Educational Research Bureau

Posted On October 3, 2013

The Educational Research Bureau supports students, faculty and staff in the College of Education with pre-award and post-award activities. We support educational researchers by assisting with searches for funding opportunities, aiding with proposal and budget development, providing consultation and instructional support for research design and providing post-award financial and reporting assistance. The bureau’s ongoing goals… more »

Soroui to discuss global adult literacy at Oct. 4 talk

Jaleh Behroozi Soroui, director of the American Institute for Research’s Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies, will give a presentation entitled, “Measuring the Literacy Competencies of the United States and 23 Other Countries,” on Oct. 4 from 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. in room 1030 of the College of Education (30 Pryor St., Atlanta).

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Education Researchers Receive $2.6 Million Grant To Create Innovation Hub on African American Children’s Literacy

Posted On September 13, 2013
Categories Research

College of Education Professor Julie Washington and Assistant Professor Nicole Patton-Terry have received a four-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to develop one of four national Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs – epicenters of research on learning disabilities.

Washington and Patton-Terry will focus on African American children in… more »

Urban Child Study Center

Posted On August 16, 2013

The College of Education’s Urban Child Study Center is an interdisciplinary research center that promotes the overall development and school success of children and youth in urban contexts through innovative, translational research that informs policy and practice. Leveraging the college’s and university’s talent and resources, the center focuses on children, families, schools and communities.

Center for Pediatric Locomotion Sciences

Posted On August 16, 2013

The mission of the Center for Pediatric Locomotion Sciences is to perform innovative, interdisciplinary research to improve the lives of children and adolescents with mobility disorders. Currently, the center is conducting exploratory research in four primary areas that challenge children: idiopathic toe walking, Down syndrome, lower limb amputation and cerebral palsy, and has already made… more »

The Center for School Safety, School Climate and Classroom Management

Posted On August 16, 2013

The Center for School Safety, School Climate and Classroom Management is an interdisciplinary research center that promotes basic and applied research and facilitates educational and outreach efforts. The center consists of faculty members representing a broad span of academic orientations including education, psychology, law, social work, criminal justice, nursing and policy development.

The center, which… more »

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