Topic: Teach

Institute for Public School Initiatives Moving to College of Education

April 20, 2010

The Institute for Public School Initiatives (IPSI), an innovative University of Texas System center aimed at improving academic outcomes for Texas pre-K through high school students, is getting a new home at The University of Texas at Austin's College of Education.

The Institute has been operating under the UT System administration since its inception in 2002 and will be moving to The University of Texas at Austin this summer.

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About 70 Percent of New High School Principals Leave Within Five Years, Study Says

Oct. 5, 2009

Only about half of newly hired Texas public school principals are staying on the job at least three years and principals in high-poverty schools are leaving the soonest, according to a study out of The University of Texas at Austin's College of Educa

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$1.5 Million Will Help Create Tech-Savvy Teachers

Feb. 9, 2009

Philanthropists and long-time Texas education supporters John H. and Elizabeth "Libba" Shatto Massey have donated $1.5 million to The University of Texas at Austin's College of Education to create the Elizabeth Shatto Massey Endowed Chair in Education.

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