SEHD’s new study abroad opportunity with Prof. Ruben Viramontez Anguiano featured in CU Denver TODAY

Dr. Ruben Viramontez Anguiano well understands the dilemmas faced by today’s aspiring first-generation college students. The son of immigrant parents and a former first-gen student himself, Anguiano learned how to navigate through the world of academic admissions, scholarships, and higher education classes to successfully earn his doctorate degree in human development and family studies. Ultimately, […]

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SEHD Undergraduate Learning Communities Featured in CU Denver TODAY

Learning communities bolster student success New SEHD options support college graduation goals, friendships and educational experiences The School of Education & Human Development (SEHD) has started two new learning communities for undergraduate students: the Curious Teacher Learning Community, focused on changing lives through teaching in culturally and linguistically diverse settings, and the bilingual Familias y Justicia, or Families and Justice Learning Community, focused on effectively serving culturally and linguistically diverse individuals and families. What is a learning […]

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AACTE 70th Annual Conference

The Diversified Teaching Workforce (DTW) Topical Action Group has convened a group of national leaders at colleges and universities across the United States to spotlight and explore innovative efforts for addressing racial/ethnic teacher diversity across five key areas: recruitment and retention, teacher preparation, mentorship, induction and professional development, and advocacy. Recognizing the need to create […]

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Universities tackle Colorado’s teacher shortage

Graduating more teachers from universities in Colorado is one of four key strategies outlined in the Colorado Department of Higher Education’s new strategic plan to address the rapidly growing shortage of public school teachers statewide. And doing that requires more partnerships between universities and school districts, said Kim Hunter Reed, CDHE’s executive director. “We’re talking […]

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University of Colorado Denver: Serving career changers and older adults

“This is an opportunity to work and continue to earn.”   Rebecca Kantor is the dean of the University of Colorado Denver School of Education & Human Development. The University of Colorado Denver has created and is expanding programs that support all three. It’s CU Denver’s way of addressing the state’s growing teacher shortage. “The […]

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