News

2018-03-22

March 19, 2018 – Dr. Cindy Blitz, Executive Director at the Center for Effective School Practices, Rutgers University (RU-CESP), Dr. Thu Nguyen, Professor and Chair for the Department of Computer Science, and Dr. Fran Trees, Director of Undergraduate Introductory Instruction for the Department of Computer Science have been awarded a grant of $250,000 for their project entitled...

2018-03-22

Over a hundred educators and professionals from all around the tri-state area representing over 35 districts joined Rutgers CESP at its 2nd Annual Project Based Learning Summit.

2018-03-16

Dr. Cindy Blitz, Executive Director at the Center for Effective School Practices, Rutgers University along with Gerald Zahorchak, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown will be co-presenting at the Pittsburgh Regional Faculty Symposium Friday, March 16, 2018 in Pittsburgh, PA hosted by the Center for Teaching Excellence at Duquesne University with support from the Pittsburgh Council on Higher Education.

2017-10-12

Dr. Cindy Blitz, Executive Director at the Center for Effective School Practices, Rutgers University (RU-CESP) and Seema Basi, M.D have been approved for a $50,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to support a project on Improving the Provision of Mental Health Care for Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease and their Caregivers.

2017-10-12

Dr. Cindy Blitz, Executive Director at the Center for Effective School Practices, Rutgers University will be presenting at the 2017 National Forum to Advance Rural Education Friday, October 13th in Columbus, Ohio hosted by Battelle for Kids and the National Rural Education Association.

2017-05-10

Congratulations to Dr. Cindy Blitz, Executive Director at the Center for Effective School Practices, Rutgers University for being selected to present at the 2017 EDULEARN Conference to be held in Barcelona, Spain on July 3-5, 2017.

2017-03-23

Whether you are a teacher, instructional coach, school/district leader or other, if you have an interest in Project Based Learning (PBL) this is the workshop to get you started! Join us and the Buck Institute for Education (BIE) on May 15 – 17th for the PBL 101 Workshop.