We are leaders in the field

Our faculty are making the world a better place through cutting-edge research, teaching, and service. 

Dr. Ruth Nicole Brown in the classroomOur faculty members engage in groundbreaking research to address critical educational and societal issues. With an interrogative research culture and interdisciplinary collaboration, our faculty and students create knowledge and programs that impact society and communities around the world to advance the common good.

Our faculty researchers are pursuing a deeper understanding of how technological applications can enhance teaching, learning, and assessment processes; how children in the U.S. can be protected from bullying; and how animated cartoons can assist mathematics teachers in high-needs high schools to improve their instruction.

These are just a few of our ongoing research projects that are bettering the world.

Learn more about cutting-edge Education at Illinois research.