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
Awarded the Division K Exemplary Research in Teaching and Teacher Education Award at AERA 2019
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October 2019: Distinguished Keynote Address for the Standing Conference on Teacher Education North and South, Ballyconnell, County Cavan, Ireland. October 17, 2019.
September 2019: Keynote Address for the British Education Research Association. Manchester, England. September 12, 2019.
June 2019: "Democratic Accountability in Teacher Education," Keynote Address for the MOFET Institute Annual Conference on Teacher Education, Tel Aviv, Israel. June 24-25, 2019.
April 2019: "Trends in Teacher Education and the Place of Teacher Professionalism/Inquiry," Invited Lecture, School of Education at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD. April 29, 2019.
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.