Every Student Succeeds Act white paper released

DeGarmo College of Education

The Center for the Study of Education Policy (CSEP) has just released a new white paper titled Lessons for States: The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Increases Focus on and Investment in Supporting Principal Preparation and Development.

Education Showcase, October 3

The College of Education's Education Showcase is a great place to learn more about graduate programs in education that the college has to offer.

The University has many graduate certificates, master’s, and doctoral degree programs where our world-class faculty will help you reach the next step in your career.

Hood and Hunt redefine principal preparation

In July 2014, Erika Hunt and Lisa Hood went to Washington, D.C., with former State Superintendent Chris Koch and IBHE Director James Applegate and former Director Harry Berman to accept the 2014 Frank Newman Award for State Innovation at the Education Commission of the States conference on behalf of the state of Illinois for the work around the new P–12 Principal Endorsement. (left to right) Harry Berman, former executive director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education; Brian Sandoval, Utah governor and chair of the Education Commission of the States; Erika Hunt; James Applegate, executive director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education, and Chris Koch, former state superintendent of the Illinois State Board of Education.

Lisa Hood and Erika Hunt, senior policy analysts and researchers for the Center for the Study of Education Policy, are redefining leadership development in P–20 education.