Nativity Miller – Final Defense

Apr 11 @ 9:30 LSC 1148 Investigating the CDE ELD Implementation Rubric and Needs Assessment of ELL Professional Development Standards for Principals and Teachers in the Weld RE8 School District This quality improvement study sought to identify the perceived implementation status on the Colorado Department of Education’s ELD program rubric. Additionally, identifying how the Weld […]

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Linda Van Doren, second year EdD student at SEHD, receives prestigious fellowship

All fellows will complete a research project focusing on postsecondary CTE and address topics including student success, labor market outcomes, business and industry partnerships, work-based learning, apprenticeships, transfer success, completion, and equity. Fellows will also explore other larger societal problems such as how it is less likely for some groups to participate in CTE and […]

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Thesis Final Defense – Theresa Rosasco

Implementation of Literacy Programming in Two Small Rural Elementary Schools Apr 12 @ 8:45 LSC 700 In a small rural Colorado school district, two elementary schools implement different literacy programs and are given the autonomy to continue their literacy programming. This study will use the Concerns Based Adoption Model (CBAM) to help school leaders in […]

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Ritu Chopra quoted in Chalkbeat about Training and Supervision of Paraprofessionals

Ritu Chopra, executive director of the PARAprofessional Resource and Research Center at the University of Colorado Denver, said one of the biggest issues in the broader special education field is paraprofessionals’ lack of training and the fact that they are inadequately supervised by licensed teachers. She said federal and state laws are lax on those […]

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