In this invited talk as a Distinguished Speaker for the Colorado Association of School Boards (CASB), Dean and Distinguished Professor Lorrie Shepard discusses the different purposes and uses of (1) standardized testing to inform accountability and (2) classroom assessment to inform instruction and improve learning.
Professors Kathy Escamilla, Lucinda Soltero-González and Sue Hopewell discuss Literacy Squared®—a program that accelerates the development of both Spanish and English literacy in emerging bilingual children—and suggest research-based strategies to make the most of the rich multicultural resources of children in the US.
Professor Derek Briggs (REM) presents three unique viewpoints of the teaching and learning of content standards along with evaluating the growth of students with special needs.
Faculty and students discuss the School of Education’s PhD programs and broader commitments to sound and equitable education research, teaching, and outreach.
- C&I: Humanities Education
- C&I: Literacy Studies
- C&I: Math & Science Education
- C&I: Research on Teaching & Teacher Education
- SMBF: Educational Equity & Cultural Diversity
- SMBF: Educational Foundations, Policy & Practice
- EPSY: Educational Psychology & Learning Sciences
- REM: Research & Evaluation Methodology
- MA + Licensure
- Partners in Education (PIE)