College of Education
The College of Education is responsible for ensuring that the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign leads the State of Illinois and the nation in the research, policy and practice of teaching and learning.
Research, scholarship, dissertations and theses coming out of the College of Education can be found in this community.
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(2017)Four methods were developed for teaching high school students how to better understand the diagrams in their biology textbooks. The 4 workbooks instantiate these methods: Conventions of Diagrams, Self-Explanation in Diagrams, ...
(2017)With funding from the US Department of Education, we created a Combined Cognitive & Motivational Support intervention for STEM Learning. The intervention materials are available here for download as a Blackboard module, ...
(2017-04-14)The purpose of this three-semester qualitative study was to better understand, from a student’s perspective, what it means to transition from high school to college as a writer. Drawing on student interviews, school-based ...
(2017-04-17)Teachers make innumerable decisions in their classrooms, taking into account students’ readiness for a particular topic, their cultural background, and their learning profile. However, the teacher’s role—taking care of ...
Examining the reciprocal associations between delinquency and parental monitoring in two adolescent samples: a within- and between-person latent variable analysis (2017-04-11)This study assesses the extent to which parental monitoring is an action or reaction by examining the bidirectional relationship between delinquency and parental monitoring across adolescence. Using two samples, a normative ...