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Observer: Institute's New Local Initiative

January 27, 2011Bill SchmittCategories: Recent Publications

The Institute for Educational Initiatives at the University of Notre Dame has entered a collaboration aimed at helping public and parochial school students in the campus’s neighboring communities to improve their writing skills. See the Jan. 27 edition of The Observer Read More

Institute Supporting Renewal of Schooling in Haiti

January 20, 2011Bill SchmittCategories: Default

The University of Notre Dame’s Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI) and Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) are making major contributions to support Haiti’s recovery from the earthquake of Jan. 12, 2010. One initiative to rebuild educational infrastructure is placing shovels in the ground this week. Read More

Partnership on Writing Skills for Local Students

January 14, 2011Bill SchmittCategories: Default and Recent Publications

The Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI) at the University of Notre Dame has entered a collaboration aimed at helping public and parochial school students in the campus’s neighboring communities to improve their writing skills. The endeavor will be supported by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education, which awarded this project nearly $200,000 as part of an Improving Teacher Quality Partnership Program grant. Read More