Brown University SealBrown University


Master's in Urban Education Policy Application Deadline Extended

The Brown University graduate program in Urban Education Policy is pleased to announce an application deadline extension. Applicants to the program who are seeking financial aid may apply through Friday, January 26, 2018.

UEP applicants not seeking financial aid may continue to apply through March 15, 2018.

(Distributed January 17, 2018)

American Academy of Pediatrics President to Speak on 12/12

On Tuesday, December 12th from 12-1 p.m., Fernando Stein, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, will present "Immigrant Children and Families in the First Person" as the fourth and final Fall 2017 Education Department Speaker Series lecture.

(Distributed December 5, 2017)

Dr. Wong Quoted in Wisconsin NPR Article

Brown Education Department Chair Kenneth Wong's education policy expertise has come in handy again, this time in a Wisconsin NPR article on the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction's report card release on school performance.

(Distributed November 27, 2017)

MAT Program to Hold Info Session on 12/2

Interested in hearing more about Brown's one-year intensive graduate program in which you can earn a Master of Arts in Teaching degree and your teacher certification in either elementary or secondary (English, history/social studies or science) education? 

(Distributed November 15, 2017)

UEP Program to Hold Open House on 11/30

Learn how you can become a change agent with a UEP degree! Join faculty, staff and current students on Thursday, November 30th from 5-6:30 p.m. to learn more about Brown's one-year Urban Education Policy master's program. Presentations will cover admissions, financial aid, internships, alumni connections, and any other questions you bring with you! Light dinner served.

(Distributed November 14, 2017)

Prof. Kraft's Paper Cited by Nobel Prize Committee

The Committee for the Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has cited in their scientific background a paper by Professor Matt Kraft, "The Underutilized Potential of Teacher-to-Parent Communication: Evidence from a Field Experiment" (published in Economics of Education Review) for their decision to award the Nobel prize in economics to Richard Thaler.

(Distributed October 27, 2017)

Profs. Yamamoto and Li receive SSHD Erin Phelps Award

Jin Li and Yoko YamamotoJin Li and Yoko YamamotoProfessors Yoko Yamamoto and Jin Li have received the Erin Phelps Award honoring the best article published in the last two years from the Society for the Study of Human Development.

(Distributed October 13, 2017)
Syndicate content Subscribe via RSS feed