Marilyn Cochran-Smith is the Cawthorne Professor of Teacher Education for Urban Schools at the Lynch School of Education, Boston College. She directed the Ph.D. program in Curriculum and Instruction from 1996-2017.
2018 AERA Division K Legacy Award
Named a Critics' Choice Book Award Winner (American Educational Studies Association), 2018
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February 2019: "Rethinking Teacher Education: The Problem with Accountability," Department of Education's Public Speaker Seminar, Oxford University, United Kingdom. February 18, 2019. *Click here for Presentation References*
February 2019: "The Trouble with Accountability," AACTE Opening Keynote, Louisville, KY, February 22, 2019.
December 2018: "Reclaiming Teacher Education for the Democratic Project," Keynote address, AARE (Australian Association for Research in Education), University of Sydney, Australia, December 3, 2018.
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October 2018: "New Graduate Schools of Education: Unpacking a Controversial Innovation," Invited presentation, CADREI (Council of Academic Deans from Research Education Institutions), Tuscon, AZ, October 15, 2018.
May 2018:"Rethinking Accountability: A Democratic Alternative to the Dominant Paradigm," Keynote address, 2018 Teacher Education Policy in Europe (TEPE) Conference, Universidade do Minho, Braga, Portugal, May 17, 2018.