UofL College of Education receives $3.1 million NSF grant


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville College of Education and Human Development has received a $3.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop assessments that will predict teacher performance and student achievement in geometry.

    The three-year grant began Oct. 1. UofL will be the lead institution and will partner with the University of Kentucky, Florida State University, Alpine Testing Solutions and Horizon Research Associates.

    Bill Bush, director of the UofL Center for Research in Mathematics and Science Teacher Development and a professor in the Department of Teaching and Learning, is the principal investigator for the project. The UofL team will include 12 educators including UofL faculty and graduate students and representatives from Jefferson County Public Schools.

    Brandy Warren
    Brandy Warren is coordinator for marketing and communications in UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing, where she manages special events and promotes UofL’s Division of Student Affairs. She previously worked at daily newspapers in Kentucky and Alabama.