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Dr. Cheryl Holcomb-McCoyDean, School of Education (On sabbatical until July 30, 2024)
Dr. Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy,
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Message from the Dean

Photo of Corbin CampbellActing Co-Dean and Professor
Dr. Corbin Campbell,

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Welcome Message to the SOE community


Dr. Rodney HopsonActing Co-Dean and Professor
Dr. Rodney Hopson,

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Welcome Message to the SOE community


Danielle_Bowes_headshot  Chief Development Officer
 Danielle Bowes,

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Chris MorganDirector, Finance, Personnel, and Administration
Christopher Morgan,
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Jason PierDirector, Strategic Communications and Marketing
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Graduate Program & Director Information


"How to solve problems that come with putting more counselors in schools" by Dean Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy was published in District Administration [July 29, 2022]

"A Dual-Enrollment Program for D.C. High School Students Could Help Fill Classrooms in the Future"

"Opinion: Educators Must Prepare for the Dismantling of Affirmative Action"

"Growing Teachers Locally" (Download Link: Options > Download)


Read or listen to this EdSurge podcast where Dr. Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy offered her opinion on why the time has come to reset college legacy admissions practices. [Aug 1, 2023] 

Watch the recorded panel where Dr. Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy took part in this panel you can watch on what the Affirmative Action decision by SCOTUS may mean in higher education. [Jul 13, 2023]

Dr. Corbin Campbell was highlighted in this Chronicle of Higher Education article about her participation as lead researcher in a new advisory panel to define, support, and elevate college teaching. [Jul 6, 2023]

Dr. Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy and SOE Child Development Associate (CDA) program Assistant Director Gabrielle Harris are featured in the five-part DCTV documentary series, Stronger Start: Building Better Child Care. Watch all five episodes here. [May 17, 2023]

Dr. Corbin Campbell and Dr. Brian L. McGowan, Associate Professor, received $697,000 in funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to study equity-based teaching at the college level. SOE received the 18-month grant, along with Florida International University and the University of Connecticut, to work on a playbook for adopting equity-based teaching. It focuses on teaching outcomes for Black, Latinx, Indigenous students and those from low-income backgrounds. [Sept 23, 2022]