• Do you teach at a Title I high school?
• Do you have between 6 -14 years of teaching experience?
• Do you think about whether to stay or leave your job?
This is a research study of mid-career educators, how they think about teacher turnover and their working conditions. In your interview, you will be asked to talk about your experiences with work-life balance, classroom autonomy, burnout, etc. The interview is only ten questions and will take approx. one hour.
Participation is voluntary. Your statements will be kept confidential and anonymous.
or contact the researcher directly:
Tomoko M. Nakajima
PhD Candidate
UCLA Graduate School of Education
(213) 222-6340
Study IRB# 17-000881

The GSG Fund to Support Undocumented and International Students Accepting Applications!

The USC Graduate Student Government (GSG) Fund to Support Undocumented and International Students is intended to provide financial assistance for undocumented students and for international students impacted by the recent executive order barring citizens of six Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. The fund will provide emergency support for students facing revocation of their student visas as a result of the current administration’s actions and also enable students who have benefited from the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to pay the required fees to renew their DACA status.protest

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Lunch with the Vice Provost for Graduate Programs!

Dear Graduate Student,

The USC Graduate School’s Vice Provost for Graduate Programs, Sally Pratt invites you to attend one of the four Fall 2016 Graduate Student Luncheons.  These events serve as an opportunity to create an inclusive community for graduate students from both the University Park Campus and the Health Science Campus. You have the opportunity to talk with the Vice Provost about a variety of graduate and professional student topics that range from Diversity, Inclusion, and Access to International Student experiences to Academic Professional Development; including your own concerns and discussion items. Vice Provost Pratt is interested in hearing your news, updates, and concerns as well as what you think the USC Graduate School does well and what it can improve upon and how.

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