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Celebrate With Us!

The Curry School will bring together alumni from far and near, friends of the school, faculty, and staff  to celebrate the reopening of Ruffner Hall with a ribbon cutting ceremony and party on October 24. The festivities begin at 7 p.m. Both Ruffner Hall and Bavaro Hall will be open for tours. Read More »

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Curry Alumni Ground Virginia’s SOL Innovation Committee

This past summer, through an exhaustive review of stakeholder recommendations and applications, Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton selected 30 Virginians from across the Commonwealth to serve on the Standards of Learning Innovation Committee. The Curry School of Education is proudly represented on the committee by seven experienced professionals who are alumni of our graduate programs. Read More »

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Curry’s Education Leadership Pipeline

The Curry School’s top-ranked teacher education program develops excellent educators who are quickly recognized in their schools as instructional leaders. They maintain their distinction as leaders throughout their careers, even when their roles change within schools and sometimes even outside of schools. Not surprisingly, a significant number of our M.T. graduates want to make school-wide impacts and move into administrative roles. Read More »

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Ruffner Hall: Open for Business

Ruffner Hall is open for business this fall after its 18-month major overhaul, and it looks amazing! Check out some of these photos of great spaces for students to meet, work, … Read More »

Alumni News & Class Notes

passed away in April 2014, at the age of 41, following a yearlong battle with cancer. The ... [more]

is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist with additional certifications in Deep Pharyngeal N ... [more]

was named Director of Innovation and Learning for Rockingham County Public Schools. See ar ... [more]

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Alumni Books

The Clown in the Tent by David Black. 2010, Persimmon Tree Press. ... [more]

  Cross the Atlantic? What Was I Thinking?!? Diary of a four year sailing adventure by Wendy McKee. Infinity Publishing (2010). After a four year break from working, I wrote of my adventures sailing o ... [more]

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Alumni Spotlight

passed away in April 2014, at the age of 41, following a yearlong battle with cancer. The following tributes were submitted by three of the many friends and colleagues who admired him deeply. By John Baber (M.T. ’08 Soc Studies Ed) Kris Kishore was first and foremost a dedicated educator—a touchstone for hundreds of students’ […] ... [more]

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Curry Blog

Ruffner Hall is open for business this fall after its 18-month major overhaul, and it look ... [more]

Finally, after 18 months of renovation and 40 years of recurring issues, Ruffner Hall is b ... [more]

School turnaround is not a myth. Chronically low-performing schools can be turned around, ... [more]

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