November 10, 2016Jesus Ramirez-Valles
A look at the ‘gayby boomer’ generation
November 10, 2016Dr. K. Luan Phan
How is the brain affected by stress, trauma and addiction?
March 24, 2016Amanda Lewis
Sociologist who examines the role of race in children’s experiences and outcomes in school
February 7, 2014Susan R. Goldman
Susan Goldman is a leading researcher on subject matter learning, instruction, assessment and technology in literacy and mathematics.
June 17, 2013James Pellegrino
James Pellegrino has helped shape how students learn in the 21st century.
December 5, 2012Pauline Lipman
Pauline’s Lipman’s teaching, research and activism focus on race and class inequality in education.
November 30, 2012Roger Weissberg
Roger Weissberg is a leading advocate of incorporating social and emotional learning into the curriculum, from preschool through high school. He was chosen by the George Lucas Educational Foundation for its “Daring Dozen” who are reshaping the future of education.
November 26, 2012Alfred Tatum
Alfred Tatum is an activist in the literacy of African American males in grades K-12 and director of the UIC Reading Clinic.
October 17, 2012Steven Tozer
Steve Tozer led the funding and design of the first system-wide program to mentor Chicago Public Schools teachers.
October 17, 2012Timothy Shanahan
Timothy Shanahan, former director of reading for the Chicago Public Schools, chaired two federal panels that drive many states’ educational policies.