Jenny Nagoaka, Deputy Director of the Consortium, is quoted on this piece about what schools can do to support their students, not only in getting to college, but getting through it as well.
News Archive: 2016
The work of the Urban Education Institute (UEI) is often featured in the news. Here is a sampling.
The Consortium's School Closings report is cited in this piece analyzing the cost savings, and other effects of various large-scale school closings efforts.
Huffington Post explores latest research by Jenny Nagaoka, Deputy Director of the Consortium on School Research, on the developmental framework for adult success.
Tim Knowles weighs in on the challenges facing the new Detroit Public Schools - and suggests that Freshman OnTrack is a good place to begin.
Ed Week explores Lauren Sartain's SREE Conference presentation on recent Consortium research finding that drops in class rank could affect student outcomes.
Minneapolis Public Schools look to Consortium research on Freshman OnTrack to improve graduation rates in the district.
A profile of how one school is making the transition from 8th to 9th grade easier for their students. Consortium research is cited.
The Chicago Maroon explains the new UChicago Charter School Woodlawn campus building.
Elaine Allensworth is quoted on the importance of high quality data in this piece exploring CPS' inflated high school graduation rates.
The Tribune examines the Consortium's REACH study in this piece on teacher evaluations.