Recent Articles by

Kathy Neesen

June 19, 2017
Education professor Amanda Williford is helping reshape the way Virginia thinks about kindergarten readiness.
March 08, 2017
New research finds that teachers who combine academic rigor with support of their elementary school students – especially African-American pupils – set them on a path for success.
March 06, 2017
After providing parents information about the importance of the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, researchers found teens were much more likely to engage in STEM fields — even years later.
March 02, 2017
Sonia Cabell’s expertise in early language and literacy development is reaching millions of children worldwide through her work advising Nickelodeon’s Nick Jr. cable channel.
December 07, 2016
A new study finds that a professional development tool for teachers, created by researchers in UVA’s Curry School of Education to improve classroom instruction, is producing another positive effect.