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Research You Can Use: Educators Edition 2016

Recent Curry research provides guidance for teachers and school leaders. Read More »


Jason Downer

Does It Matter If Teachers and Students Are the Same Race?

Jason Downer, director of CASTL, found that racial/ethnic match between teachers and pre-K children may enhance the students’ experience Read More »
Adam Hoppe, student teacher at Venable Elementary School, November 2009

School Counselors and Complex Issues

Counselor education faculty members answer questions about addressing frightening and disturbing public events with school students. Read More »

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Be Proactive to Cut School Violence

Professor Dewey Cornell contributes an objective look at the risk of gun violence in schools. Read More »

Alumni News & Class Notes

Common Core State Standards and the Speech-Language Pathologist: Standards-Based Intervent ... [more]

is an assistant professor of English and English education at Kennesaw State University. H ... [more]

has been retired since 1999. “I am now living at Patriots Colony, a Continuing Care Retire ... [more]

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Alumni Books

Common Core State Standards and the Speech-Language Pathologist: Standards-Based Intervention for Special Populations by Lissa A. Power-deFur, 2016 (Plural Pub.) ... [more]

A Guide to Graduate Programs in Counseling by Tyler Kimbel and Dana Levitt (Coming in 2017, Oxford University Press). ... [more]

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Alumni Spotlight

was one of five teachers selected to receive the 2016 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Teaching. Wills-Taylor teaches at Woodbrook Elementary School in Charlottesville. Here’s how she is described on the Teaching Tolerance website: Leslie Wills-Taylor is a passionate advocate who supports each student at an individual level. Family engagement is paramount in her classroom. “My […] ... [more]

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Curry Blog

One novel, 16 years of students, and a lesson on how to build relationships through curric ... [more]

What do you do when your child won’t listen to you or is misbehaving? Time-outs? Give-in? ... [more]

Jennifer Locasale-Crouch shares how she started working with Inter-American Development Ba ... [more]

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