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  • Literacy Expert Wants to Help Children Fall in Love With Reading
  • Literacy Expert Wants to Help Children Fall in Love With Reading

    On Valentine’s Day and every day, Carol Anne St. George, an assistant professor and literacy expert at the Warner School of Education, wants kids to fall in love with reading. Reading aloud for just 15 minutes a day to children of all ages sets them up for a lifetime love of reading. St. George shares several helpful tips for reading aloud to children. 

  • #read4luv on Valentine’s Day:  Initiative Promotes Reading Aloud to Children
  • #read4luv on Valentine’s Day:  Initiative Promotes Reading Aloud to Children

    Valentine’s Day is Carol Anne St. George’s favorite holiday, and she has a way of making the day special for everyone around her. St. George, an assistant professor and literacy expert at the Warner School, is inviting families and educators to nurture the love that grows through reading this Valentine’s Day—and every day—by taking the time to read to someone special.  

  • <em>WHY TEACH?  </em>Warner School Event to Explore Careers in Teaching and Scholarship Opportunities
  • WHY TEACH?  Warner School Event to Explore Careers in Teaching and Scholarship Opportunities

    The Warner School of Education will host Why Teach?, an event for individuals to learn more about careers in teaching and the expanding job market in education. Participants of the Jan. 28, 2017 special event will have the opportunity to engage with educators in hands-on teaching and learning opportunities, learn how rewarding it is to be involved in work that is intellectually engaging and personally inspiring, and explore scholarship opportunities that make a career in teaching a real possibility.

  • East to Send Experiment to the International Space Station
  • East to Send Experiment to the International Space Station

    The Student Spaceflight Experiments Program has chosen East as a participating school for Mission 11 to the International Space Station. East is one of 21 schools in the U.S. and Canada selected to participate in the launch of Mission 11 in spring/summer 2017. With funding from the Rochester Area Community Foundation, Farash Foundation, Praxair, Inc., University of Rochester, and Subaru USA, this school-wide initiative will impact students across multiple grade levels at East.

  • How
  • How 'Horton' is a Hook to Talk about Research

    Kara Finnigan, associate professor of educational policy at the Warner School, discusses how she tries to translate her research on reforming troubled school districts for a general audience.




Other News
12/02/2016 Warner School Librarian to Retire After 36 Years with the University
11/28/2016 East Culinary Students Make Thanksgiving Meals for Families in Need
10/24/2016 Alumnus Appointed President of New York Chiropractic College
10/19/2016 East Students Saddle Up for a New Equine Program
9/28/2016 Control, Stress & Poverty:  Research Identifies How Perceived Control Triggers Frailty Among Older Adults
9/13/2016 EVENT:  East Public Meeting Scheduled for Sept. 29
9/12/2016 NSF Grant Awarded to UR Warner School for Online Teacher Professional Development, Research in Rural Schools
7/28/2016 Teaching Garden at East Aims to Produce More than Just Produce
7/06/2016 Warner Center’s Founding Director Judi Fonzi Named Professor Emeritus of Education
7/06/2016 Horizons at Warner to Celebrate National Summer Learning Day with Event Honoring Walter Cooper '57 (PhD)
6/30/2016 Local Educators Devote Summer Vacation to Becoming K-12 Master Teachers, Leaders in Math and Science
6/16/2016 Warner School Names New Chair of Teaching and Curriculum
6/03/2016 New Center to Promote K-12 Urban Education Success
5/18/2016 Research Shows Improvements in edTPA Preparation Despite Persistent Challenges
5/18/2016 Warner Celebrates Nearly 200 Graduates During 2016 Commencement
5/02/2016 STEM Outreach Collaboration with East Upper School to Launch
4/27/2016 New Graduate Entrance Exam Requirement for Teacher Education and Educational Leadership Applicants
4/26/2016 School Counseling Student Honored for Academics, Service
4/08/2016 Frederick Jefferson to receive Douglass Medal
3/21/2016 New Book Focuses on the Role of Districts in Leading Complex Educational Reforms for Low-Performing Schools



In the News
2/15/2017 Carol St. George Essay Published on FOX News
2/13/2017 Steve Uebbing on School Choice on WXXI Connections
2/10/2017 Valentine's Day Reading Initiative Featured in Livingston County News
2/09/2017 Alumna Rebeka Radna-Crasta ‘14W (MS) on Combating College Application Stress on FOX Rochester
1/24/2017 Eric Fredericksen's Study on Leadership for Online Learning Featured on OLC Blog
1/24/2017 Eric Fredericksen on Leadership for Online Learning in Inside Higher Ed
1/23/2017 East's Vision Care Program Featured in the Democrat & Chronicle
1/13/2017 Jayne Lammers on Connecting Classrooms With Online Fanfiction Communities on International Literacy Association Blog
1/13/2017 Nathan Harris on Admissions Scandals in the Houston Chronicle
1/11/2017 East’s International Space Station Project - Local News Coverage
12/09/2016 Karen DeAngelis on Teacher Pipeline, Diversity on WXXI
11/30/2016 City Newspaper: The Pressure is on for East High
11/17/2016 Science STARS Featured in El Mensajero Catolico 
11/02/2016 East's New Equine Program Featured on 13WHAM-TV
10/31/2016 WBFO-FM Coverage of NYSSBA Conference on Educational Equity (Featuring East EPO Superintendent Shaun Nelms as a Panelist)
10/21/2016 College Student Motivation Study Featured on Huffington Post
10/05/2016 Callard, Choppin on Online Professional Learning Experiences in Mathematics in Finger Lakes Times
9/22/2016 Shaun Nelms on Teacher Diversity in City Newspaper
9/16/2016 Shaun Nelms on East-UR Partnership on WXXI-TV's Need to Know
9/13/2016 RBJ Features NSF Grant to Support Online Teacher Professional Development, Research in Rural Schools



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