Gevirtz School in the News

  • Monday, January 20, 2020 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    A story about the Santa Barbara County Psychological Association (SBCPA) holding its annual board installation and presenting its 2020 Legacy Awards mentions that Heidi Zetzer was given the Legacy Award for Mentoring and Clinical Supervision and that Anna Krasno was named a social committee chair.

  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020 • City-County Observer

    Emeritus Professor Russell Rumberger is quoted in a story about graduation rates and rate reporting at an Indianapolis high school.

  • Friday, December 20, 2019 • NBC News

    An article about the documentary The Pushouts, featuring Victor Rios of Sociology and Rebeca Mireles-Rios of Education, which air s on PBS on Friday, Dec. 20, as part of Latino Public Broadcasting’s VOCES series.

  • Tuesday, December 17, 2019 • The Counseling Psychologist Podcast

    Dr. Alison Cerezo and her co-authors Ms. Meredith Holmes and Mx. Derek Ching discuss the TCP article "Minority Stress and Drinking: Connecting Race, Gender Identity, and Sexual Orientation" in an episode of The Counseling Psychologist podcast series. The podcast is hosted by Editor Elect Bryan Kim, a GGSE alumnus.

  • Thursday, December 12, 2019 • Tania Israel's Website

    This post features both a video of Congressman Salud Carbajal presenting Dr. Tania Israel with the award and a video of Israel's acceptance speech, calling for all of us to realize our inner Woman of the Year.

  • Wednesday, December 4, 2019 • Education Week

    A blog post by the Department of Education's Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj, who has taken over Rick Hess's Straight Up Blog for the week.

  • Tuesday, December 3, 2019 • PBS.ORG

    An article about the documentary The Pushouts, featuring Victor Rios of Sociology and Rebeca Mireles-Rios of Education, which will air on PBS on Friday, Dec. 20, as part of Latino Public Broadcasting’s VOCES series.

  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 • UCSB Current

    An article about Destination College Advising Corps--a program that puts recent college graduates to work as advisers in underserved high schools--mentions that it hopes to connect its advisers to the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, where they hope the advisers will expand their leadership development in K12 and/or higher education. The article also quotes Dept. of Education alumna Dr. Micaela Morgan, K-12 programs director for the UCSB Office of Educational Partnerships.

  • Friday, November 15, 2019 • ABC News

    Dr. Erika Felix is quoted in a story that discusses who to provide mental health support to people who have been present for shootings like the recent one at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita.

  • Thursday, November 7, 2019 • Santa Barbara Independent

    An article about the PEAC Community Fellows program in TEP, particularly featuring Alejandrina and Maria Lorenzano.

  • Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • Chalkbeat

    An article about the pressures felt by students applying for NYC high school admissions cites the work of Associate Professor Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj, which suggests the city should consider the experiences of counselors to make the process smoother and improve outcomes.

  • Monday, October 28, 2019 • School Library Journal

    An article about how to engage non-talkative students features the research of Department of Education Assistant Professor Rachel Lambert. In particular Lambert has focused her work in math education on improving experiences for students on the margins—particularly those with disabilities—by focusing on equitable talking time.

  • Wednesday, October 2, 2019 • KCRW

    A radio news piece about the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy features its director Amir Abo-Shaeer, TEP alumnus.

  • Wednesday, October 2, 2019 • Santa Barbara Independent

    An article about TEP alumna Kim Johnson (SST Mathematics, M.Ed. '99) and her work with her husband Jack funding the Explore Ecology initiative, which is hosting the Santa Barbara Edible Education Symposium on October 11 and 12.

  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019 • Philadelphia Inquirer

    The Department of Education's Michael Gottfried is quoted in a story about the perils of truancy.

  • Thursday, September 19, 2019 • Santa Barbara Independent

    An article about the Santa Barbara program Notes for Notes references a study by CCSP doctoral student Joshua Sheltzer that found that the continued exposure to music in the studio setting helped young people develop critical social and performance skills, and perhaps more important, a greater sense of self-confidence and identity.

  • Wednesday, September 18, 2019 • HeyTutor

    UC Santa Barbara was named the 4th most diverse large public university according to a HeyTutor analysis of National Center for Education Statistics Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

  • Wednesday, September 18, 2019 • East Bay Express

    An article about The Pushouts--which features Dr. Victor Rios of Sociology and Dr. Rebeca Mireles-Rios of Education--as the film is about to air on PBS.

  • Wednesday, September 4, 2019 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about four Santa Barbara Unified School district alumni, all recent local college graduates, are inaugurating an innovative program that funds teacher training at UCSB for positions in Santa Barbara-area classrooms.

  • Tuesday, September 3, 2019 • Telemundo 52

    A video news item that features TEP alum Henry Galdámez (M.Ed., SST Mathematics '11) explaining the power of robotics, computing, and coding in junior high education.

  • Tuesday, September 3, 2019 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about students in the Santa Barbara Unified School District showing improvement in their emotional and behavioral health over the past year as a result of mental health services provided by the Family Service Agency and the Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse states that CCSP's Erika Felix performed the external evaluation of the services.

  • Tuesday, August 27, 2019 • East Oregonian

    A story about students riding a school bus early to school cites the research of Michael Gottfried that shows that when kindergarteners ride the bus to school, they miss fewer days and reduce their chances of being chronically absent, and have a higher chance at success in later grade levels.

  • Friday, August 23, 2019 • UCSB Current

    An article about PIPELINES (Problem-based Initiatives for Powerful Engagement and Learning In Naval Engineering and Science) discusses how its founding group included Professors Judith Green and Diana Arya, from the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, who studied the program design and learning experience with the ultimate goal of understanding how programs like PIPELINES support the development of student participants.

  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019 • Spectrum News 1

    A video segment featuring CCSP's Erika Felix, who joined The Beat on Spectrum News 1 with advice on how to talk with children and how to cope with our own emotions after mass shootings.

  • Friday, July 19, 2019 • CNBC Make It

    UC Santa Barbara chosen as one of the U.S. colleges that pay off the most in a ranking that spotlights 50 schools that provide students the highest average salaries for their tuition dollars. The UCSB write up says, "UCSB is known for its engineering, education and environmental studies programs."

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