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empty chairs in a classroom

Closing Minnesota’s opportunity gap

U of M experts are discovering solutions to disparities among students of different races and ethnicities in Minnesota.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/closing-minnesotas-opportunity-gap
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Jed Elison and Jason Wolfe

Autism expertise leads to earlier diagnosis

From large prevalence studies to brain imaging, the U of M is investigating the best ways to help children with autism
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/autism-expertise-leads-earlier-diagnosis
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A smiling child with researchers

How a child’s mind works

The discovery of how children learn languages can help ensure that all children succeed.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/how-childs-mind-works
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Stephanie Carlson and Phil Zelazo

Measuring what matters

Start-up Reflection Sciences is closing the opportunity gap by putting a simple tool in the hands of teachers.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/measuring-what-matters
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Jed Elison and a child

Charting the growing brain

Jed Elison leads in the search for early indicators of behavioral development that could change a child’s life.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/charting-growing-brain
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
students using iPads

Engaging students with their own stories

U of M researchers and students are helping a St. Paul school focus its curriculum on the structures of inequality.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/engaging-students-their-own-stories
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
child hand holding adult hand

Fighting for the future

Doctoral student Michelle Brown is closing the opportunity gap by preventing negative outcomes for victimized children.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/fighting-future
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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