Presentation on theme: "2014 State of the School. The annual Dean’s State of the School address is shared with faculty, staff, students, and community partners. The address summarizes."— Presentation transcript:
The annual Dean’s State of the School address is shared with faculty, staff, students, and community partners. The address summarizes the past year’s accomplishments and communicates goals for the coming year.
The School of Education seeks to promote educational success and achievement of diverse learners of all ages through our research, teaching, and service activities that foster learning and development in and out of school.
A School Grounded in Interdisciplinary Collaborations Psychology ● Neuroscience ● Economics ● Sociology Linguistics ● Learning Sciences ● Humanities ● Informatics Technology
Note: Currently, teacher education is embedded within the grid; however, faculty are discussing whether teacher education should be reflected separately— vertically or horizontally. Other schools of education have teacher education on the vertical axis.
a) All programs functioning as a cohesive unit b) Robust collection, analysis, and application of data c) Strong relationships with the community d) Strong curriculum that incorporates Common Core standards e) Integration of Senate faculty research into curriculum and practice
2014 National Rankings of 800 Teacher Education Programs UCI’s Cal Teach Math & Science Program Ranked #1 in California #8 in U.S.
Number of Ph.D. Applications 30 Graduates 71 Current Students Student Productivity in 2013-14 65 articles published/in press 24 articles under review 122 presentations at conferences
The Academy Charter High School UC Irvine Child Development Center St. Margaret’s Episcopal School Garden Grove Unified School District Orange County Head Start Children’s Hospital of Orange County Online Toolbox: Afterschool and Summer Outcomes Partnerships with 28 Regional School Districts
Patricia Collette Assistant Dean Michelle Dramé Director of Development Mike Khuu Senior Contracts and Grants Analyst Jenel Lao Director of Online Programs Rhett Lowe Programmer Kevin Reimer Director of Student Affairs Luther Tolbert Facilities Manager
Abigail Alido Research Assistant Jessica Ardo Managing Editor Meeta Banerjee Academic Specialist Anne Marre Bautista Research Assistant Anna Lene Dicke Postdoctoral Fellow Paul Hanselman Postdoctoral Fellow
Libier Isas Research Assistant Tina Matuchniak Director of Research, Writing Project Nayssan Safavian Postdoctoral Fellow Ellen Sheehan Lab Manager Ashley Wright Research Assistant
Grow Senate Faculty to 34 Move Into the Ranks of the Top 20 Schools of Education Secure School of Education Naming Gift Expand Cal Teach Undergraduate Education Credential Program Build Online Programming in Language, Literacy, and Technology Acquire Additional Space and Support Staff to Accommodate Growth in Faculty, Students, Teaching, and Research Develop Strategic Plan for 2016-2026
● Using Technology to Transform Learning ● Promoting Early Childhood Learning and Development ● Fostering Literacy in a Diverse Society ● Strengthening Competencies in Math and Science ● Researching Brain Processes, Motivation, and Development ● Transforming Education of Tomorrow’s Teachers ● Expanding Learning Opportunities: Afterschool and Summer Programs ● Remaking the University ● Supporting Community Partnerships