Final Defense – Robin Brandehoff

The Ripple Effect of Mentorship: A Cross-Case Analysis of Separate, Single-Case Studies of Natural Mentorships Among Rural, Latinx, Gang-Affiliated Youth Feb 17 @ 12:30 LSC 1100 The literature on mentorship centralizes formal mentoring programs with hired and trained staff and volunteers to work with at-promise youth of color at school- or community-based sites such as […]

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Cherry Creek School District’s Talent Acquisition Multicultural Community Event

“Mirrors, Windows and Sliding Glass Doors.” From the work of Rudine Bishop, ‘Mirrors, Windows and Sliding Glass Doors’ examines the power of books and the roles that they play in the lives of children. Books are either windows, offering real or imagined views of the world; becoming sliding glass doors which one only need walk […]

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Faculty Development Opportunities 2020

The Center for Faculty Development & Advancement, as well as the new Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning have a number of development opportunities for Faculty this year, check out the full schedules at the websites below! Center for Faculty Development & Advancement The Center for Faculty Development & Advancement at the University of Colorado […]

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Education Policy Networking Series

Expanding Access to Quality Early Learning Opportunities in Colorado Access to quality early learning opportunities in Colorado is growing, but wide gaps  caused by income and geography remain. Colorado’s Constitution provides for free public education starting at age six, and so for decades, the state’s school districts have not provided free full-day kindergarten, often leaving […]

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Final Defense – Carletta Stewart

Jan 20 @ 12:30 pm LSC 600 Underrepresentation of Female STEM leaders: The Impact of Adolescent Self-Efficacy Upon Career/Field Persistence The purpose of this study is to examine the conditions contributing to the underrepresentation of female leaders in the STEM education system. This research will take the form of a qualitative phenomenological study to explore […]

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SEHD/SPA Ed Policy Networking Event about Family Separation at the Border Featured in CU Denver News

Family separation at the border and in Denver, an increasingly common experience for many Latinx children and their families, has far reaching and negative impact on all members of the family.  On December 2, the Fall Education Policy Networking Series hosted by the School of Education & Human Development and the School of Public Affairs, […]

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Scott Mcleod to Keynote Wisconsin State Education Convention

The SEHD’s own Scott Mcleod is keynoting the 2020 Wisconsin Association of School Boards State Education Convention in January. The Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB) is dedicated to serving as an advocate for education and students. A non-profit organization, the WASB seeks to advance education through supporting the tradition of local school board control […]

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