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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Franci Crepeau-Hobson Featured on the American Psychological Association

Franci Crepeau-Hobson Wants to Improve School Safety Franci Crepeau-Hobson, PhD, associate professor and director of clinical training in the School Psychology Program at the University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver), is working on several fronts to address suicide, which is the leading cause of death for teenagers in Colorado, and second nationwide. “Every day, folks […]

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Scott Bauer featured in Trustee Table Podcast

Leading Change with the Trustee Trifecta – Strategy, Change Theory, and Accountability In this episode, Dr. Scott Bauer, professor and associate dean for advanced education and doctoral programs in the School of Education and Human Development at the University of Colorado Denver, discusses how boards can think about planned change more strategically using research-based practices, […]

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Dr. Sofía Chaparro Selected as 2019 TIRF Alatis Prize Recipient

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 TIRF James E. Alatis Prize for Research on Language Planning and Policy in Educational Contexts. Dr. Nelson Flores, Associate Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, and Dr. Sofía Chaparro, Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado Denver, have been named as the winners of TIRF’s 2019 […]

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