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Movin’ Up: Former Student Manager Now a Key Part of Basketball Staff

Johnny Carpenter, a double 'Hoo who earned his M.Ed. from the Curry School in 2014, has worked his way up from student manager to a position on the men’s basketball team’s coaching staff. Read an excerpt of his story below.


UVA Researches Student Character Development in EL Education Schools

Researchers at the University of Virginia recently received a grant to conduct a two-year study on character development among students in EL Education schools.


Curry School Ranked Top-20 In US News Rankings For 3rd Consecutive Year

In addition to being ranked No. 17 overall, the Curry School had seven top-13 program area rankings.


Q&A: Why Turning Around Underperforming Schools Is So Challenging

In the wake of New York City’s cancellation of its $773 million school turnaround program, UVA expert Coby Meyers discusses the hurdles and potential pitfalls school systems face in reforming failing schools.


What If We Could Remake Middle School?

UVA’s Youth-Nex research center is taking the lead in a multi-year effort to wholly reimagine and remake what middle school can be.


Video: Library Resources at the Curry School

Online Student Support Specialist Bernadette Poerio and Education and Social Science Research Librarian Ashley Hosbach discuss library services and resources for students, faculty, staff and alumni.


National Education Community Convenes on February 12-13 to Develop a Vision for Remaking Middle School

UVA’s Youth-Nex Center and Curry School of Education & Human Development, the Association for Middle Level Education, New York Life Foundation, and Altria Partner to Host a Summit that Realizes the Promise of the Middle School Years


Video: Five Simple Tips for Better Health

Kinesiology faculty Sibylle Kranz and Steve Malin share their best advice for building better exercise and nutrition habits in 2019.


Do Security Cameras in Public Schools Make Students Feel Safer?

New research from the Curry School of Education and Human Development says “yes and no.”


Is Interval Training Really a Superior Exercise?

High-intensity interval training is beloved by many for its calorie-burning efficiency. But for cardiovascular and metabolic health, new research from the Curry School of Education and Human Development suggests it may not be as superior as we think.


Curry School’s Online Grad Programs Soar in New U.S. News Ranking

Demand for the school’s growing online graduate programs – much of it from UVA alumni – led to the jump of 61 places, to No. 9 in the nation.