July 2022 Newsletter

A group of Upward Bound students walk across campusREEd Center is awarded more than $8.7 million in grants, Cynthia Carter Ching is named new associate dean, Rebecca Ambrose is named interim department chair, a new website with resources from School of Education experts on how COVID-19 has impacted education, and more news from the School of Education.


June 2022 Newsletter

Student in graduation regalia stands in front of Mondavi CenterGraduates and families celebrate commencement at the Mondavi Center, Jennifer Higgs is named a 2022 National Academy of Education Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow, Alexis Patterson Williams is appointed chair-elect for teacher education, representatives from the Bavarian State Parliament and Johannesburg University visit, and more news from the School of Education.

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May 2022 Newsletter

Give Day raises $340,000 for education, Maisha Winn awarded Stanford University Fellowship, Marcela Cuellar earns AERA award, three faculty promotions announced, Alexis Patterson Williams receives start-up award, Expanding Equity series to feature Erica Halverson May 11, and more news from the School of Education.

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March 2022 Newsletter

School of Education rises to 32nd place in national ranking, Give Day challenges to support scholarships, research centers and youth programs, EDU 100 students pair with counterparts in Mexico, registration opens for in-person graduation ceremony, webinar recordings are now available and more news from the School of Education.

Portrait of Dean Lauren Lindstrom speaking

February 2022 Newsletter

Dean Lindstrom’s appointment extended, the launch of College Corps, welcoming new board members, Danny C. Martinez is named Chancellor’s Fellow, dual enrollment’s potential for California high school students, Akirah J. Bradley-Armstrong Moves to VC Role at UCSC, Words Take Wing Presents David A. Robertson and more news from the School of Education.


December 2021 Newsletter

Two professionals wearing medical masks conversatingREEd Center’s Educational Talent Search program receives $4.8 million in new grants over five years, 2020 graduates return to campus for a make-up in-person ceremony, the California Superintendents Collaborative Network supports educational leaders, two teachers go above and beyond for students and communities in need, and more news from the School of Education.

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November 2021 Newsletter

Wheelhouse and California Education Lab release research on dual enrollment among high school students, Quarter at Aggie Square’s Transformative Justice Studies in Sacramento begins in-person classes, Dr. Car Mun Kok is appointed Director of College Opportunity Programs, and more news from the School of Education.


October 2021 Newsletter

Gift from alumni Sandi Redenbach and Ken Gelatt the School of Education will renovate and completely upgrade a classroom that will be named for them, the first class of Redwood SEED Scholars arrives to start their college experience, alumna Lina Mendez (PhD ’10) has been named the inaugural director of UC Davis Hispanic Serving Institution Initiatives, and more School news.


September 2021 Newsletter

School of Education faculty awarded more than $5 million in IES grants, the School receives the first PowerSchool Education Fund Award, Wheelhouse releases new research brief on community college leadership, Prof. Yuuko Uchikoshi appointed Undergraduate Program Chair, and more School news.


June 2021 Newsletter

The Class of 2021 celebrates with a virtual ceremony, the California Education Lab and Prof. Kevin Gee release research on the impact of COVID-19, Prof. Marcela Cuellar selected for a national fellows program, undergraduate researchers participate in a UC Davis conference, Prof. Lee Martin adapts a community engaged learning experience during the pandemic, and more School news.


May 2021 Newsletter

School of Education and UC Davis announce commencement plans, City Nature Challenge Sacramento nets more than 1,500 species, Profs. Gloria Rodriguez and Alexis Patterson Williams earn promotions, a round-up of the latest webinars now available online, and more School news.

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April 2021 Newsletter

Generous Give Day supporters shatter last year’s fundraising record, School of Education is ranked #37 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Danny C. Martinez receives $443,000 Spencer Foundation grant, faculty members honored by Academic Senate, and more School news.

Associate Professor Kevin Gee

February 2021 Newsletter

Kevin Gee earns Chancellor’s Fellow title, Board of Advisors names two new members, Transformative Justice in Education Center evaluates Black child advocacy movement, Wheelhouse publishes analysis of incarcerated students, and more School news.


January 2021 Newsletter

Anonymous alumna donates $150,000 to inspire others on Give Day, California Education Lab looks at school district responses to COVID-19, Wheelhouse releases analysis of two higher education pathways, the Center for Community and Citizen Science publishes a guide for planning community-based citizen science monitoring projects, and more School news.


December 2020 Newsletter

Webinars from the School of Education on strategies for preparing for the second half of the school year, race and class inequities in higher education, career transitions for youth with disabilities, neurodiversity and more.


November 2020 Newsletter

Beth Foraker efforts secure a $2.1 million U.S. Department of Education grant to create the first UC Davis four-year college program for students with intellectual disabilities, Quarter at Aggie Square launches inaugural Transformative Justice Studies curriculum, the School welcomes new Board of Advisors members John Bowes and Jennifer L. Johnson, and more School news.


September 2020 Newsletter

Road signWheelhouse Center releases research on community college responses to COVID-19 and movement against institutional racism, Margarita Jimenez-Silva named inaugural Chancellor’s Fellow for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Marcela Cuellar to evaluate first federal HSI grant received by UC Davis, Cassandra Hart receives Spencer grant to research impact of COVID-19 on community colleges, and more School news.


July 2020 Newsletter

California Education Lab partners with California Student Aid Commission on major study of COVID-19’s impact on college students, Associate Dean and Prof. Cynthia Carter Ching appointed UC Davis interim vice provost and dean of Undergraduate Education, Danny C. Martinez will serve as chair of the Graduate Group in Education, and more School news.


April 2020 Newsletter

A personal message from Dean Lauren Lindstrom during the COVID-19 pandemic about remote learning, the status of our academic programs, how the School of Education is supporting California’s education leaders, and Give Day plans


March 2020 Newsletter

Michal Kurlaender elected to National Academy of Education, School of Education faculty to lead new community-focused Quarter at Aggie Square Experiences, Dean Lauren Lindstrom honored with AERA Distinguished Researcher Award, and more School news

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