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Faculty Practitioners

August 3rd, 2020

How schools should teach in a pandemic, according to research

Nearly 500 education scholars sign call to action, with recommendations for going forward

June 11th, 2020
Protests against police brutality began worldwide in late May after video footage showing Minneapolis police officers killing George Floyd, an unarmed Black man. (Photo <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/legalcode">licensed</a> under Flickr Creative Commons via user <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/kareneliot/50017263797/">Karen Eliot</a>.)

Community colleges partner with USC against racism

The USC Race and Equity Center is forming a partnership with more than 50 California community colleges

April 13th, 2020
A new report examines some of the most pressing questions district leaders have had about meeting the needs of students during the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to support online learning during COVID-19 pandemic

A new report offers guidance to school districts straining to adjust

Posted in Research
March 16th, 2020
More than 80 principals from the Los Angeles Unified School District represent the inaugural cohort of the LAUSD Racial Equity Leadership Academy. (Photo/Steve Cohn)

Los Angeles principals go all in on racial equity

Through the USC Race and Equity Center, LAUSD leaders are getting vulnerable

September 12th, 2018
Gale Sinatra
Gale

New grant funds augmented-reality work with La Brea Tar Pits

Discoveries from the iconic excavation site will be the linchpin in an effort to understand how to most effectively use AR technology.

Posted in People
February 14th, 2018
Jonathan Han speaking with local high school students

What is college really like? L.A. high schoolers have questions

Sixth annual College Access Day gives chance for dialogue, answers and a sense of belonging

January 12th, 2018
William Tierney, Shaun Harper, Morgan Polikoff and Estela Mara Bensimon

Think tank recognizes public scholarship of four Rossier profs

Annual rankings from American Enterprise Institute emphasize influence

Posted in Awards, People
November 8th, 2017
Eloy Ortiz Oakley

Hiring institute presses case for equity in faculty hiring

An event held by the Center for Urban Education offered tools for California colleges

September 27th, 2017
USC Rossier School of Education
Professor

New center to explore intersection of tech, schools and race

The research center will focus on the developmental needs and strengths of underrepresented students

Posted in Rossier News
March 1st, 2017
Estela Mara Bensimon

Bensimon named to the National Academy of Education

Director of Center for Urban Education recognized as champion for equity

Posted in Awards, People, Rossier News