Rebecca Barria recognized for being a Outstanding Ph.D. student

Posted On April 6, 2017

Rebecca Barria, a graduate assistant in the Urban Child Study Center, was selected to receive the Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award (Language and Literacy Education) from the Department of Middle and Secondary Education at the College of Education & Human Development’s 2017 Honors Day Ceremony. This award is chosen by faculty and presented to a… more »

Patton-Terry and Washington are recognized by CEHD

Dr. Nicole Patton-Terry (4th from left) and Dr. Julie Washington (3rd from right) were recently recognized by  the College of Education and Human Development at Georgia State University for their outstanding accomplishments within the realm of research and academia.

Dr. Patton-Terry is the executive director  of the Urban Child Study Center and an associate professor … more »

UCSC is invited to join the National Network of Education Research-Practice Partnership

The Urban Child Study Center has been invited join the National Network of Education Research-Practice Partnerships (NNERPP). NNERPP’s focus has been on supporting the development of powerful research-practice partnerships in a variety of educational settings. Some of the many benefits of this alliance will allow UCSC to:

Participate in the annual meeting to facilitate a… more »

Margaret Quinn wins the Hayden-Waltz Doctoral Dissertation Award


Margaret F. Quinn, a graduate research assistant in the Urban Child Study Center,  is the winner of the 2017 Hayden-Waltz Doctoral Dissertation Award established by College of Education & Human Development alumni, Drs. Mel Hayden (Ph.D. ’89, Ed.S. ’82) and Lucy Waltz Hayden (Ph.D. ’86, M.Ed. ’77), to honor their parents.… more »

The Launch of Atlanta 323

Posted On February 6, 2017
Categories Spotlight, Top Stories

What is Atlanta 323?

Atlanta 323 is a research-practice partnership between Atlanta Public Schools and Georgia State University to create an integrated, longitudinal P3 database for metro Atlanta. Funded by the Spencer Foundation, this partnership will focus on school readiness and achievement in children from age 3 to grade 3. Dr. Nicole Patton-Terry of Georgia State University will… more »