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Inaugural Robert L. Linn Memorial Lecture Award announced at AERA

April 28, 2017

Professor Jonathan Templin has been selected for the inaugural Robert L. Linn Memorial Lecture Award, which was announced in April at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting in San Antonio. The award was named in honor of "Bob" Linn who was an inspirational leader in the field of measurement...


$5 million in grants make master's degrees possible for 90 teachers of diverse learners

Feb. 9, 2017

Ninety Colorado educators will earn free or sharply discounted master’s degrees and specialized state endorsements through CU Boulder thanks to two $2.5 million grants. The support, comprising two unique-in-the-nation programs, is designed to better prepare teachers to work with students from diverse backgrounds, including those with disabilities. The programs, both...

Escamilla award

Kathy Escamilla awarded the Robert L. Stearns Award

Oct. 31, 2016

The CU Boulder Alumni Association honored Kathy Escamilla , professor educational equity and cultural diversity, with 2016 Robert L. Stearns Award at the annual awards ceremony on Oct. 13. Initiated in 1953, the year Robert Stearns resigned as the sixth president of CU Boulder, the Stearns Award recognizes members of...

Scholarship Awards

Over sixty students awarded at annual scholarships ceremony

Oct. 24, 2016

Our scholarship program began in 1993 under the direction of Chancellor Phil DiStefano, then Dean of the School of Education, and the CU Foundation. In our first year we awarded 5 scholarships totaling $2500. This year, on October 14th, 2016, the School of Education celebrated 64 scholarships and fellowships amounting...

Knowles Fellows

Eight straight years: CU alumni selected for national Knowles Teaching Fellowships

Aug. 19, 2016

For the eighth consecutive year, alumni from the CU Boulder School of Education have been selected for sought-after Knowles Science Teaching Foundation (KSTF) fellowships in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. KSTF Teaching Fellowships are highly competitive and awarded to about 35 of the most promising early career teachers...

Bob and Judy with Kathy

Kathy Escamilla named new Bob and Judy Charles Chair of Education

June 2, 2016

Kathy Escamilla, professor of social, bilingual and multicultural foundations, has been appointed the next Bob and Judy Charles Endowed Chair of Education. “Decades before it was popular to conduct high-impact research in the context of practice, Professor Escamilla was a model, demonstrating to all of us how it was possible...