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.
Browse Collections of Items
(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, ...
Examining intersectional invisibility of African American girls in high school Advanced Placement classrooms (2017-04-21)Advanced Placement (AP) classes offer several post-secondary benefits for students who enroll in them, including increased college enrollment rates, reduced cost of attendance due to a greater chance of receiving scholarships, ...
(2017-04-21)“Does bigger data lead to better decisions?” has been a frequent question for discussion among many decision makers—data scientists as well as organizational leaders and managers. Educational institutions, finance, and the ...
Building parents’ leadership capacity for engagement in the New Orleans education reform landscape (2017-04-21)This dissertation explores the role of a community organization’s parent leadership training program in building parent leadership capacity. Many scholars have recommended that parents find ways to become authoritative and ...