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Berends Calls for Broader Research Probing Charter School Traits

August 11, 2015William Schmitt


A comprehensive review of research assessing charter schools as the fastest growing area of school choice reforms has uncovered a need for studies that take a different tack, according to Mark Berends, a distinguished sociologist of education at the University of Notre Dame. Read More

Narvaez Wins Award for Interdisciplinary Book Bridging Biology, Moral Development, Culture, and Education

August 08, 2015William Schmitt


Prof. Darcia F. Narvaez, a nationally recognized expert on moral education in the Department of Psychology at the University of Notre Dame, has received the 2015 William James Book Award from the American Psychological Association (APA).

The award, which honors outstanding research integrating psychology with other disciplines, went to Narvaez’s new book, Neurobiology and the Development of Human Morality: Evolution, Culture, and Wisdom, Read More