Research Update: Reimagining Educational Equity and Opportunity (REEO)

The COVID-19 pandemic required schools, educators, and families to pivot to new modes of learning and revealed pressing issues of access for families across Orange County. In July 2020, the UCI Office of Inclusive Excellence awarded a group of School of Education professors a grant in its “Are We in This Together? Advancing Equity in the AgeContinue reading “Research Update: Reimagining Educational Equity and Opportunity (REEO)”

Marco Forster Middle School Honored by the California Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support Coalition

The California PBIS (Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support) Coalition honored OCEAN partner Marco Forster Middle School for its “outstanding contribution of support and care during the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic and resulting disruptions to school.” The PBIS Coalition also honored and acknowledged the UCI School of Education as a partner organization. Marco Forster Middle School becameContinue reading “Marco Forster Middle School Honored by the California Positive Behavioral Intervention and Support Coalition”

Doctoral student Jennifer Renick awarded Public Impact Fellowship

Jennifer ​Renick, a fourth-year doctoral student, is one of 10 UCI graduate students honored as a 2021 Public Impact Fellow. . As a part of her research, Renick will facilitate a youth-participatory action research project in partnership with a local middle school, where a group of students will identify an aspect of school climate thatContinue reading “Doctoral student Jennifer Renick awarded Public Impact Fellowship”