2012 Events

2012

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December 11: SoE Brownbag Presentation: "The Feeling Of Motivation In The Developing Brain: An Exciting Focus For Trans-Disciplinary Developmental Research,” presented by Ronald E. Dahl, Professor of Community Health & Human Development and Joint Medical Program, UC Berkeley. 12:00-1:15 pm:Education 2024. Flyer

December 10: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

December 3: SoE Brownbag Presentation: "Complementary Strategies for Digital Instruction: Online Teaching, Peer Review, Enrichment Videos and UCTV," presented by James Carey, Professor of Entomology, UC Davis Science and Society Program. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public. Flyer

November 26: Ph.D. Student Professional Development Seminar. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024.

November 19: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

November 16: Guest Lecture: "The Academy Charter High School," presented by Anthony Saba, Head of School. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2001. Open to the Public. Flyer

November 13: Brownbag Presentation: "Academic Vocabulary Instruction Across the Content Areas: Results from a Randomized Trial of the Word Generation Program," presented by Joshua Lawrence, Assistant Professor, Alex Lin and Jin Kyoung Hwang, Doctoral Candidates, UC Irvine School of Education. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024.  Flyer  Open to the public.

November 13: Teachers of Tomorrow Meeting. 6:00-7:00, Education 2024. Open to all undergraduates.

November 6: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

November 5: Brownbag Presentation: "The Neural Basis of Spatial Temporal Learning," presented by Matthew Peterson, Senior Scientist, MIND Research Institute. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Flyer  Open to the public.

October 30: Brownbag Presentation: "Pushed Forward of Pulled Back?: Accountability Incentives and Eighth Grade Algebra Enrollment in California," presented by Andrew McEachin, University of Virginia Post-Doc. 12:00-1:00 pm, SSPB 4250.  Abstract  Flyer  Open to the public.

October 22: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

October 22: School of Education Brownbag: "Out of Sight, Out of Mind," presented by Kreshnik Begolli, Ph.D. Candidate. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Paper

October 19: Interdisciplinary Conference on Researching Equity. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, UC Irvine. Flyer Information

October 17: School of Education Brownbag Presentation: "Left Behind? The Effect of No Child Left Behind on Academic Achievement Gaps," presented by Sean Reardon, Stanford University. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Flyer Open to the public.

October 16: Teacher of Tomorrow Meeting: "Volunteer/Work Opportunities." 6:00-7:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to Undergraduates. Visitors Welcome.

October 9: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

October 9: Brownbag Presentation: "Peer Effects in Program Participation," presented by Gordon B. Dahl, UC San Diego, the Center for Economics & Public Policy, and the UC Irvine Department of Economics. 12:30-1:30 pm, SSPB 4250. Flyer

October 9: Reception for Swedish Delegation of Educators. 9:00 am - 12:00 noon, School of Education: Dean's Conference Room. By Invitation.

October 8: Pizza Party Hosted by Single Subject Cohort Reps. 3:45-5:30 pm, Education Courtyard. For Enrolled Single Subject Credential Candidates. Flyer

October 4: President's Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Workshop, hosted by UC Irvine ADVANCE. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center (Student Union C114). Open to Faculty, Post-docs, and Graduate Students.

October 1: School of Education Brownbag: "Refusing to Fail? Over-persistence, Under-persistence, and the Gender Gap in Science," presented by Assistant Professor Andrew Penner, UC Irvine Department of Sociology. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public.

September 28: School of Education First Year Ph.D. Student Poster Presentations. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Education 3200 & 3238. Open to the public. Program

September 28: Graduate Student Breakfast. 9:30-10:30 am, Education 3216.

September 26: Technology Orientation for 2012 Students (Bring laptop). 1:30-3:30 pm, Education 2024.

September 26: Education Welcome Week Open House. 1:00-3:30 pm, Student Affairs Office, Education Building 2000. Open to the public. Flyer

September 25 (8:30 am - 5:00 pm) & September 26 (9:00 am - 1:00 pm): Teaching Assistant Training Day, TLTC Building.

September 24: School of Education Ph.D. Welcome/Orientation. 8:30 am -2:30 pm, MPAA 320 & 330.

September 21: UC Irvine Graduate Student Orientation. 8:00 am -5:00 pm, UC Irvine Student Center.

September 20: UC Irvine International Student Orientation. UC Irvine International Center.

