March 18, 2009 — Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell signed into law two bills providing funding for universities to create laboratory schools – allowing teachers to continue learning and providing students with innovative teaching techniques.
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March 18, 2010
March 18, 2009 — Patrick Meyer, an assistant professor at the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education, has received this year's Bradley Hanson Award.
October 07, 2009
October 6, 2009 —The University of Virginia's Curry School of Education is a co-sponsor of the Mind and Life XIX conference on "Educating World Citizens for the 21st Century," to be held Oct. 8 and 9 in Washington, D.C.
August 10, 2009
Aug. 10, 2009 — The University of Virginia's Curry School of Education has received a three-year grant worth nearly $500,000 from the William T. Grant and Spencer foundations to develop low-cost tools to measure effective teaching in classrooms.
August 07, 2009
Aug. 7, 2009 — David W. Grissmer and Thomas G. White, researchers at the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education, have received a $4.9 million grant to evaluate the effectiveness of the "Core Knowledge" curriculum in 18 charter elementary schools in Colorado.
July 30, 2009
July 29, 2009 — The Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia has been awarded $4 million by Philip Morris USA, an Altria Company, to establish the Center for Positive Youth Development.
July 22, 2009
July 20, 2009 — The University of Virginia's Curry School of Education is partnering with the Charlottesville and Albemarle County public school systems to implement a $6 million "Safe Schools/Healthy Students" grant from the
April 16, 2009
April 16, 2009 — The McGuffey Reading Center's Summer Reading Program will be held July 6-24. Children will be screened throughout April for a spot in the program.
February 24, 2009
February 24, 2009 — A capacity crowd filled the Dome Room of the Rotunda Monday afternoon to hear Margaret Beale Spencer, Marshall Field IV Professor of Urban Education at the University of Chicago, deliver the annual Walter N. Ridley Distinguished Lecture.
January 29, 2009
January 29, 2009 — The Virginia Mentoring Partnership has given the University of Virginia's Young Women Leaders Program its 2009 Outstanding Mentoring Program Award.