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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

was inducted into the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame ... [more]

spoke at Averett University’s spring 2016 commencement ceremony. She is a senior associate ... [more]

received the General Colin L. Powell Service Award at the inaugural Our Community Salutes ... [more]

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Alumni Books

It’s Not Just Black or White, a book about baseball and civil rights in Farmville, Virginia. Richard Aubry, Ed.D., played for the Farmville All Stars for three years in the 1970s. During that time, Ri ... [more]

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

For too long, education technology decision-making has been driven by marketing rather tha ... [more]

As the school year begins, many parents are thinking not only about what classes their chi ... [more]

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

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