“The University of Connecticut is serving as one of the lead institutions on a $32.6 million U.S. Department of Education grant supporting schools and districts throughout the nation to implement empirically based practices to increase student success.”
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“A very big congratulations to Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor Sandra Chafouleas, who has received the 2018 Faculty Excellence in Research and Creativity Award in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences! This award, given to individual faculty who have made significant and/or creative contributions to a field of knowledge or area of inquiry, recognizes research excellence and the highest levels of creativity that enhance the University’s academic and creative reputation. Jeff Simon, Senior Director of Alumni Relations – Schools and Colleges at UConn Alumni came by personally this morning to present the award to Chafouleas at the Gentry Building.”
Del Siegle will receive a 2018 NAGC Distinguished Scholar Award at the NAGC 65th Annual Convention in Minneapolis, MN, November 15-18, 2018.
“The awards program shines a light on those who are making a difference in supporting gifted children as they reach to achieve their personal best, and Del is an influential leader in gifted education research,” said M. René Islas, NAGC Executive Director. “His work, which promotes equity and access, provided the foundation for the Giftedness Knows No Boundaries campaign.”
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“This morning, Neag School Professor George Sugai, an expert in positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS), was invited to speak about PBIS and improving school climate with representatives from the U.S. Department of Education’s Federal Commission on School Safety…”
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