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Professor Co-Authors Report on Parenting Matters

Professor Eric Dearing co-authored "Parenting Matters," which focuses on supporting parents of young children. The report calls on health services and education agencies to make parenting a prioirty by developing a national framework to increase access to support systems for parents. 

Andy Hargreaves: Adviser on New International Education Panel for Scotland

Professor Andy Hargreaves, Lynch School’s Thomas More Brennan Chair, will serve on Scotland’s new International Council of Education Advisers. The Council will advise on the government’s priorities for education and develop action plans, which will be influenced by international best practice.

Roche Center Helps Catholic Schools Adopt a Dual-Language Curriculum

Four years ago, the Roche Center for Catholic Education helped pioneer the Two-Way Immersion Network for Catholic Schools (TWIN-CS), which includes a dual-language curriculum for Catholic elementary schools within the United States. Now, the schools involved with TWIN-CS have experienced an increase in enrollment and community support. 

City Connects Receives Grant to Fund Programming and Research

City Connects received a $300,000 grant from New Profit, Inc., a venture philanthropy organization, to expand the impact of the initiative's “whole child” support services and to increase the reach of its research and best practices.