Gevirtz School in the News

  • Friday, February 1, 2019 • PACE

    A policy memo written by the Department of Education's Michael Gottfried and Ethan Hutt (of University of Maryland, College Park) summarizes a multifaceted, multidisciplinary examination of what they have learned about how schools measure and reduce absenteeism and what we need to know going forward as California and other states hold schools and districts accountable for students’ absences.

  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019 • KEYT TV3

    A story about the Fellowship Breakfast for 2018-19 students awarded fellowships.

  • Monday, January 14, 2019 • Pacific Standard

    An article that discusses research conducted by Hunter Gehlbach and his team that suggests to convince a conservative of climate change it is best to first establish the value of science in general.

  • Monday, January 14, 2019 • WAMU 88.5 / NPR

    An NPR radio program looking at what will hapen when California faces "The Big One"--a devastating earthquake--featues CCSP's Dr. Maryam Kia-Keating considering the pychological ramifications of such a massive disaster.

  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019 • Reimagining Migration (UCLA)

    An interview with CCSP's Maryam Kia-Keating, discussing ways educators can help the social and emotional and educational needs of immigrant students and their peers.

  • Thursday, January 3, 2019 • Have You Heard (podcast)

    The podcast Have You Heard looks at the replication crisis in the social sciences and why education research is particularly susceptible to the problem of illusory results. Special guest, the GGSE's Hunter Gehlbach.

  • Wednesday, December 26, 2018 • Los Angeles Times

    An article about impactful books of 2018 mentions that GGSE affiliated faculty member Jeffrey Stewart won a National Book Award for The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke.

  • Monday, December 17, 2018 • Amigos 805

    An article about local education experts--including the GGSE's Jin Sook Lee--discussing how effective bilingual instruction plans help raise GPAs and reduce dropout rates during a recent forum presented by United Way of Santa Barbara County.

  • Monday, December 17, 2018 • The Bottom Line, UC Santa Barbara

    A video news story with Dr. Maryam Kia-Keating of CCSP, duscussing how to cope after natural disasters.

  • Friday, December 14, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about local education experts--including the GGSE's Jin Sook Lee--discussing how effective bilingual instruction plans help raise GPAs and reduce dropout rates during a recent forum presented by United Way of Santa Barbara County.

  • Monday, December 10, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    This article describes the School's Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Clinic and talks about the Clinic's Director, Miya Barnett, giving a presentation as part of the November 29 Fast & Curious evening.

  • Friday, November 30, 2018 • Education Dive

    An article that references a study by Jacob Kirksey and Michael Gottfried that discovered the "mere exposure" to classmates in previous years can increase students' comfort levels in school due to there being a certain level of familiarity already developed.

  • Tuesday, October 30, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    A profile of TEP alumni Andy Osiadacz, recently selected as a Santa Barbara County Distinguished New Educator.

  • Tuesday, October 30, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about a recent NSF grant awarded to MOXI and Department of Education Associate Professor Danielle Harlow.

  • Thursday, October 25, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    A profile about TEP alumna Mandi de Witte, recently named 2019 Santa Barbara County Teacher of the Year.

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 • KEYT TV3

    A video news story about a School Safety Forum features Dr. Erika Felix of CCSP.

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • UCSB Current

    In a story about help launching and sponsoring a student farm at UCSB--the new Edible Campus program--with her husband Jack Johnson, Kim Johnson points out how she's an alumna of the Teacher Education Program.

  • Thursday, October 4, 2018 • UCSB Current

    An article about an interdisciplinary research team from UCSB that includes Hunter Gehlbach from the Department of Education. The group is creating a survey for Montecito residents to gauge disaster preparedness behaviors.

  • Sunday, September 30, 2018 • The Journal Times

    An article about students having to walk to school in cold Wisconsin winters cites the work studying the correlation between riding a schoolbus and missing fewer days of school conducted by the Department of Education's Michael Gottfried.

  • Wednesday, September 19, 2018 • WalletHub

    CCSP's Maryam Kia-Keating is the expert interviewed about education in this article about best places to live in California.

  • Monday, September 17, 2018 • Southern California Evaluation Association Website

    A profile of Department of Education alumna Nida Rinthapol.

  • Tuesday, September 11, 2018 • Brown Center Chalkboard (Brookings)

    An article by the Department of Education's Hunter Gehlbach and Lindsay C. Page (University of Pittsburgh) about their research exploring ways to use AI to increase college enrollment and fight summer melt.

  • Thursday, August 30, 2018 • Monitor on Psychology

    An article about the long-term outcomes of survivors of mass shootings cites the research of Erika Felix, from a study she conducted after the 2014 Isla Vista tragedy.

  • Monday, August 27, 2018 • Aleteia

    An article about a Fordham Institute study conducted by the GGSE's Michael Gottfried and Jacob Kirksey that suggests private and public schools could learn a lesson from parochial schools about self-discipline.

  • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 • SheKnows

    Both CCSP associate professor Andrés Consoli and CCSP alumna Mercedes Fernández Oromendia are quoted in a story that makes the argument for bilingualism in families.

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