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Mills College Receives Grant to Further Lesson Study Research

Oakland, CA–August 9, 2012 Mills College has received a grant from the Toyota USA Foundation to support research into the practice of Lesson Study, a form of professional learning shown to improve teacher instruction and student learning. Learn more »

Mills College Makes Big Waves in the Classroom

Oakland, CA–February 24, 2012 Mills College Cyclone swimmers have been awarded the team scholar all American award from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). Learn more »

Mills Teacher-Scholars to Present Progress, Successes

Oakland, CA–February 17, 2012 The work of the Mills Teacher Scholars Group, which is at the heart of addressing top priorities in the local district and nationwide, will be showcased during an event attended by educational leaders. Learn more »

Mills College Business Students Selected to Compete in Challenge to Fight Global Poverty

Oakland, CA–February 15, 2012 Mills College is proud to announce that a team of students from the Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business will compete in the Hult Global Case Challenge. Learn more »

Mills College to Host US Department of Education Roundtable on Transforming the Teaching Profession

Oakland, CA–February 14, 2012 The Mills College School of Education will be the site of a roundtable discussion led by US Department of Education Teaching Ambassador Fellow Geneviѐve DeBose. Learn more »

Concert to Highlight Contemporary Music at Mills College

Oakland, CA–February 09, 2012 A convergence of music, video, and dance will culminate in a performance of sight and sound that reflects the legacy of musical innovation at Mills. Learn more »

Mills College Architect Elevated to Fellow of the American Institute of Architects

Oakland, CA–February 03, 2012 Mills College is proud to announce that Campus Architect Karen Fiene has been elected to the prestigious College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for her significant contributions to the profession and society. Learn more »

Mills College School of Education Dean Discusses What’s Working in Schools

Oakland, CA–February 01, 2012 Poverty and a lack of funding are among the myriad issues public schools are facing. But School of Education Dean Kathy Schultz has plenty to say about what is successful. Learn more »

Mills College Children’s School Celebrates 85 Years

Oakland, CA–January 20, 2012 The Mills College Children’s School, which boasts a long, storied history of educating both teachers and children alike, proudly celebrates its 85th anniversary. Learn more »

Mills College Center for Urban Schools and Partnerships to Present Discussion with Veteran Educators

Oakland, CA–January 18, 2012 Teachers may enter their profession with great aspirations, but in the face of layoffs, limited pay, and standardized testing, how can they remain motivated and inspired? Learn more »

Last Updated: 8/15/11