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Rosiek wins O.L. Davis book award

Educational Foundations Students and River Road 5th Graders Use Poetry to Explore "Where I'm From"

I am from the piano playing filled rooms in the morning when I wake up.

From the house with the red door for good luck

I am from the California sunshine creating warmth in my home.

From the coast of San Francisco with the sea and the foam


I am from a loving family without myself includes four

UOTeachOUT events call attention to issues of gender, equity

LGBT issues have come to the fore in a big way recently.

Teaching children philosophy, or how 8-year-olds agree to disagree

“That’s not even fair!” asserts Sequoia, a third-grader at Edison Elementary, where it’s pajama day.

What do you see when you look in the mirror?

This is the question posed to future elementary school teachers in winter and spring 2016 Educational Foundations Equal Opportunity courses. For each of these, future teachers the answers have been represented through the lens of a public art project called On Being Seen.

Guest lecture brings deportees' ‘bedtime stories’ to the UO

The Department of Education Studies will welcome Sophia Sobko, an educator and activist, to campus on May 3 for a free lecture to bring awareness to the issue of family separation resulting from deportation policies. Her curated book series, Cuentos para Dormir (bedtime stories), comprises children’s books written by deported parents living in Tijuana, Mexico. The Department of Education Studies has acquired two sets of books in the series, making the UO the first university in the world to have them.

CSSE students and faculty receive awards

Congratulations to Critical and Sociocultural Studies in Education students Spirit Dine’tah Brooks, Matthew Graham and Nadia Raza, graduates Courtney Rath and Leilani Sabzalian, and Director Lisa Mazzei, all of whom recently received notification of awards for their accomplishments.

New Rosiek book examines 'Resegregation as Curriculum'

Jerry Rosiek, associate professor of education studies, recently published a new book with co-author, Kathy Kinslow.

Better together: Leah Barrera and Jackie Ochoa

by Erica Borowski '16 (journalism)

Leah Barrera and Jackie Ochoa are best friends by nature, sisters at heart. Friends since 7th grade, the two have found unity through similar Hispanic roots, a home base in Eugene, and a shared passion for teaching. Together they are courageous, inspiring, fearless, and seemingly unstoppable.


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