The numbers are out for 2018, and
the School of Education is ranked 36th out of 265 education
schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report! This moves the
School up 15 rankings from last year, and is our highest ranking
to date. It’s a great affirmation of the commitment and hard work
of our faculty, students, staff, board and supporters.
Celebrate First UC Davis Give Day by Supporting Education
UC Davis is adding a new tradition
to Picnic Day this year: Give Day.Between noon on Friday, April
21 and 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, the UC Davis community has a
goal of inspiring as many people as possible to give to UC Davis.
We hope you’ll give to the School of Education!
Your gift doesn’t have to be large to be important. Every Aggie
counts! And some members of the School’s community have made
challenge gifts or matching gifts that can increase the impact of
your donation. Get
all the details online—and watch a video featuring
School of Education students and supporters.
Want more ways to celebrate your Aggie Spirit? Join us at the
Picnic Day Parade!Get volunteer information and sign up.
Join us for the Transformative
Justice in Education Center’s
Roundtable: Building Toward
Abolitionist Futures on Monday,
April 17 at 5 pm, UC Davis Student
Community Center. Learn about
panelists’ overlapping work in
movements and initiatives to decrease people’s reliance on
imprisonment and policing, to build dialogues and practices
capable of reducing sexual and gender violence, and to build
quality public educational access for people during imprisonment
and after release.
Credential Candidates Launch their Careers at Teacher Job
On April 1st, the School of
Education hosted another great annual Teacher Job Fair!
More than 100 of our teaching credential and master’s degree
students attended to meet representatives from 35
school districts. Districts conducted on-the-spot job
interviews, and a number of students received immediate job
stories from the participants in this new video, including
student Cameron Logie, who was one of those to receive a contract
offer that day.
Master’s Students Present Research
In March nearly 100 School of
Education master’s degree students presented their research at
the annual poster presentation in the UC Davis Conference
Center. Visit thephoto
gallery to see students in action!
A Thank You Message from Alumnus Juan Avelar
Juan Avelar (Cred. ‘16, MA ‘17)
talks about why he became a single subject social sciences
teacher and how much his scholarship has meant to him in this new