last few years. This ranking substantiates the depth and breadth of the research conducted in the college’s five departments and many centers, institutes, and programs. This research website highlights the research accomplishments of members of the College and provides research resources for its constituents.

Featured Research

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UT Professors Create New Repository for Research into Education of Black Males

To help researchers, journalists and policymakers locate available research on the education of black males, College of Education Professors Louis Harrison and Anthony Brown launched The Black Male Education Research Collection, a new website.

Discovery minute with Joshua Childs

Chronic Absenteeism - A K-12 Problem Hidden in Plain Sight

Assistant Professor Joshua Childs researches the factors that cause students to miss school. Factors such as a lack of safety and transportation may cause a student to withdraw, but Childs' studies show that mentoring from positive role models can keep students on track.

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