Recent Articles by

Audrey Breen

August 02, 2016
The news this summer has been relentless – terrorist attacks, gun violence, racial unrest. With schools opening again soon, counselors will play a major role in responding to the headlines that could impact students.
July 19, 2016
“Up Next” will use text messaging to help students navigate college search, financial aid and loan repayments, an approach long championed by Ben Castleman of UVA’s Curry School of Education.
July 07, 2016
The latest survey on the school climate and safety of Virginia high schools again showed high marks in positive school climate but reveals room for improvement. Students reported high levels of bullying and sexual harassment.
June 21, 2016
Students participating in the Curry School’s summer engineering academy are displaying their recreations of American inventions at the Smithsonian’s Museum of American History.
May 12, 2016
Theaters aren’t designed with the needs of children with developmental disabilities in mind, as Ana Mendelson discovered. So she did something about it.
May 02, 2016
The study shows that teachers who receive training in managing their personal stress are more effective and more empathetic with students.
March 17, 2016
New research from UVA’s Curry School of Education finds that threat assessment teams in Virginia public schools prevent violence while showing no racial disparities in discipline.
February 19, 2016
Nearly 40 years into his career, Curry School of Education professor Mike McKenna says this project has grown into the most important undertaking he’s ever been involved in.
December 14, 2015
The study, from UVA’s Curry School of Education, will help calculate how long an athlete should sit out before returning to action.
November 10, 2015
Health promotion is not the exclusive purview of UVA’s schools of Nursing and Medicine. A kinesiology lab at the Curry School of Education is looking at exercise as a drug to prevent diabetes.