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March 11th, 2021
Shaun R. Harper

Shaun R. Harper elected to National Academy of Education

The founder of USC Race and Equity Center joins one of field’s most prestigious organizations.

Posted in Awards
February 12th, 2021
A middle school teacher works with students in a classroom, representing A New Vision for Schools
Photo by Allison Shelley for American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action

A New Vision for Schools (and Why Now Is the Time)

A New Vision for Schools is a series of stimulating web-hosted conversations addressing inequities in education and the COVID-19 pandemic.

February 2nd, 2021

Three philanthropists join USC Rossier board of councilors

The additions come from backgrounds in social justice and activism By Rossier Staff The USC Rossier School of Education has added three members to its Board of Councilors. Kenya Barris, Melanie Lundquist and Shamya Ullah have each agreed to serve a three-year term on the BOC, playing a significant role in program development and carrying […]

Posted in Rossier News
December 16th, 2020
A new study of Los Angeles teachers shows that access to learning remains a major issue nine months into the COVID-19 pandemic.

Teacher survey: Learning issues linger as pandemic drags on

A survey of Los Angeles teachers shows that many of the pandemic’s ongoing issues remain underaddressed

Posted in Research
November 24th, 2020
A survey of college presidents finds concern about public trust in admissions.

Survey on college admissions finds leaders have mixed reactions

Many college presidents haven’t taken much action in response to high-profile college admissions incidents.

Posted in Research
November 5th, 2020
Tatiana Melguizo
Dr. Tatiana Melguizo

Community college reform is working, but there’s much to do

Reform expert Tatiana Melguizo discusses community college legislation

Posted in Research
October 21st, 2020
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Survey: Low-income families strained by distance learning

Multi-generational efforts are helping overcome a lack of technological proficiency

Posted in Research
September 22nd, 2020
Estela Bensimon

For education leadership, Bensimon wins McGraw Prize

The prize recognizes scholars for higher education, pre-K-12 education and learning science achievement

Posted in Awards
September 3rd, 2020
Art by Heather Monahan/Cheeky Design

Bigger than ever, Scholars of Color lecture series hits year five

The 2020-21 series brings in 10 experts from all concentrations

Posted in Rossier News
August 19th, 2020

Brain study suggests how students learn from mistakes

An fMRI-based study of error-monitoring suggests how students might better learn from mistakes

Posted in Research