September 17: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education Building 2024. Flyer

August 20: Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

August 20: Multiple Subject Credential Program Orientation. 8:00-12:00 noon, Education 2010. Admitted Students Only.

August 14: NSF GRFP Fellowship Application Experience. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

August 10: UC Irvine TESOL Conference. 12:30-3:25, UC Irvine Extension. Schedule. Information

August 9: Writing for NSF GRFP Fellowship Applications - Research Essays. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

August 7: SoE Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

August 7: Writing for NSF GRFP Fellowship Applications - The Personal Statement. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

August 2: NSF GRFP Information Session. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

July 31: Ford Foundation Fellowships Workshop: Dissertation and Postdoctoral Awards. 12:00-1:00 pm, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

July 31: Ford Foundation Fellowships for Predoctoral Students Workshop. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

July 27: UCI Career Center Workshop: Preparing for the Academic Job Market. 1:00-2:30 pm, UCI Career Center. Information

July 26: Private Foundations Fellowships Workshop for Doctoral Students. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

July 24: Internal and External Fellowships Workshop for Doctoral Students. 9:00-10:30 am, Graduate Resource Center, Student Union C114. RSVP

July 20: UCI Career Center Workshop: Creating a Stakeholders Map. 1:00-2:30 pm, UCI Career Center. Information

July 16: Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

July 13: UCI Career Center Workshop: Networking in Academia. 1:00-2:30, pm, UCI Career Center. Information

June 25: Summer Session Instruction Begins. Session I and 10-Week Session.

June 18: Credential/MAT Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education Building Room 2024. Flyer

June 16: MAT and Credential Candidates Commencement. 11:00 am, Bren Events Center.

June 15: Cal Teach Math and Science End-of-Year Celebration. 4:00-6:00 pm, University Club. By Invitation.

June 14: Certificate in After School Education (CASE) Reception. 4:00-5:00, Education Building. For Certificate Recipients.

June 9: UC Irvine Graduate Commencement. 3:30 pm, UC Irvine Bren Center.

June 8: Michael E. Martinez Tribute. 3:00-5:00 pm, Student Center Pacific Ballroom C. Open to the Public.

June 8: UCI Credential Advisory Council Meeting. 8:30-10:30 am, Education Building. For Council Members.

June 5: Credential/MAT Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education Building 2024. Flyer

June 4: Department of Education Brownbag: "On-line Project-Based Learning and Social Inclusion," presented by Cristiani de Oliveira Dias, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024.

May 30: Department of Education Ice Cream Social. 3:00-4:00 pm, Education Court Yard. Annual Spring Event For Faculty, Students, and Alumni.

May 30: Peer Assistants Recognition. 12:00-1:30 pm, Education Building 3200. By Invitation.

May 29: Ph.D. Student Professional Development Seminar: "Accepted Reading: Building an Understanding of a Domain," presented by Assistant Professor Joshua Lawrence. 10:00-11:00 am, Education Building 2010.

May 21: Credential/MAT Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education Building. Flyer

May 19: Department of Education Alumni Workshops. Choose two of six workshops from topics including mathematics common core standards, arts integration, character education, theater activities for literacy and social studies curricula, learning from practice, and media literacy. 9:30 am -12:30 pm, Education Building. For all Department of Education Alumni and Community Partners.  RSVP   Invitation & List of Workshops

May 17: Communicating Science Workshop, presented by UCI Center for Learning in the Arts, Sciences, and Sustainability. 4:00-7:00 pm, Social & Behavioral Sciences Gateway 1517. Professionals will help participants videotape a 3-5 minute presentation of their research for uploading onto websites such as YouTube and SciVee. For more information about this free workshop and to register, contact Maureen Burns (maburns@uci.edu). Space is limited.

May 14: Department of Education Brownbag: "Embodied Cognition, Thought Experiments, and the Learning of Mathematics," presented by Ricardo Nemirovsky, SDSU Center for Research in Mathematics & Science. Open to the Public. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

May 9: Workshop on Student Engagement for Future Teachers: "Simple Solutions for Common Classroom Problems," hosted by Rick Morris. 6:30-8:30 pm, Education Department. By Invitation Only.

