Gevirtz School in the News

  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 • UCSB GradPost

    A profile of CCSP student Ida Taghavi, just named a Graduate Division and Career Services Graduate Career Peer.

  • Monday, March 12, 2018 • Bisexual Resource Center

    A profile of Dr. Tania Israel focusing on her research on bisexuality.

  • Thursday, March 8, 2018 • Science and Children

    An article by Associate Professor Danielle Harlow and graduate student Alexandria Hansen that explores how school maker faires blend Next Generation Science Standards goals with the concepts of the Maker Movement.

  • Wednesday, March 7, 2018 • NPR

    An article about Shane Jimerson's and Michael Furlong's work on a "Call for Action to Prevent Gun Violence in the United States of America."

  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about United Way of Santa Barbara County introducing the new Santa Barbara group of Women United at a recent luncheon Monday; one of the event's keynote speakers was alumna Tina McEnroe of the Mcenroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic.

  • Friday, March 2, 2018 • Simi Valley Acorn

    An article about a high school using restorative justice instead of suspensions cites the research of Russ Rumberger's California Dropout Research Project.

  • Sunday, February 25, 2018 • KSBY TV

    An article that mentions Tina McEnroe (founder of the McEnroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic) will be a keynote speaker for a launch event for a new local group of Women United. These women are part of a global network of leaders and influencers.

  • Saturday, February 24, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about UCSB's First Alumni day of Service focuses on the work GGSE alumni, faculty, staff, and students did at the Harding University Partnership School.

  • Thursday, February 15, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article aobut a new local group, Women United, that will feature Tina McEnroe, founder of McEnroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic, as one of its keynotes speakers at its launch event 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at the Hotel Californian.


  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 • Click2Houston

    An article about research by Michael Gottfried that claims children who took the bus were 3 percent less likely to be chronically absent or miss 10 or more days of school than students who walked, biked or were driven.

  • Sunday, February 11, 2018 • Sun Journal

    An article about the "culture of passing" in Washington D.C. schools cites the work of Michael Gottfried on absenteeism.

  • Thursday, February 8, 2018 • Houston Chronicle

    An article about the "culture of passing" in Washington D.C. schools cites the work of Michael Gottfried on absenteeism.

  • Thursday, February 8, 2018 • Fatherly

    An article about the research done by the Dept. of Education's Michael Gottfried, with Shawn Dougherty of the University of Connecticut, examing chronic absenteeism--its costs and possible ways to prevent it from happening.

  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018 • The Daily Nebraskan

    An article about Goal Focused Positive Psychotherapy, which was authored by Mike Scheel, University of Nebraska professor of educational psychology, along with Collie Conoley from CCSP.

  • Monday, February 5, 2018 • The Section on Positive Psychology

    Department of Counseling, Clinical and School Psychology student Meg Boyer - the 2017 winner of the Section on Postive Psychology Student Research Award - is interviewed.

  • Thursday, February 1, 2018 • Gay Star News

    An article that examines the challenges bisexual people face, and how they need the support of gay and lesbian people, features an interview with Tania Israel from CCSP.

  • Monday, January 29, 2018 • Public Now

    An article about the Santa Barbara Public Library partnering with the Koegel Autism Center to present highly engaging and informative content to the local community in the monthly Autism Seminar & Discussion (ASD) Series, which will take place the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Faulkner Gallery at Central Library, 40 E Anapamu.

  • Thursday, January 25, 2018 • WDTV

    A tv story about a research project by Michael Gottfried that shows students who took the bus to school were less likely to be chronically absent.

  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about former Department of Education graduate student Richard Gearhart, who has been named co-anchor of KSBY News at 6, 10 and 11 p.m.

  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018 • Providence Business News

    An article about Department of Education doctoral candidate Levi Maaia, who along with Linda Maaia, have founded a consultancy for independent telecommunications providers, Maaia Communications.

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2018 • Uloop

    A paper co-authored by the Department of Education's Michael Gottfried examined the extent to which students with disabilities in New York City middle schools feel included within their school environments.

  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about the program "Promoting Resilience in the Wake of Local Disasters," featuring professors from the Gevirtz School. The evening is one response to help the Santa Barbara community after the Thomas Fire and subsequent floods and mudslides in Montecito. The free event is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, in the New Vic Theatre, 33 W. Victoria St.

  • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 • Harvard Business Review

    An article co-written by Hunter Gehlbach about a study at Georgia State University, where his team investigated a test case where AI assisted high school students in their transition to college, helping them to navigate the many twists and turns along the way.

  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017 • The Conversation

    An article by graduate student Jay Plasman about the research he and the Department of Education's Michael Gottfried conducted. Their results argue that taking career and technical education classes in high school increases students' odds of graduating on time, but doesn't improve their chances of enrolling in college.

  • Monday, November 13, 2017 • The Straits Times

    Emerita professor Rebecca Zwick quoted in an article about what it takes to get admitted into colleges.