Tagged: Education

SED Dean reacts to Rutgers bullying case

SED Dean on Cohasset Teacher Resignation

Joan Salge Blake and Hardin Coleman talk about health & nutrition education and healthy school lunches

Registered Dietitian and Sargent Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake and School of Education Dean Hardin Coleman joined us this morning on UStream for a live chat about the importance of healthy school lunches. They also talked about the importance of health and nutrition education. You can view the full chat below:

BPS Superintendent to Speak at SED

The School of Education Alumni Speaker Series is hosting an evening with the Superintendent of Boston Public Schools, Dr. Carol Johnson, tonight beginning at 6 PM in the School of Education (Rm 130) at 2 Silber Way. The lecture, entitled “The Challenge and Promise of Teaching,” will discuss Johnson’s belief in equity and access to […]

Teenagers admit to cheating on tests via their cellphones

According to a recent study, highschoolers are using their cellphones in classrooms as cheating devices by text-messaging one another answers to test questions.  Only about half of those polled think that cheating in this way should be considered a “serious offense.”  Assistant Professor of Curriculum & Teaching in BU’s School of Education Scott Seider can […]

Obama highlights education

Dean Hardin Coleman of BU’s School of Education’s response to President Obama’s recent press conference on education: “President Obama has framed the debate about education in terms about what works to produce achievement which is a welcome advancement in this important national conversation.  He has clearly learned from the research on education that early childhood […]