May 9: DoE Brownbag: "Education Science; Beyond Psychometrics," presented by Eugene Galanter, Emeritus Professor, Columbia University. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Paper Flyer

May 7: Department of Education Brownbag, "Trust, Motivation, and Diversity in Undergraduate Science Education," presented by Robert K. Ream, Graduate School of Education, UC Riverside. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public. Flyer

May 2: Chair's Advisory Board Meeting: "Technology and On-line Learning," presented by Professors Mark Warschauer and Rebecca Black. 11:30-1:30, Education 3238. By Invitation. 

April 30: Information Session: "Bilingual Teaching in Mandarin or Spanish in Dual Immersion Schools," presented by Susan Guilfoyle, DoE Bilingual Coordinator. 6:00 pm, Education 2008. Flyer

April 30: DoE Brownbag, "The Multi-Literacy Affordances of an Online Social Learning Network," presented by Kimberly Gomez, UCLA. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Paper Flyer

April 25: Professional Development Workshop: "Co-Teaching: What Does it Look Like?" For student teachers, mentor teachers, and supervisors. 3:15-4:15 pm, Davis Magnet Elementary School. By Invitation Only.

April 23: DOE Movie Night: "Education Under Fire," co-produced by Amnesty International, sponsored by the DoE Social Equity in Education Lab (SEEL). 5:00 pm, Education 2001.

April 23: DoE Brownbag: "Eighth Grade Algebra Influences on Motivation," presented by Rahila Munshi Simzar, and "Developing Secondary Pre-Service Science Teachers' Ability to Attend, Analyze, and Respond to Student Thinking" presented by Tara Barnhart. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024.

April 21: Celebrate UCI 2012. 10:00 am-4:00 pm, Aldrich Park.

April 17: Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

April 13: ED JOIN (Education Job Opportunities Information Network) Presentation. 4:00-5:00 pm, Education 2001. (Laptop recommended) Flyer

April 9: DoE Brownbag: Presentation 1: "Social Network Analysis of Communication Patterns Within Professional Learning Communities," presented by Adam Sheppard. Presentation 2: "Process Dimensions of Child Care Quality and Children's Academic Achievement: An Instrumental Variables Analysis," presented by Anamarie Auger. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024.

April 6: Professional Development Seminar for Ph.D. Students: "Attending and Networking at Conferences," presented by Assistant Professor AnneMarie Conley. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Recommended for all Ph.D. students.

April 6: Professional Development Seminar for Ph.D. Students: "Discovering and Implementing Your Dissertation Topic," presented by Professors Deborah Lowe Vandell and Greg Duncan. 11:00 am - 12:00 noon, Education 2024. Recommended for 3rd-5th year students.

March 15: Department of Education Brownbag: "The Science of Adolescent Brain Development and Public Policy," presented by Laurence Steinberg, Distinguished University Professor and Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology, Temple University. 12:00-1:15, Education 2010. Open to the Public. Flyer

March 13: Guest Lecture sponsored by Department of Education and Center for Citizen Peacebuilding: "Bridging the Gap Between Cultures in Conflict Through Information and Communication Technology," presented by Elaine Hoter, MOFET International & Center for Technology Education and Cultural Diversity, Israel. 4:00-5:00 pm, Education Building 2009. Open to the Public. Flyer

March 12: Department of Education Brownbag: "Doing Work that Matters: Using Data to Inspire Transformative Discourse," presented by Jeffrey F. Milem, College of Education, University of Arizona. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public. Flyer Paper 1 Paper 2

March 6: Department of Education Brownbag: "Using Critical Race Theory and Racial Microaggressions to Examine Everyday Racism," presented by Daniel G. Solórzano, UCLA. 12:00-1:00, Education 2001. Open to the public. Flyer

March 5: Department of Education Brownbag: "Does Detracking Work? Evidence from a Mathematics Curricular Reform," presented by Thurston Domina, Department of Education. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Paper

February 28: Department of Education Brownbag: "Can the Social Contexts of Schools Promote Underrepresented Adolescents' Resilience in the Transition to College?" presented by Lara Perez-Felkner, NORC at the University of Chicago. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public. Paper Flyer

February 27: Department of Education Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

February 27: Orange County Math Council Symposium: "Mathematics for All: Applying the Common Core Standards." 4:30-8:00 pm, National University Costa Mesa Campus. Information

February 27: Department of Education Brownbag: "The Gender Gap in Higher Education in Industrialized Countries: The Influence of Family Background and National Context," presented by Anne McDaniel, Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public. Paper Flyer

February 27: Department of Education Guest Lecture: "Enhancing Diverse Urban Students' Learning of Academic Vocabulary Using Integrative Technologies," presented by Jia Li, Harvard University Graduate School of Education. 10:00-11:00 am, Education 3238. Open to the Public. Flyer

February 25: Department of Education Brownbag: "A Cognitive Strategies Approach to Reading and Writing Instruction for Mainstreamed Secondary School English Language Learners," presented by Carol Booth Olson and Tina Matuchniak, UC Irvine. 12:15-1:45, MPAA 320. Open to the Public.

