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Ten Years of CASTL Research: Impact on Research, Teachers, and Students

03/13/17

CASTL’s ten years of research has produced over $55,000,000 in grant funding, over 550 publications, and a lasting impact on over 80,000 teachers across 50 states and 37 countries.


News Radio WINA Features CASTL research on Benefits of Warm, Demanding Teachers

03/13/17

Lia Sandilos, Research Associate and Post Doc at Curry School of education at The University of Virginia talks with News Radio WINA about new study findings ... read more


VKRP Launches New Website, Plans to Expands Assessment Program In Coming Year

03/13/17

The Virginia Kindergarten Readiness Program (VKRP), implemented by the University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education in partnership with the Virginia Department of Education,


CASTL’s Motivate Lab Awarded Multiple Grants to Study Impact of Learning Mindsets in Higher Ed

03/13/17

As students enter college and prepare for the workforce, what motivates them to learn and persist? What pathways lead them to successful, fulfilling careers? These are questions re


Study Finds Student Perception Surveys Can Tell Us a Lot About Teaching

03/12/17

A new study finding, published in the latest issue of the American Educational Research Journal, shows that adolescents’ perceptions can provide valuable and reliable information a


Prof. Hulleman’s Research on Teens Interest in STEM Featured on EdWeek Blog

03/09/17

High schoolers parents play an important role in influencing their child's interest in STEM subjects and career. ... read more


Student Spotlight: Christina Mulcahy Discusses Her Early Math Work and Mentoring Experience at Curry

03/02/17

VEST fellow, Christina Mulcahy, shares more about why she chose Curry and how her doctoral training has influenced her research interests.


From Television to Online: Prof Cabell Guides Good Language Practice in Children’s Media

02/28/17

Prof. Cabell shares her experience as part of Nickelodeon's Nick Jr. preschool advisory panel, which gives feedback on the educational elements of Nick Jr.’s media content for kids


Prof. Williford Joins National Summit on Early Childhood Education

02/17/17

Amanda Williford, research associate professor at the University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education, was one of several faculty members invited to attend a National Summit on Early Childhood Education in Orlando, Florida. ... read more


Study Finds Academic Growth of African American Students Fostered Best by High Expectations

02/15/17

Researchers at UVA have found an important piece of the puzzle when it comes to fostering academic growth in elementary school students.


New York Magazine Blog Cites Prof. Hulleman’s Meta Analysis of Motivation Interventions

01/31/17

A meta-analysis conducted by Prof. Hulleman was referenced and linked to by New York Magazine’s Science of Us Blog. ... read more


Three Early Education Articles by CASTL Researches Make Ten-Most Cited List

01/24/17

Three articles produced by research faculty at the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (CASTL) were among the top ten most-cited articles in the journal of Early Education and Development (EE&D) over the past five years. ... read more


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