Share Feedback on Colorado’s ESSA Plan

Below is information on how to provide feedback on draft state ESSA plan.  Public comment opens today and closes on Friday, March 10, 2017. ==================================  To:          ESSA State Plan Stakeholders From:    Patrick Chapman, Executive Director, Federal Programs Unit. Date:     February 10, 2017 Re:         Notice Inviting Public Comment –The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Colorado State […]

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Hiring News

I am very pleased to announce that Scott Bauer and Anayeli Lopez will be joining the SEHD in August 2017.  Scott will be coming in as Associate Dean for Advanced Education and Doctoral Programs and Anayeli as an Assistant Professor in HDFR.   Congratulations to the Search Committees for 2 successful searches!  Thank you to […]

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Office of Research Services (ORS) | 2016 CU Denver Nobel Prize Series

All presentations/discussions will be in the Jerry Wartgow Welcome Center, Room 1300, in the Student Commons Building — enter through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions (Suite 1007) across from Qdoba — this is at the Speer end of the Student Commons Building.  All presentations/discussions are at Noon on Fridays. (Light refreshments will be provided; bring […]

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Ideology Not Evidence: What We (Don’t) Know about Independent Teacher Preparation Programs

BOULDER, CO (September 8, 2016) – Advocacy groups and self-proclaimed social entrepreneurs are working aggressively to deregulate the preparation of teachers and to expand independent, alternative routes into teaching. The policy push is so powerful that it raises a real possibility that the nation may dismantle its university system of teacher education and replace much […]

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ARTICLE | Political meddling in teacher education needs to stop

Teacher education is a highly scrutinised area. Australia, for example, has had a steady stream of reviews over the past 25 years. These reviews usually examine the available research literature (mostly as it is filtered through reports by think-tanks and various multinationals and global organisations) and set up mechanisms for sampling professional, political and public […]

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Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) – Mini Grant Application

DUE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD @ 5:00PM | This Mini Grant Program represents a second round of CU Denver Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) grants administered by the Office of Undergraduate Experiences in 2016. UROP is a competitive program designed to financially support undergraduate research, most broadly understood as including all scholarly and creative activities. UROP […]

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