• Dr. Shirley S. Schwartz Urban Education Impact Award

    Shirley Schwartz
    The Council of the Great City Colleges of Education, an affiliate group of deans working with urban school leaders, presents the Dr. Shirley S. Schwartz Urban Education Impact  Award each year at the Council's Fall Conferences. The award is named in honor of Dr. Shirley S. Schwartz, the Council's Director of Special Projects and staff liaison with the colleges of education. The award honors an outstanding partnership between a university and an urban school district that has had a positive and significant impact on student learning.  
    Click here to download the 2017 application. The deadline to apply is September 1, 2017

    Urban Impact Award Winners
    Officials from Cleveland Metropolitan School District and Cleveland State University receive the Dr. Shirley Schwartz Urban Education Impact Award from Brooklyn College CUNY Dean Deborah Shanley at the 60th Annual Fall Conference in Miami in 2016.