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February 15, 2019

February 8, 2019

  • 2019 Fellowship Breakfast
    UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School held its 2018-19 Fellowship Breakfast on Wednesday, January 16 at The Club on the UCSB campus. The event was a school-wide celebration and recognition of the students who have received fellowships for the...

February 7, 2019

  • finger painting young student
    The teacher shortage in California has become dire. Just checkout the RAND report “Teacher Shortages in California: Status, Sources, and Potential Solutions” (Darling-Hammond, Sutcher, Carver-Thomas), which claims: “About 90% of principals...
  • Ann Kwong
    To say that Department of Education doctoral student Ann Wai-Yee Kwong is a passionate advocate in the fight for inclusive education (and work places) is practically an understatement. Last year she was invited to give two talks at the...

February 6, 2019

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January 8, 2019

  • Diana Chagolla
    This week we caught up with Diana Chagolla, a doctoral student in the Department of Education specializing in the area of Culture and Development; her advisor is Dr. Laura Romo. Diana obtained her bachelors degree in Sociology from San...

January 2, 2019

December 18, 2018

  • Alexis Spina and her husband
    This week we caught up with Alexis Deidre Spina, a doctoral student in the Department of Education with an emphasis in Math Education. She received her B.A. in Physics Education from the University of Delaware in 2007, and her M.Ed. in...

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November 8, 2018

  • crowd at Fast & Curious

    The audience at the February 2018 Fast & Curious event

    The next edition of the lecture series, “Fast & Curious: ED Talks from UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School,” will take place on Thursday, November 29 at 7 pm at the Faulkner Gallery at the Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 E. Anapamu St....

October 31, 2018

October 24, 2018

  • Jacob Kirksey at a May 2018 ExpandED talk
    This past spring, the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education School launched a new lecture series, “ExpandED: Broadening the Understanding of Today’s Educational Issues.” It’s similar to a number of on-going series such as the “Policy Goes...