Spring 2015 CATALYST The Magazine of the UC Davis School of Education
This Spring 2015 issue of the UC Davis School of Education’s
biannual Catalyst magazine highlights research news,
updates on faculty and alumni, and includes a special report
detailing the impact of scholarships on our 2014-15 student
the magazine here.
Featured research includes a focus on bilingualism and second
language learning; the efficacy of online learning in higher
education; gaming and its connection to health and nutrition
learning among youth; and citizen science.
We also offer summaries and links to presentations on the power
of hip-hop and the future of teacher education from our
Distinguished Educational Thinkers series speakers, as well as
profiles on alumni, faculty, students and one very special
long-time advisor to the School, Jorge Ayala.