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Research You Can Use: Educators Edition 2016

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


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Louisville’s Experiment

An $11 million, six-year experiment in social and emotional learning aims to teach students compassion, empathy, and resilience. Read More »
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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 »

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Curry’s Leadership on Ed Tech Efficacy Research

For too long, education technology decision-making has been driven by marketing rather than merit. Read More »

Alumni News & Class Notes

and colleagues published “Assessing the Association Between Observed School Disorganizatio ... [more]

is program manager at Harvard Yard Child Care Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... [more]

after spending 19 years working in Student Affairs on a small campus and then working for ... [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]

The Convergence of K-12 and Higher Education: Policies and Programs in a Changing Era by Christopher P. Loss (M.Ed. ’00 Soc Fdns; Ph.D. ’07 Higher Ed) and Patrick J. McGuinn (M.Ed. 02 Policy Studies). ... [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

Like most people in the world today I struggle to focus. There are just so many things to ... [more]

From time to time, someone asks me what my favorite book is. I almost always pause. I know ... [more]

Recently U.S. Secretary of Education John King announced the Department’s new regulations ... [more]

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