Recent Articles by

Laura Hoxworth

August 23, 2021
Counselor education professor Joseph Williams shares his thoughts on the need for a “whole-child approach,” the role of school counselors and how to bring an equity lens to social-emotional learning.
August 13, 2021
UVA education professor Tish Jennings shares how classroom practices that prioritize safety and community can help schools meet students’ needs this year.
May 11, 2021
Margaret Thornton is leading a push to recognize the life and accomplishments of E. Louise Stokes Hunter, who earned her doctorate in education from UVA in 1953.
May 04, 2021
With a $3 million grant, a new UVA study using brain scan data will explore how underlying memory systems influence children’s ability to learn core math skills.
April 16, 2021
In high school, Alexis Allen experienced education inequity firsthand. At UVA, she turned her frustration into action.
February 17, 2021
How do we account for what students have lost academically during a year of pandemic schooling? Early data has begun to shed light on where student learning stands – and how to move forward.
February 05, 2021
In a virtual discussion with UVA President Jim Ryan, experts on the “digital divide” explored how lack of internet access creates major barriers to education, health care, and more. Here are three key takeaways.
February 01, 2021
In an era of extreme polarization, following the most contentious presidential election in modern history, what does productive political dialogue look like?
January 06, 2021
Build stronger relationships with the teens and pre-teens in your life by understanding these four underlying developmental needs that drive adolescent behavior.
December 16, 2020
A statewide partnership aims to build a well-connected network of school mental health professionals by pairing graduate trainees with under-resourced school divisions.