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May 11th, 2021
Jessica Pereira at Kāhala Beach in Honolulu. (Photo/Eugene Kam)

USC Rossier grad Jessica Pereira is helping students find their rhythm

Through ballet, this Trojan and dance director discovered a love for education

Posted in People
April 5th, 2021
John Brooks Slaughter has been appointed as a USC University Professor.

John Brooks Slaughter named a USC University Professor

The distinguished professor has been a leader in higher education and the U.S. government

Posted in People
March 30th, 2021
Photo by Rebecca Aranda

USC Rossier named a top graduate school in 2021 U.S. News rankings

USC Rossier has consistently finished as one of the top graduate schools of education in the annual rankings.

Posted in Awards
March 23rd, 2021
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Education Re(Open) to surface Los Angeles community’s best school ideas

USC Rossier’s Center EDGE has launched a new platform to harness innovative and timely solutions from the L.A. community.

March 19th, 2021

Schools spend millions on professional learning. How do we know it’s working?

A new study of math teacher professional development urges caution around defining effectiveness.

Posted in Research
March 17th, 2021
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Can higher education fix its social mobility issues?

A new grant-funded program envisions colleges putting more skin in the game to fix social mobility issues.

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
February 1st, 2021

USC Rossier and LAUSD announce teacher-preparation residency

Eligible Master of Arts in Teaching students to receive scholarship and stipend for commitment to urban schools in Los Angeles

Posted in Rossier News