Combating Fake News: How Teachers and Librarians Can Promote Critical Thinking panel discussion on April 19

April 5, 2017

Most students don’t know how to identify fake news, according to a recent study . Join librarians from CU Boulder, Boulder Valley School District, and Denver Public Schools for a panel discussion about how teachers and librarians are a pivotal force in helping students critically engage with information and sort... Read more »

Outreach & Engagement Staff Excellence Award honors Pilar Prostko

March 24, 2017

Pilar Prostko, program coordinator and facilitator for the CU Dialogues program part of CU Engage , has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 Anne K. Heinz Staff Award for Excellence in Outreach and Engagement. The award, presented by the Office for Outreach and Engagement at the annual Outreach... Read more »

Inside Opt Out community forum on April 5 to explore opting out of testing

March 15, 2017

With testing season underway, parents, teachers, students, and community members are invited to join a community conversation about opting out of standardized testing on Wednesday, April 5 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the CU Boulder Sustainability, Energy and Environment Complex, room C120, 4001 Discovery Drive ( map & parking information )... Read more »
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School of Education ranks No. 29 out of 300+ education programs nationwide

March 14, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder School of Education ranked No. 29 among graduate schools of education nationwide, the U.S. News and World Report announced today. The school ranked No. 13 among the public school of education rankings, and both the Education Policy and Curriculum & Instruction specialty programs were ranked... Read more »

Donate your children’s books now through March 17

March 3, 2017

On behalf of a thoughtful 4th grader, the CU Boulder School of Education is hosting a book drive for neighboring school, University Hill Elementary. Please help support our friend Alana Valladares’ cause by donating your new or gently used children’s books in Spanish or English by March 17. Her handmade... Read more »

A Conversation about Education Reform with Rick Hess March 16

March 3, 2017

The CU Boulder School of Education will host a public dialogue with Rick Hess, director of education policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute, on Thursday, March 16 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Aspen Room of the University Memorial Center. Terrenda White, CU Boulder assistant professor of education, will lead... Read more »

CU Boulder joins reputable "5+ Club” for Physics Teacher Education

Feb. 27, 2017

CU Boulder was recently recognized by the Physics Teacher Education Coalition as one of only eight inductees nationwide into “The 5+ Club,” honoring institutions that have graduated five or more physics teachers in a given year. With six recent graduates, the School of Education joined select universities nationwide for the... Read more »

Board of Regents approves new professional Master's degree in higher education

Feb. 20, 2017

At its regular meeting on Feb. 16-17 at the Boulder campus, the University of Colorado Board of Regents voted 7 to 0 to approve a new professional graduate degree program in higher education in the CU Boulder School of Education. The program is designed to prepare students to work in... Read more »

Love in Education: Kathy and Manuel

Feb. 20, 2017

Kathy and Manuel Escamilla are mainstays in the School of Education with a mutual affinity for education. From day one, the duo has devoted their careers to inclusive education with passion (and humor). Kathy graduated from CU Boulder in 1971 with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish and became a bilingual... Read more »

Love in Education: Jenn and Dave

Feb. 17, 2017

Meet Jenn and Dave Ciplet whose mutual interests in education and community engagement, as it seems, are the ties that bind them. Both Jenn and Dave work at CU Boulder and share an affiliation to CU Engage , housed in the School of Education. Jenn is the Director of Communications... Read more »

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