From searching for abandoned instruments to collaborating with community partners and foundations, Victoria Bigelow has made it her mission to bring music back to Flint students.
Bigelow, who works as an evaluation coordinator at the School of Education, began her work in Flint when she was a U-M postdoctoral scholar in 2014.
The launch of a new research collaboration and a data center at the University of Michigan marks the start of a unique collaboration among U-M, Michigan State University, the Michigan Department of Education, and the Center for Educational Performance and Information.
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From Guatemala to Bosnia and Herzegovina to a refugee camp in Kenya, Michelle Bellino works with youth in conflict-affected sites across the world.
Robert Sellers, vice provost for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer, has announced the appointment of Carla O'Connor as director of Wolverine Pathways. She will replace the program's founding director, Robert Jagers, on June 1.
Grand Rapids business and community leaders Mike and Sue Jandernoa are intensifying their efforts to improve the mathematics proficiency of Michigan schoolchildren through a partnership with the University of Michigan.
Barry Fishman, known for his gameful learning approach to teaching, has been named Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year by the Michigan Association of State Universities.
Elizabeth B. Moje, associate dean for research and community education, has been appointed dean of the University of Michigan School of Education.
Her appointment, approved Thursday by the Board of Regents, is effective March 1, and runs through June 30, 2022.
Online learners interested in educational leadership, social work and the growing field of user-experience research and design now can earn more comprehensive certification or complete work toward an advanced degree at the University of Michigan.
The Board of Regents on Thursday approved new deans for the College of Engineering and the School of Kinesiology, and an interim dean for the School of Education. Each appointment is effective July 1.
Elizabeth B. Moje, associate dean for research and community engagement, has been appointed interim dean of the University of Michigan School of Education.
TeachingWorks, a national organization based at the School of Education dedicated to improving professional preparation for teaching, has received a $6.8 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to establish a Teacher Preparation Transformation Center.
Provost Martha Pollack has appointed an advisory committee to search for a new dean of the School of Education. The search process already has begun.
Pamela Moss, professor of education, has been elected to the National Academy of Education, an honorific society whose members are elected on the basis of outstanding scholarship related to education.
A new report on how teachers use video games in classrooms identifies features they find most useful to track student learning, as well as gaps where better tools could help link games more closely to the curriculum.
TeachingWorks, an organization within the School of Education, was awarded a $1.1 million grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to help improve teacher preparation programs.
School of Education Dean Deborah Loewenberg Ball is the recipient of the 2014 Edward C. Pomeroy Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teacher Education.
The School of Education's LessonSketch online platform and TeachingWorks organization have been invited to join 100Kin10, a multisector network responding to the national imperative to train 100,000 science, technology, engineering and math teachers by 2021.