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An Ingenious Way to Live: Fostering Disability Culture in Higher Education

School of Public Health hosts a panel of scholars and practitioners from Michigan and other institutions to discuss ways that higher education institutions can improve in providing equal opportunity for differently-abled students. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Lecture #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #Health/Wellness #Disability #Education

 10-21-2019 | 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM ET


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ES Colloquium: Professor Chris Weiland and Dr. Meghan McCormick

School of Education professors Chris Weiland and Meghan McCormick talk about the factors that sustain the prekindergarten boost: practice and policy implications. #60+mins #Education #Seminar #SchoolofEducation #Society #Education #Policy

 10-24-2019 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET


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Michael Bastedo’s Research Cited in NYT Investigation Into What College Admissions Offices Really Want

School of Education Professor Michael Bastedo discusses research suggesting that although many universities claim to strive for diversity in admissions, money and school ranking remain a priority when admitting new students. September 12, 2019. # #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Business #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #MichaelBastedo ​​​​​​​​


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Are College Students Better Off Taking Larger or Smaller Loans?

School of Education Professor Susan Dynarski discusses new research suggesting that students that larger loans are not detrimental to student success and that students should not be discouraged from taking out loans. September 20, 2019. # #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Career #Finance #SusanDynarski ​​​​​​​​


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Literacy Education Grads Help Michigan School Districts and Families Improve Reading

With Michigan school literacy rates dropping and having the smallest improvement in National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP) scores since 2003, U-M Flint literacy education graduates are working in Michigan schools to improve reading skills. September 19, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #U-MFlint #Society #Career #Education #Children ​​​​​​​​


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Educators: The Unsung Heroes Supporting Immigrant Families in Wake of ICE Raids

School of Public Health Assistant Professor William Lopez coauthors a piece commending the efforts of educators in supporting immigrant families facing threats of ICE raids. August 12, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #Government/Politics #Society #Immigration #Refugees #Education #Community #WilliamLopez ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Elizabeth Moje Discusses Troubling and Inequitable Trend to Staff Michigan Classrooms with Long-term Substitutes

School of Education Dean Elizabeth Birr Moje discusses the alarmingly high concentration of long-term substitutes, not trained to be full-time teachers, in low-income urban and rural areas. August 15, 2019. #5mins #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Career #Education #Children #Inequality #ElizabethBirrMoje


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Kata for Daily Improvement

#Engineering #In-PersonCourse #Nexus #Business #Technology #Management #Education #Career ​​​​​​​​

 10-21-2019 08:00 AM - 10-23-2019 06:00 PM ET


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On Listening to Holocaust Survivors

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #ArtsandCulture #History #Psychology #Education #Event ​​​​​​​​​

 10-16-2019 10:00 AM - 12-04-2019 12:00 PM ET


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Solving Easy Sudoku Puzzles

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #ArtsandCulture #Society #Gaming #Education #Development #In-Person #Event ​​​​​​​​​​​

 09-16-2019 10:00 AM - 10-07-2019 11:30 AM ET