Faculty and students from the Urban Child Study Center at GSU presented research with Dr. Hope Gerde from Michigan State University, entitled “Creating meaningful writing opportunities within daily routines and transitions” at the National Association for the Education of Young Children’s Annual Conference (NAEYC).
Led by our partners at Sheltering Arms Early Education and Family Centers, Educare Atlanta hosted its third annual Educare Two-Generation (2GEN) Acceleration Peer-Learning Exchange in Phoenix, AZ. The peer learning exchange served as an opportunity for Educare Atlanta to create a network with its sister Educare schools in New Orleans, Central Maine, and Arizona… more »
Shaneeka Favors-Welch received the Most Outstanding Student Research Award at the Georgia Educational Research Association. We salute her for a job well done on her accomplishment. Shaneeka is a doctorate level graduate research assistant for the Urban Child Study Center. The Georgia Educational Research Association (GERA) is a state affiliate of the American Educational Research… more »
In collaboration with the Alliance for Early Success, our partners at the Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students (GEEARS) welcomed advocates from several states to learn lessons from Georgia’s Pre-K program. Participants engaged in a series of site visits to Pre-K programs; meetings with state agency leaders, legislators and researchers; and experiences in both… more »
The Urban Child Study Center (UCSC) is a member of the National Network of Education Research-Practice Partnerships (NNERPP). This week, UCSC, participated in the 2017 Annual NNERPP Forum in Nashville, Tennessee. The UCSC team was joined by two of its current research partners: Atlanta Public Schools (Janelle Clay) and GEEARS (Hanah Goldberg). Together, they were… more »