College of Education

Mother and daughter sitting on bed
October 12

To support the health of kids, stop focusing on their weight

Health research and initiatives often place a disproportionate emphasis on body mass
Family eating together
September 24

How parents feed kids is linked to emotional eating, study says

Researchers also looked at the role parent gender plays in childhood food issues
Elementary school classroom
September 20

New institute at the UO will focus on the science of education

The new HEDCO Institute will help educators understand what works best in schools
College of Education advising staff
September 9

College of Education opens Student Academic Services suite

The space now houses academic services and advising in one comfortable location
Faculty Excellence Award medallion
September 9

Provost announces 20 recipients of Faculty Excellence Awards

Funded by a gift from Lorry Lokey, the 2021 awards had the most recipients since 2007
Child wearning face mask
September 1

Back to school: Easing anxiety for kids returning to classrooms

Faculty in the College of Education offer tips to smooth the transition after a long break
Diverse group of students
August 30

New report looks at anti-Black racism during adolescence

UO faculty members contributed to the document, which offers ways to help Black youth
HEDCO building
August 23

Study will look at stress from bias tests in student teachers

A College of Education doctoral graduate will help lead the study of teachers in training
Saliva test preparation
August 16

UO, OHA partner to provide free COVID-19 testing to K-12 schools

Schools in Lane, Douglas, Coos, Curry, Josephine and Jackson counties can participate
Child reading from a tablet
June 21

College of Education improves grade school reading tool

A $200,000 federal grant will make it easier for teachers to use the popular assessment