EDL Notice
New Graduate Program Approved to Prepare K12 Leaders and Administrators
The M.Ed. Educational Policy and Leadership has been approved effective Fall 2016. Applications will be accepted soon for January 2017 admissions. Informational meetings will be held September 8 and September 27 at 4:30pm. For more information contact Dr. Patti Chance.
Teacher teaching
What is Quality Teaching?
Dr. Michael Hansen, Brookings Scholar will present on September 29, 2016 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. in CEB 114. His presentation will focus on what we know about teacher quality measures, whether students have equal access to quality teaching, and the complexities of monitoring and managing the quality of the teacher workforce.
New UNLV Student Organization for Scholarly Writing
New UNLV Student Organization for Scholarly Writing
Dr. Margarita Huerta, Assistant Professor of English Language Learning, and doctoral students in the Department of Educational and Clinical Studies, have founded a chapter to support students interested in academic writing. Student Academic Authors (SAA) is open to all interested students. For more information, contact Kristin Withey. The first meeting is September 2 at 2:00 pm in the Student Union.
Students at work
The Success of Rebel Academy
Rebel Academy, a summer program that provides professional development for teacher candidates and learning experiences to 160+ middle school students, is recently featured in the media: [News Article 1] [News Article 2].


Michael Nussbaum
Dr. Michael Nussbaum, College of Education Professor, elected President-Elect of Division 15 of the American Psychological Association.
Marissa Owens
Mathew Love, Special Education doctoral student, completes a unique summer internship in Massachusetts.
Katie O'Hara
Alumna Dr. Kathleen S. O'Hara's dissertation research is selected as an exemplar by the What Works Clearinghouse of the Institute of Higher Education.
Sherry Tuliwa McKnight
Sherry Tuliwa McKnight, doctoral student, reflects on what being a Holmes Scholar means to her.