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CityTutor DC Partners with AU School of Education to Expand High-Impact Tutoring to More DC Students

The School of Education and CityTutor DC are partnering to bring high-impact tutoring to D.C. elementary school students at Perry Street Preparatory Public Charter School in Northeast DC.
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Photographs of Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Ra’naa Iqbal and Stephen Demarais, which were taken while they served in the Peace Corps.

Announcement ·

AU Among Peace Corps’ Top-Enrolling Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program Institutions

The Peace Corps has named AU No. 1 among the top 10 Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program institutions for the 2020–21 academic year, ranked by enrollment.
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Pres. Sylvia Burwell, AU Trustee and JPMorgan Chase Vice Chair Peter Scher, and SOE Dean Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy celebrate at Martha's Table in the District.

Education ·

School of Education Receives Funding to Close Equity Gap in Early Education Field

JPMorgan Chase donates $5 million to AU and partners for their efforts to make early childhood education more equitable
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Communications ·

SOC Staff Member Dedicated to Telling Stories Through the Lens of Climate Crisis With Humanities Truck Fellowship

Jeffrey Madison is on a mission to tell stories through the lens of the climate crisis through his current Humanities Truck Fellowship project. The project is titled “Climatize: How D.C. Riverfront Neighborhoods Are Left To Their Own Devices.”
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Meghann Seril is one of the research fellows and teaches at Broadway Elementary School in California. She is looking forward to the SOE coursework. Photo courtesy Teach Plus.

Announcement ·

Training Teachers in Education Policy and Research: Teach Plus and American University Launch Fellowship to Enhance Teachers’ Skills

Teach Plus and American University's School of Education have launched a new program to train teachers in education policy, practice, and research.
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James Brown at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, on the shoulders of three Norwegian men.

Communications ·

Q&A with The NFL Today's James Brown, SOC and SOE Commencement Speaker

Brown sat down with SOE and SOC to answer a few questions about education, his career, and advice for graduates.
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A group of 2022 graduates exemplify AU's changemaking efforts.

On Campus ·

Making Meaningful Change at AU

A distinguished group of changemakers reflect on their time at AU before they graduate.
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These adorable animals are all business when it comes to educating children about the dangers of misinformation online.

Achievements ·

Mascots on a Mission

AU students are finalists in national competition to combat extremism
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Education ·

SOE Welcomes New Assistant Dean for Academic Administration

Claretta McDaniel Joins the School of Education's Leadership Team
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Education ·

SOE Welcomes New Urban Teachers Program Faculty and Staff

SOE Welcomes New Urban Teachers Program Faculty and Staff
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