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Grant Goes to CREO for Indiana Vouchers Study

October 29, 2014William Schmitt

WALTON FAMILY FOUNDATION’S GRANT BOOSTS CREO RESEARCH ON VOUCHER IMPACTS

A nearly $300,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation will support the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Research on Educational Opportunity (CREO) in a groundbreaking study of Indiana’s school voucher program. Read More

AP-TIP IN Program announces 2014 student & teacher successes

October 27, 2014William SchmittCategories: Default

 

2,000 INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS MAKE STRIDES FOR COLLEGE & CAREER IN “ADVANCED PLACEMENT” SUCCESSES

Higher level of achievement in AP* math, science, and English courses will be saluted; “AP-TIP IN” program grows as Notre Dame supports teachers and students statewide

SOUTH BEND, IN – October 28, 2014 – AP-TIP IN™ is elated to report major accomplishments from the second year of the program designed to considerably increase the number of high school students earning college credit from their success in Advanced Placement® math, science, and English courses.

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Center for STEM Education Launches Trustey Family STEM Teaching Fellows

October 03, 2014William SchmittCategories: Default

University Supports STEM Education through Innovative Initiative

Excellence in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is critical for our nation’s continued social and economic well-being and security. In order to foster growth in these disciplines, the University of Notre Dame’s Center for STEM Education is launching the Trustey Family STEM Teaching Fellows Program. Read More