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  • A staff member in UD Center for Research Use in Education reads books with a child in the reading room of UD's Education Resource Center.

    Rethinking Connections Between Research and Practice

    March 18, 2019

    The use of educational research in practice is complex, notes Elizabeth Farley-Ripple, associate professor in the University of Delaware (UD) School of Education (SOE), and her coauthors in the opening paragraph of “Rethinking Connections Between Resea …

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  • A teacher works with a member of UD's Professional Development Center for Educators at a table in her classroom.

    Building Research-Practice Partnerships

    March 18, 2019

    Collaborative partnerships between practitioners in school districts and researchers in universities have the potential to address real-world issues in education by bridging the divide between research and practice. But, how do we build and maintain a …

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  • Blue Hens Garner Postseason Accolades

    March 18, 2019

    RICHMOND, Va. – Three Blue Hens were recognized by the Colonial Athletic Association for their outstanding performances throughout the regular season. Junior Samone DeFreese garnered CAA All-Second Team honors while freshman Jasmine Dickey was selected …

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  • This graphic advertises our online graduate program open houses in teacher leadership, literacy, and exceptional children and youth on February 4, March 5, and April 9, 2019.

    Online Graduate Open Houses

    March 4, 2019

    The School of Education’s online graduate education program is ranked in the top 50 online programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. We hope you can join us for one of our virtual open houses on our teacher leadership, literacy, or excep …

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  • New endowed professorship

    March 1, 2019

    “There is no great university without a great faculty,” said former University of Delaware President David P. Roselle nearly 15 years ago. “Endowed professorships are an important way to support a great faculty, because they are helpful in recruiting a …

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  • Where Play and Learning Meet

    February 27, 2019

    What can kindergarteners gain from play-based learning? In a new documentary from the Institute of Education Sciences (IES), Roberta Golinkoff highlights the advantages of a play-based approach to kindergarten and shares her research on the cognitive a …

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  • Women’s Leadership Conference

    February 25, 2019

    Less than one week after the 2019 Women’s March, women at the helm of education and politics in Delaware gathered at Dover Downs Conference Center for the first annual Women’s Leadership Conference Delaware, hosted by the University of Delaware’s Delaw …

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  • This image shows UD alumni Joseph Jones and T.J. Vari, administrators in the New Castle County Vocational Technical School District and Appoquinimink School District, respectively, with their new book on UD's campus. Their new book, Candid and Compassionate Feedback, is available through Routledge.

    Candid conversations strengthen schools

    February 15, 2019

    University of Delaware alumni Joseph Jones and T.J. Vari know what it takes to turn around struggling public schools. Jones earned a doctorate in education from UD in 2007 and Vari graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature and Secondary …

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  • Graphic advertising that the UD online education programs were ranked at number 46, up from number 214 the previous year, by US News and World Report in 2019.

    Online Masters in Education Ranked Top 50

    February 15, 2019

    The University of Delaware’s College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) rose 168 places to #46 in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Online Graduate Education rankings, which were released on January 15. The survey ranked a total of 299 on …

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  • Co-teachers teaching science at the College School

    CEHD Graduate Programs Open House November 9

    October 12, 2018

    Considering graduate school to help advance your career? Learn about our graduate programs within the School of Education, Human Development and Family Sciences, and several multi-disciplinary programs at one of our online or in-person CEHD Graduate Pr …

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