APRIL 20: Join COE for Policy Conversation with Rick Hess

We are excited to welcome American Enterprise Institute’s Director of Education Policy Studies, Senior Founding Fellow at the Public Education Foundation’s Leadership Institute of Nevada and Education Week Contributor Rick Hess to campus on April 20, 2017. Join us for compelling conversation with Hess on his new book, Letters to a Young Education Reformer, where he distills more than 25 years of knowledge regarding policy’s role in education reform.

RSVP requested to Sheila Bray.


March 18: Gayle A. Zeiter Children’s & Young Adult Literature Conference

Come and engage in the joy of children’s and young adult literature in a day filled with amazing, award winning authors at the Gayle A. Zeiter Children’s & Young Adult Literature Conference. We are excited to welcome children’s/YA authors Ellen Hopkins, author of NY Times Best Selling titles including the Crank series; C. Alexander London, author of titles including The Wild Ones series and Proxy; and Judy Schachner, #1 NY Times bestselling author and illustrator of more than 24 titles including Skippyjon Jones and Dewey Bob. Register today!

2016 Summit on Nevada Education

The UNLV College of Education is proud to work to expand existing best practice into “next generation practices” that address and overcome the challenges we face in education here in our state. The Second Annual Summit on Nevada Education welcomed educators, administrators, policy makers, community leaders, teacher preparation leaders, pre-service teachers and others with a direct link to education in Nevada to gather in an open forum to share ideas, challenges and lessons to improve and celebrate Nevada education. View highlights from the Summit here.

For those who attended, please give us your feedback by taking a brief survey regarding the event and your thoughts on how we can improve the Summit in the future.