Awards

February 4th, 2022

Margaret Chidester EdD ’95 inducted into the 2022 Dean’s Superintendents Advisory Group Hall of Fame

Four EdD students awarded DSAG scholarships

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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.

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January 29th, 2021
Superintendent Gregory Franklin stands behind a podium at the annual DSAG awards dinner in 2020.

Gregory Franklin ’83, EdD ’97 inducted into DSAG Hall of Fame; four EdD students awarded scholarships

The annual DSAG awards honored excellence and achievement in school leadership.

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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

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July 22nd, 2020
Morgan Polikoff, an associate professor of education at USC Rossier

Ed policy expert honored for commitment to public discourse

Morgan Polikoff receives accolade for connecting education research to the public

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February 3rd, 2020
From left to right, Shane Craven, Heather Bojorquez, Dean Gallagher, Richard Noblett and Jerome Rucker. (Photo/Brian Morri, 211 Photography)

Welcoming USC Rossier’s new DSAG Scholars and Hall of Famer

Alumni honored for efforts in leadership and education at annual awards dinner By Kianoosh Hashemzadeh At this year’s Dean’s Superintendents Advisory Group (DSAG) awards dinner, held on Jan. 30 in Palm Springs, Calif., David Verdugo EdD ’05, who served as superintendent of schools for the Paramount Unified School District in Los Angeles for nine years, […]

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January 30th, 2020
USC Rossier Early Reading NCTQ

Teacher-prep watchdog praises USC Rossier early reading program

National Council on Teacher Quality gives school top marks in new report

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January 21st, 2020
Brendesha Tynes

$1 million award goes to USC prof to study digital literacy skills

Brendesha Tynes and associates win prestigious grant from the Spencer Foundation

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October 2nd, 2019
Shaun Harper

Higher ed group gives leadership award to USC Rossier scholar

Shaun R. Harper honored for bringing visibility to his field

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February 6th, 2019
All current and former superintendents in the Dean's Superintendents Advisory Group flank Dean Karen Symms Gallagher (center) at the organization's annual dinner, in Monterey, Calif. (Photo/Brian Morri)

At superintendents’ dinner, scholars stand on shoulders of giants

Three new scholarship recipients and a veteran district leader get recognized

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