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    The Moment Is Primed for Asynchronous Learning

    Sep 16, 2020
    Experts argue that asynchronous learning is a valuable tool, especially now. But it needs to be done in a thoughtful way to help students succeed.
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    What Makes an Excellent Online Educator?

    Aug 4, 2020
    As learning online proliferates amid the disruptive force of the COVID-19 pandemic, economic precarity, and school re-openings, forward-thinking educators across the globe are actively building welcoming virtual classroom “sanctuaries” and “refuges” for their students.
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    “They’re always there for you.”

    May 13, 2020 by Julia Cummings
    CU Denver’s NxtGEN Teacher Residency (NxtGEN) program in the School of Education & Human Development (SEHD) is much more than three years of paid teaching experience and teacher education courses followed by a final year-long residency in a school. It’s an opportunity for those who wish to receive forward-thinking mentorship from Dr. Tania Hogan, director of NxtGEN Teacher Residency, together with a cadre of award-winning teacher education faculty, school site teams and mentor teachers.
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    Digital Pedagogy Lab has Come to the SEHD!

    May 5, 2020 by Serwaa Adu-Tutu
    Digital Pedagogy Lab is an international event that offers hundreds of participants every year an exciting week of discussions and learning about digital pedagogy. The Lab is like a pedagogy “summer camp.” And, it's an opportunity to engage with other educators who, like you, are dedicated to their teaching and their own professional development.
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    School of Education & Human Development Uses Resources to Support Communities

    Apr 27, 2020
    The School of Education & Human Development faculty is responding to the disruption created by COVID-19 by finding creative ways to help students continue their educational journey online and continue to contribute to K-12 schools in their communities.
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    Schools and Colleges Pool Resources to Produce Protective Gear

    Apr 3, 2020
    Factories across the globe are scrambling to produce as many face masks possible to help combat the spread of the novel COVID-19. The shortage of protective gear has put a strain on hospitals and essential workers who are exempt from stay-at-home orders, including health care and public health workers, law enforcement and first responders, food and agriculture workers, and others. And, as of April 3 Gov. Polis has requested all Coloradans wear face protection in public for the foreseeable future.
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    U.S. News & World Report Ranks CU Denver's Grad Programs

    Mar 23, 2020
    Congrats! The University of Colorado Denver’s graduate programs earned over a dozen rankings in the newly released 2021 Best Graduate Programs compiled by U.S. News & World Report. Many program rankings ascended from the previous year, including specialties in the School of Public Affairs and the School of Education & Human Development.
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    Educational Dignity, Social Dreaming, and Amending the Colorado Constitution

    Mar 16, 2020
    On Wednesday, March 4, 2020, Manuel Espinoza, PhD, associate professor in the School of Education & Human Development, along with members of his Right2Learn undergraduate research collective, Maria Karina Sanchez Velasco and Tania Soto-Valenzuela, wove together captivating, unforgettable stories and research findings about human dignity, civil rights, and an archaic education clause in Colorado’s Constitution written in 1876.
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    Distinguished Faculty Lecture: Manuel Espinoza, PhD

    Jan 31, 2020 by Julia Cummings
    Join us for an evening with Dr. Espinoza to learn more about his distinguished research. The lecture and Q&A session will last approximately one hour. A public reception will follow the lecture in the Student Commons Speer Gallery.
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    2019 - 2020 Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program Cohort

    Apr 5, 2019 by Julia Cummings
    We are pleased to announce the 12th cohort of Buell fellows. The Buell Foundation in partnership with University of Colorado Denver and Clayton Early Learning have invited another set of diverse early childhood leaders to join the Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program to begin in May 2019.
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    SEHD Student Awards 2020

    May 11, 2020
    Congratulations SEHD Undergraduate Students! We honor you and celebrate your achievements!
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