College of Education Events
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
The Art Theater in Champaign will be showing the PBS documentary "Tell Them We Are Rising" on Feb. 28, 2018. Dean James D. Anderson of the College of Education at Illinois is interviewed in the film, which covers the rise, influence, and evolution of America’s historically black colleges and universities.
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Societal pressure to publish new or novel research findings has contributed to public concerns and criticisms about the credibility of scientific studies. David Mellor, Project Manager at the Center for Open Science, will help educate researchers about reproducibility and transparency, ultimately producing research that is more effective at solving problems.
Monday, March 5, 2018
The 2018 Educators' Job Fair will offer a great opportunity for students to network and possibly interview with school districts and organizations that are looking for teacher candidates, education students, and school personnel positions.
Thursday, March 8, 2018
This webinar will focus on recognizing children's early communication signals and their importance in supporting early development.
Friday, March 9, 2018
Free admission. All are welcome!
Dr. Finelli will present research findings to answer some of these questions surrounding student-centered instruction and highlight implications for faculty wishing to overcome student resistance to active learning.
Please join Dean James D. Anderson and members of the Education Alumni Association as they honor this year's Distinguished Alumni and Young Alumni Achievement Award recipients from the College of Education at Illinois.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
This webinar will present information on the Superintendent program (CAS, EdD, PhD) offered by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, with admission Summer or Fall 2018.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
The Student Education Association at Illinois is hosting a panel featuring special education teachers from the Noble Network of Charter Schools in Chicago. Free pizza will be provided.
Monday, March 26, 2018
Woo-jeong Shim, an assistant professor in the Department of Education Policy, Organization & Leadership, will speak at this event.
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Luisa Maria Rosu will speak about the role of context-specific questions in the evaluations of STEM learning exchange programs.
Friday, March 30, 2018
Mathematics teacher Amar Patel will talk about how AP statistics can be taught, learned, and mastered without doing homework at this Friday Lunch Series event.
Dr. Rana Dajani, the founder of We Love Reading, will talk at this event at the College of Education at Illinois.