In high school, Alexis Allen experienced education inequity firsthand. At UVA, she turned her frustration into action.
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February 17, 2021
How do we account for what students have lost academically during a year of pandemic schooling? Early data has begun to shed light on where student learning stands – and how to move forward.
February 05, 2021
In a virtual discussion with UVA President Jim Ryan, experts on the “digital divide” explored how lack of internet access creates major barriers to education, health care, and more. Here are three key takeaways.
February 01, 2021
In an era of extreme polarization, following the most contentious presidential election in modern history, what does productive political dialogue look like?
January 06, 2021
Build stronger relationships with the teens and pre-teens in your life by understanding these four underlying developmental needs that drive adolescent behavior.
December 16, 2020
A statewide partnership aims to build a well-connected network of school mental health professionals by pairing graduate trainees with under-resourced school divisions.
October 28, 2020
UVA researchers worked with the state Department of Education to complete the first in-depth examination of teacher working conditions in Virginia.
September 24, 2020
A new cross-disciplinary project seeks to explore and celebrate linguistic diversity within the University student body, bringing an overlooked resource to the surface.
August 18, 2020
This summer, UVA experts and local educators held conversations and shared practical tips about educational equity in a virtual environment.
August 11, 2020
Amid a global pandemic and nationwide protests, one UVA research project has forged new virtual connections that bring lessons from civil-rights-era teachers to present-day educators.