February 23-24: Early Childhood Math & Science Institute: "Counting on the Future Children as Researchers," presented by the Children's Center at Caltech, Region 9 Headstart Association, Hilton Hotel, Pasadena, California. Information

February 21: Department of Education Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

February 21: Department of Education Brownbag: "School-Based Early Prevention & Intervention Programs; The UC Irvine Child Development Center School Model," presented by Sabrina Schuck, Director of the UC Irvine Child Development Center. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Open to the Public. Flyer

February 15: Department of Education Brownbag: "National Study of Writing Instruction," presented by Judith Langer and Arthur Applebee, State University of New York, Albany. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Open to the Public.

February 13: Guest Lecture: "Social Contexts and Adolescent Development," presented by Jacquelynne Eccles, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan. 12:00-1:15, Education 2001. Flyer Open to the public.

February 13: Department of Education Credential and MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education 2024. Flyer

February 13: UCI Cal Teach Science and Math Program Information Session. 6:00-7:00 pm, Natural Sciences 1: Room 114. Flyer

February 10: Multiple Subject Credential Candidates Valentine's Day Lunch Party: Third Annual Creating Valentines for Orangewood Children's Foundation. 12:00-2:00 pm, Education 2001. Flyer/Sign-up Information

February 8: DoE Brownbag: "Teachers, Teaching, and Student Learning: Exploring Value-Added Measures," presented by Nicole Kersting, College of Education, University of Arizona. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Paper Flyer Open to the public.

February 6: Teachers of Tomorrow Meeting: Pizza and Movie Screening - American Teacher. 6:30 pm, Education 2010. Open to all undergraduates interested in exploring education.

February 6: DOE Brownbag: "Basic Cognitive Processes in the Acquisition and Generalization of Conceptual Knowledge," presented by Haley Vlach, UCLA. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Paper Flyer Open to the public.

February 2: UCI/UCLA Joint Ed.D. in Educational Administration Culminating Celebration. 5:00-8:00 pm, UC Irvine University Club. By Invitation.

February 2: DoE Brownbag: "Constructing Explanations: A Role for Epistemic Knowledge in Science Learning," presented by Rosemary Russ, School of Education & Social Policy, Northwestern University. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Abstract Flyer Open to the Public.

January 30: Department of Education Brownbag: "Getting to the Core of the Dropout Crisis: The Significance of School Culture," presented by Louie F. Rodriguez, California State University, San Bernardino. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Open to the Public.

January 25: Department of Education Brownbag: "Spanish-Speaking Language Minority Learners: Towards Measuring and Accelerating Academic Trajectories," presented by Jeannette Mancilla-Martinez, University of Illinois at Chicago. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Paper Open to the Public.

January 23: MAT/Credential Information Session. 5:30-6:30 pm, Education Building 2024. Flyer

January 23: Department of Education Brownbag: "Race, Identity, and the Urban School," presented by Vichet Chhuon, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Paper Open to the Public.

January 20: Winter Intern Advisory Council Meeting. 8:30-10:30 am, Education 3238. For Council Members. Flyer

January 17: Ph.D. Professional Development Workshop: "The Second Year Research Paper," presented by Professor George Farkas and Ph.D. Student Binbin Zheng. 12:00-1:00 pm, Education 2008.

January 12: Department of Education Brownbag: "A Sense of Proportion: Using Perception to Ground Number Symbols," presented by Percival Matthews, Department of Psychology, Notre Dame University. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Paper Open to the Public.

January 9: Department of Education Brownbag: "Learning in Mexican Immigrant Families: Cultural Patterns from Sending and Receiving Communities," presented by Maricela Correa-Chavez, Clark University. 12:00-1:15 pm, Education 2024. Flyer Paper Open to the Public.

January 9: Winter Instruction Begins.

January 4: Winter Quarter Begins.