SESP in the Media: November 2017

SESP in the Media: November 2017

facultyAn ongoing, monthly roundup of appearances in the news media by School of Education and Social Policy faculty, researchers, and our community: 

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

November 30, 2017

Riverview Gardens' attendance rate improved 3 percent after end-of-year 'clean-up' (quotes Diane Schanzenbach)

The Atlantic

November 27, 2017

Poor Girls are Leaving Their Brothers Behind (quotes Dean David Figlio) 

The Daily Beast

November 26, 2017

Donald Trump and the Success of the Narcissistic Sociopath (mentions Dan McAdams' work)


November 21, 2017

FUSE STEM Lab (features FUSE Lab at John McCutcheon Elementary School) 

Psychology Today  

November 21, 2017

The Seven C's of Thanksgiving (by Alexandra Solomon) 

Education Week 

November 17, 2017

Precious Little Evidence' That Vouchers Improve Achievement, Recent Research Finds (features Dean David Figlio's research) 


November 17, 2017

 Research refutes theory linking family income, genetics, brain development (features Dean David Figlio's research)


November 16, 2017

The Importance of a Diverse Teaching Force (by Dean David Figlio)

Chicago Tribune

November 15, 2017

 How vocational schools and gap years can help ease academic anxiety (features FUSE program)

The Atlantic

November 14, 2017

Will Schools Start Lying About Attendance Rates? (features Diane Schanzenbach)

The Wall Street Journal

November 10, 2017

Why You Should Write a Memoir—Even if Nobody Will Read It (features Dan McAdams)


November 7, 2017

Dating in the Digital World: How Matchmaking Sites Are Changing Society (features Alexandra Solomon) 

By Julie Deardorff
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