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07/21/14

Prof. Wykcoff Discusses Poverty on the Rise in VA Beach

Jim Wyckoff, Director of EdPolicyWorks, lends expertise to discussion about poverity on the rise in the VA Beach area. … Prof. Wykcoff Discusses Poverty on the Rise in VA Beach

07/09/14

NPR Discusses Text Message Research by Prof. Castleman

Ben Castleman, a researcher at EdPolicyWorks, has text messaging research cited in NPR article. … NPR Discusses Text Message Research by Prof. Castleman

07/09/14

Summer Melt Research by Prof. Castleman Highlighted in New Associated Press Article

Ben Castleman, a researcher at EdPolicyWorks, has summer melt research cited in new Washington Post article. … Summer Melt Research by Prof. Castleman Highlighted in New Associated Press Article

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Press Releases


07/17/14

Curry Professor’s Research on College Access and Retention Program Wins National Award

A U.Va. study by Curry researcher Ben Castleman examining the impact intensive advising has on college graduation rates of low-income, first-generation students is one of three winners of a national competition.

07/07/14

Newly Funded Curry School Research to Evaluate Education Innovations

Students from pre-kindergartners to high school seniors will benefit from the studies, funded by nearly $10 million in federal grants.

06/23/14

Ed Leadership Student Appointed to Leadership Team with U21

A&S doctoral student Frank Perrone has been appointed to the leadership team of the Forum for International Networking in Education (FINE).

06/11/14

Tenure Reform Increases Voluntary Attrition of Less Effective Teachers in NYC, New Study Finds

A new study of New York City schools shows that recent teacher tenure reforms dramatically reduced the portion of teachers approved for tenure.

06/10/14

Prof. Cornell Contributes to Report that Aims to Plug ‘School-to-Prison’ Pipeline

Report released identifying evidence-based recommendations that would change the system of discipline in public schools schools to keep more kids in the classroom and out of the juvenile justice system.

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Articles


07/16/14

Curry Resources and Support are Key for Two SURP Interns

Two SURP interns share their experiences with the support and resources provided while working on a project with Chris Hulleman and Beth Cottone.

07/06/14

Teamwork is the Foundation for Graduate School for Two SURP Interns

Two SURP interns share their experiences with teamwork while working on a project with Nancy Deutsch and Valerie Futch.

06/30/14

SPA Students Win Gold Chapter Honors, Pres. Awarded Member Honors

For the 3rd time in 4 years, the U.Va. chapter of the NSSLHA has been awarded the top honor of Gold Chapter Honors. President Megan Crawford was also awarded NSSLHA Member Honors.

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