A new study from the University of Virginia’s Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning suggests that the background of the teachers in the front of pre-kindergarten classrooms can make a big difference.
Curry School of Education
It happens every summer: High school graduates decide not to go to college, even though they’ve already been accepted. It’s a particular problem for low-income students.
Inequality in American public education looms large in gifted education nationwide. While approximately 49 percent of public school students are minority students, they make up only about 40 percent of those in programs for gifted students.
The study, from UVA’s Curry School of Education, will help calculate how long an athlete should sit out before returning to action
The presence of threat assessment teams in Virginia’s public schools is making a positive impact, according to a report that analyzed the teams during the first year they were required by state law.
The University of Virginia is perhaps best known for the quality of its undergraduate student experience, but the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of graduate and professional programs underscores U.Va.’s qualities in those areas as well.