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UR professor earns national award on social studies teaching issues (access required)

A University of Rochester professor has won a national award for his research on professional development for social studies teachers. Kevin Meuwissen, associate professor at UR’s Warner School of Education, won the recognition for his work looking at the conflicts that social studies teachers face between learning new teaching techniques and high-stakes accountability policies in education. The ...

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