Ed Magazine Summer 2010
Jiraorn Assarat dreams of creating a perfect school. One that feels more like a second home than an institution; one in which exceptional academic programs are balanced with a curriculum of moral development.
Steven Johnson, Ed.M.'96, has lived his personal and professional life by one code: respect.
Nancy Hohmann, M.A.T.'70, remembers fondly the two summers she spent working as a horseback-riding counselor at a now-closed Vermont camp for special needs children.
Marvin Figueroa, Ed.M.'10, had seen it -- and experienced it -- before. In 1998, Hurricane Mitch struck part of the Caribbean, including Honduras, his native country, leaving more than 20,000 dead or missing.
The story of how David Clark's student kept him inspired during a trying time.
In their new research project, Professor Chris Dede and Assistant Professor Jon Star are using three technology-based activities, all rooted in algebra, once called the "new civil right" by one algebra advocate.