blog posts Attend the 2021 Global Education Symposium! Oct 18, 2021 4:00 pm95 views The Global Education Symposium, October 21-24, is a four-day event with opportunities to engage with scholars from around the world, engage in professional development activities, participate in informal networking activities, and more! Flu Shot Season--Get Yours Today! Oct 11, 2021 12:00 pm0 views McKinley Health Center is providing free seasonal flu shots to all students who have paid the health service fee, as well as to benefit eligible faculty, staff, and retirees. There are several locations across campus between now and the end of October. Don't delay! HRD Alumna Dr. Anjali Forber-Pratt Receives 2021 Harold Scharper Award from DRES Oct 8, 2021 2:15 pm0 views Named for the first paraplegic to attend the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, the Harold Scharper Award recognizes alumni who have received services from DRES and who have attained outstanding success and national or international distinction in their chosen business, profession, or life’s work. MSTE Friday Lunches Are Back (Virtually)! Oct 7, 2021 4:00 pm22 views MSTE Friday Lunches, which are open to the campus community as well as the general public, have happened since Spring 2007 and take place on most Fridays during the fall and spring semesters. C&I's Stephanie Smith Receives 2021 Outstanding Early Childhood Teacher Educator Award Oct 7, 2021 3:30 pm50 views Stephanie Smith, assistant professor of Curriculum & Instruction, has been named the 2021 Outstanding Early Childhood Teacher Educator from Taylor and Francis and the NAECTE Foundation. Meghan Burke Recipient of 2021 Illinois Developmental Therapy Association Fire Award Oct 4, 2021 6:00 pm35 views Congratulations to professor Meghan Burke, who was selected by the Early Intervention Training Program to receive the 2021 Illinois Developmental Therapy Association Fire Award. Faculty Conducting Community-engaged Research: Learn About the Community-Academic Scholars Initiative Sep 30, 2021 7:00 pm12 views By viewing the recorded info session, you will learn how this program can support your research and be better prepared for the upcoming project submission process. SPED Faculty Awarded New $1.2M OSEP Grant Sep 27, 2021 4:30 pm164 views Assistant professors Catherine Corr and Jessica Hardy are leading a project that has received significant funding from the Office of Special Education Programs. Racial Equity for Adult Credentials in Higher Ed: The REACH Collaborative Sep 22, 2021 2:30 pm0 views The Office of Community College Research and Leadership is a co-partner in the REACH Collaborative, which is focused on transforming credential pathways to associate degrees at community colleges to improve credential attainment and economic mobility for adult learners of color in six states. Hurry Up! Join IGlobal Virtual Study Abroad Program Sep 21, 2021 6:30 pm43 views The IGlobal program is aimed to provide opportunities for middle school students all around the globe to obtain and develop global citizenship by learning about the UN Sustainable Development Goals. We are actively looking for teachers, students, and administrators from middle schools and undergraduates who are interested in participating in a virtual study abroad internship program. All Are Invited to the Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Sep 21, 2021 1:30 pm47 views The Gies Access and Multicultural Engagement Team want to extend an invite to our College of Education neighbors to join us for our Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration scheduled for Wednesday, October 6 from 4 to 7 pm on the Sixth Street Lawn (the grassy area between BIF and KAM). ICYMI: Nancy Latham Appointed Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs Sep 17, 2021 12:00 pm23 views Dr. Nancy Latham has agreed to serve the College of Education as both the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs and Executive Director of the Council on Teacher Education (CoTE). Center for Children's Books Galley Giveaway Sep 17, 2021 11:15 am6 views Join the Center of Children’s Books on Monday, September 27, in the iSchool courtyard (501 E. Daniel Street) for our Galley Giveaway from noon to 6 p.m. Online Ed.D. Student Recognized as a Diversity Champion by Cal State University San Marcos Sep 15, 2021 8:00 pm26 views Ariel Stevenson, current online doctoral student in EPOL, has been recognized by her employer as a diversity champion. Register for SCD's Workshops for Learners Sep 14, 2021 12:15 pm50 views SCD's workshops for learners show you how to expand your creativity, empathy, and storytelling using human-centered design.These standalone sessions are free and open to students and staff at UIUC - all majors and disciplines welcome! You can attend in-person or virtually, though in-person capacity is limited.