Amber Mason receives the Thomas A. Hutcheson Higher Education Award

Amber Mason is a graduate research assistant and  project coordinator in the  Urban Child Study Center. She is a fourth-year research, management and statistics doctoral student in the College of Education & Human Development’s Department of Educational Policy Studies.  Mason’s research interests include mixed methods and culturally-responsive educational program evaluation and research. She serves… more »

Urban Child Study Center Celebrates L&L Fellows Research Presentations

The Urban Child Study Center is proud to celebrate the poster presentations of two Language and Literacy Fellows at Georgia State University’s Center for Research on the Challenges of Acquiring Language and Literacy  (RCALL) 2018 Language and Literacy Day.  Graduate Fellow, Quintin Bostic (Sponsor: Dr. Gary E. Bingham) presented a poster entitled “… more »

UCSC attends the Educare Learning Network Meeting

Each year, the national Educare Learning Network gathers to learn, share, reflect, and celebrate young children and families we serve across the country.  This year, the Educare Learning Network gathered in Tulsa, OK.  Drs. Gary Bingham and Meghan Dean joined the Educare Atlanta team at the annual meeting.   Educare Atlanta is operated by Sheltering Arms… more »

Urban Child Study Center presents at AERA


Faculty, students, and partners within the Urban Child Study Center presented on various projects at the annual conference for the American Education Research Association (AERA).  AERA is a national research society dedicated to advancing knowledge and research about education to serve the public good.  Along with his colleagues Dr. Margaret Quinn and Dr.… more »

UCSC participates in Atlanta Early Education Leadership Council Meetings

The Urban Child Study Center is proud to participate in the Atlanta Early Education Leadership Council meetings.  Leveraging the many assets and strong partners in Atlanta who are committed to serving children, this group will develop a shared vision, bold actionable strategies, funding, and citywide commitment to ensure that all children in Atlanta have the… more »