School of Education
February 17, 2022
Regents honor five as Arthur F. Thurnau Professors for 2022
Five U-M faculty members have been named Arthur F. Thurnau Professors in recognition of their extraordinary contributions to undergraduate education.
February 8, 2022
Eileen Lappin Weiser’s $14.7M gift creates learning sciences center
With a $14.7 million gift, U-M alumna Eileen Lappin Weiser is establishing The Eileen Lappin Weiser Learning Sciences Center in the School of Education to help reshape teaching and learning.
January 21, 2022
Five named inaugural fellows in new anti-racism program
The Anti-Racism Collaborative has named five faculty members from across the university as Research and Community Impact Fellows.
December 9, 2021
$1.5M study to explore human-centered engineering instruction
Does the way educators talk about engineering influence who chooses to enter the field? A U-M research team is asking that question in a $1.5 million project funded by the National Science Foundation.
December 6, 2021
School of Education reflects on 100 years of leadership
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the School of Education as the 12th school or college at U-M. Since the early days, U-M scholars have been leaders in education research, practice and policy.
November 10, 2021
Teaching residents find mentoring model inspires confidence
In partnership with The School at Marygrove and others, the School of Education has a teacher-training program called the Michigan Education Teaching School that is structured like a medical school curriculum.
November 8, 2021
Admissions lotteries could negatively impact certain groups
Simulations of random-draw lotteries for college admissions conducted in a new study find dramatic and negative potential effects of lotteries on the admission of students of color, low-income students and men.
November 8, 2021
Obituary — Malcolm Alfred Lowther
Malcolm Alfred Lowther, professor emeritus of education, died at home Oct. 7 after a short illness. He retired from U-M in 1995 as professor emeritus of education.
August 30, 2021
Schools and colleges preparing for more traditional fall semester
The Record asked schools and colleges to share some aspect of the coming year they’d like to highlight, within the context of moving on after the pandemic’s restrictions.
April 19, 2021
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