SESP in the Media: March 2018

SESP in the Media: March 2018

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


March 28, 2018

Apple Inc Teams Up With Chicago Public Schools And Northwestern University To Bring Coding To Chicago Teacher  (highlights SESP's Office of Community Education Partnerships program)

New  York Times

March 27, 2018

Here’s Why an Accurate Census Count Is So Important (quotes Diane Schanznbach)


March 20, 2018

Kids 50 years ago almost never drew scientists as women. Now they do almost a third of the time (features research by David Uttal)

Additional coverage:

PopSugar, 3/22 
NBC News, 3/21
Fortune, 3/21
Salon, 3/21

BBC, 3/20
Scientific American, 3/20
CBC, 3/20
The Atlantic, 3/20
Washington Post (republished by Chicago Tribune) 
TIME, 3/20
Smithsonian, 3/20
Mashable, 3/20
Inside Higher Ed, 3/20
ABC News, 3/20
DailyMail, 3/20
Science News, 3/20
Nature, 3/20
Education Week, 3/20
Engineering 360, 3/20
Ciência E Saúde, 3/21
CNET, 3/20

Republished by:
Yahoo News, 3/20

Fox 32 Chicago

March 12, 2018

How to talk to kids about developing healthy relationships (features Alexandra Solomon) 

Chicago magazine

March 12, 2018

What We Can Do About Crime in Chicago (quotes Jonathan Guryan)

The Wall Street Journal

March 8, 2018

The Federal Government Spends a Lot More on the Elderly Than on Children. Should It? (quotes research by Diane Schanzenbach)

The Telegraph

March 2, 2018

The power of a name (and how it might help you nab a job interview (quotes research by David Figlio)

Psychology Today

March 2, 2018

Can Imagining the Future Help Students Tackle Challenges? (quotes Mesmin Destin)


March 1, 2018 

Influx of Haitian refugees in Florida didn't hurt student outcomes (by SESP Dean David Figlio and Umet Özek) 

The Chicago Tribune

March 1, 2018

Some East Aurora elementary schools to see 'shift’ toward STEAM, but some have reservations (quotes Paula Hooper)

Originally published in The Beacon News

By Julie Deardorff
Last Modified: 3/28/18