An international community of scholars/practitioners that exists to promote a culturally responsive stance in all forms of systematic inquiry.
Serves as a vital resource to local school districts and educators. The center works collaboratively with local education agencies to create sustainable improvement in education.
A culturally enriching program where children and youth are engaged in learning in a safe environment with caring adults while avoiding summer learning loss with increased reading confidence.
Uses augmented versions of contemporary documentary films about China, Korea, and Japan as the foundation for an enhanced learning experience for students.
Develops a system that is regionalized, responsive, and reflective of best practice in the field of early intervention in Illinois while promoting growth, service, and belonging.
A vibrant community of incarcerated students, educators, formerly incarcerated individuals, and others who are committed to a more just and humane world.
Provides state-wide training and technical assistance focused on preparing students with disabilities for the transition from high school to employment.
Envisions a future where new teacher induction is natural and comprehensive, driven by universal commitment to teacher development, student achievement, and school improvement.
Supports the Department of Defense's Military Family Readiness System by growing the professional knowledge, readiness, and networks of the service providers supporting our military service members and their families.
Promotes collaboration between widely dispersed academic researchers, K-12 school teachers, administrators, and students at all levels.
Pursues original research and facilities collaboration between researchers and policymakers to examine the pressing issues shaping the future of public education.
A PreK-5th grade Reggio Emilia inspired lab school where local children are engaged in creative, challenging, and meaningful curricular inquiries alongside Common Core Standards.
Provides resources and support for teacher-centered professional development in the teaching of writing through a variety of community outreach efforts.
Brings together nationally known authors, illustrators, poets, and storytellers to share their stories, craft, and enthusiasm for books with children and teens.