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    Democracy project to strengthen student civic engagement

    New initiative will curate civic education materials to help students achieve California State Seal of Civic Engagement.

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    Professor Courtney Malloy PhD ’03 on bridging the gap between research and practice

    Effective collaboration between educational researchers and practitioners can help solve intractable problems in our schools and communities.

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    Annual education conference takes a deep dive into cultivating education equity

    National conference features 68 USC Rossier scholars.

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    In the science classroom, agency matters

    Students who learn how to advocate for themselves in STEM classes see big benefits—and new research from USC Rossier professor Erika Patall hints that this could be a way to promote student retention.

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    Shifting identity and finding grace

    Long Beach City College and Pullias Center collaborate on an initiative to provide a new educational horizon to gang-associated youth.

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    Brendesha Tynes on the digital equity gap

    Associate professor of education and psychology discusses growing up in Detroit, the new app she’s developing and the effects of videos depicting racial violence

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    Brain study suggests how students learn from mistakes

    An fMRI-based study of error-monitoring shows that students who are focused on monitoring their own learning process, rather than on getting right answers, learn better over time.

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    What’s it like to be a doctoral student?

    Being a doctoral student is an experience like no other. As the highest level of scholarship within education, you’ll experience academic rigor, have to navigate personal challenges, and maintain exceptional...

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    Game on

    To boost the number of low-income and first-gen students attending college, researcher Zoë Corwin unlocks the power of play.