Gevirtz School in the News

  • Tuesday, October 24, 2017 • Education Week

    In this essay Hunter Gehlbach proposes that teachers focus primarily on students' social connectedness, motivation, and self-regulation.

  • Monday, October 23, 2017 • EdSource

    An article about high school graduation rates in California quotes Emeritus Professor Russell Rumberger as a source; Rumberger claims poverty is too big an obstacle for some students to overcome.

  • Friday, October 20, 2017 • Paso Robles Daily News

    A profile of alumna Susana A. Lopez (Ph.D., CCSP '14) and her psychological work on the Central Coast.

  • Friday, October 20, 2017 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An interview with Kelly Keene, Teacher Education Program alumna, who has been selected as a 2018 Distinguished New Educator by the Santa Barbara County Education Office.

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2017 • UCSB GradPost

    An article about UC Santa Barbara welcoming two graduate transfer athletes to the Gaucho basketball team: Marcus Jackson and Leland King II. Jackson and King are students in the Department of Education.

  • Wednesday, October 4, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about a university program called Diversity Matters, encompassing a range of programming, highlights Dean Milem's upcoming lecture “How Can We Fulfill Higher Education’s Promise to Prepare Its Citizens for an Increasingly Diverse Democracy?” at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, in the MultiCultural Center.

  • Monday, October 2, 2017 • Public.Now

    A story about the UC Santa Barbara program the ONDAS Student Center (Opening New Doors to Academic Success), which helps ease the transition to college for first-generation students. The director of ONDAS is Malaphone Phommasa, director of academic success initiatives for the College of Letters & Science, Division of Undergraduate Education, and Gevirtz School alumna (Ph.D., Department of Education '16).

  • Tuesday, September 26, 2017 • UCSB GradPost

    An article about new Ph.D. in Education student Krista Lucas.

  • Saturday, September 16, 2017 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about the upcoming Dean's Lecture on Education, Diversity and Democracy.

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017 • University of Hawai'i News

    An article about the publication of Drop that Chalk! A Guide ot Better Teaching at Universities and Colleges (Rowman 2017), published by GGSE alumna Marie Iding and emeritus dean R. Murray Thomas (his last book--it is published posthumously).

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017 • The Balance Sheet

    An article about the Storyteller Children's Center in Santa Barbara, which helps homeless and at-risk toddlers achieve kindergarten readiness. The project was recently evaluated by Michael Furlong and other CCSP researchers and found highly effective.

  • Sunday, September 3, 2017 • New York Times

    An article about helping teachers develop empathy (versus handing out more suspensions) cites the work of Dr. Hunter Gehlbach at length.

  • Friday, September 1, 2017 • UC Santa Barbara Engineering

    An article about TEP alumnus Levi Miller as he begins teaching at the prestigious Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy.

  • Friday, August 25, 2017 • The National Memo

    An article about an Arizona federal judge striking down a state law banning ethnic studies programs as being racially discriminatory quotes Gevirtz School Dean Jeffrey Milem, who was a co-author of a study cited in the decision. That study showed how effective ethnic studies programs were in Arizona.

  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017 • Alternet

    An article about an Arizona federal judge striking down a state law banning ethnic studies programs as being racially discriminatory quotes Gevirtz School Dean Jeffrey Milem, who was a co-author of a study cited in the decision. That study showed how effective ethnic studies programs were in Arizona.

  • Monday, August 14, 2017 • PostSCWriP

    A direct link to the latest edition of the publication of the South Coast Writing Project, featuring work by Diane Siegal, Cynthia Carbone Ward, Tim Dewar, Anne Elrod Whitney, Jessica Mezzetta & Karen Polinsky, Aline Shapiro, Gaylene McPherson, Phil Levien, Nicole Wald, Ian Foutz, Veronica Gallardo, Lucia Lemieux, Beth Lindley, Monique Navarro, Shelly Savren, and Lou Spaventa.

  • Tuesday, August 8, 2017 • BYU Radio

    A radio interview with CCSP's Andres Consoli on the show "Top of the Mind with Julie Rose" about a new handbook for therapists that includes lots of worksheets for kids and teens to do during therapy sessions and at home between meetings.

  • Monday, August 7, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about TEP alum Tommy Riparetti, a science communication fellow for the Nautilus Exploration Program.

  • Thursday, July 27, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about Dr. Ty Vernon becoming the director of the Koegel Autism Center.

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017 • The Week

    An essay about the transformative power of positive psychology and gratitude that features quotes from CCSP faculty Heidi Zetzer and Collie Conoley.

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017 • Alternet

    Dean Jeffrey Milem quoted in support of ethnic studies programs based on his research about the effectiveness of a Mexican American studies program in Arizona.

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017 • SFGate

    An article about the UC Regents appointing Michael Brown to be UC provost and executive vice president for Academic Affairs.

  • Tuesday, July 11, 2017 • Stanford Medicine News Center

    An article about Lynn Koegel leaving the Gevirtz School and joining the Stanford University School of Medicine.

  • Friday, June 30, 2017 • The University Record

    An article about the work of CCSP researcher Lauren Reed that examined the impact of gender on high schoolers' experience of digital dating abuse behaviors, which include use of cell phones or internet to harass, control, pressure or threaten a dating partner.

  • Tuesday, June 13, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about Andres Consoli's new co-authored book “CBT Strategies for Anxious and Depressed Children and Adolescents: A Clinician’s Toolkit” (The Guilford Press, 2017).

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