UCLA’s Kim Gomez: Haytin Award Winner Works for Access and Equity Through Literacy


Kim GomezAssociate Professor of Education Kim Gomez has been selected as the 2013 recipient of the Harold A. and Lois Haytin Faculty Award, for her work to improve the quality of student writing in Grades 3-6 through the “Disciplinary Literacy Work Circle” project at UCLA Lab School. Read more


Carlos Alberto Torres: UCLA’s New Associate Dean for Global Programs Shapes Future of 21st Century Education


When Carlos Alberto Torres is not teaching his students in the Social Sciences and Comparative Education Division, speaking at international conferences on the latest issues surrounding globalization, or leading students and colleagues as the director of the Paulo Freire Institute at UCLA, he is a woodworker. Read more


UCLA’s Dean Suárez-Orozco Participates as Panelist on Education, Policy at Luskin School Salon


Marcelo Suárez-Orozco, dean of UCLA’s Graduate School of Education & Information Studies (GSE&IS), was a panelist in a discussion titled, “From Blackboards to iPads: Examining Education in the 21st Century,” hosted by the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs on Sept. 16 at the home of Harold and Stephanie Bronson, UCLA alumni and Luskin Dean’s Associates. Read more