Professional Development Academies in Education
UCLA Women’s School Leadership Academy
UCLA WSLA emphasizes women helping other women to build their leadership capacity and expand leadership roles for women in K-12 organizations.
UCLA University Women’s Leadership Academy for Mid-Career Women
Academy for Excellence in Medical Education
The Academy for Excellence in Medical Education is a partnership between the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM) and the UCLA School of Education & Information Studies. Our mission is to promote excellence in the field of medical education.
Professional Leadership and Coaching Academy
Coaches Supporting Coaches. A leadership program centered around equity, relationships, and supporting the personal and professional growth of others.
About the UCLA Department of Education
UCLA has been a leader in the study of education practice and policy since its inception at the turn of the 20th century. Faculty members in the Department of Education not only conduct research at the forefront of their respective fields, but are also deeply committed to teaching and the preparation of future researchers, policy analysts, teachers, and administrators. A distinguished faculty committed to research and teaching and excellent research centers and institutes offer extraordinary opportunities for student endeavors. At the heart of the department is a commitment to diversity, pluralism, and social justice.
UCLA CTS Research Highlights Strengths and Challenges in CSU Support Programs for Former Foster Youth
ELP Dissertation Brief Explores Elementary School Computer Science Teachers' Thinking About Equity
Study highlights strategies teachers use to make their practices more equitable