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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March 2020: "Global Trends and Challenges in Teacher Education and the Place of Teacher Inquiry," Academy for Leadership in Teacher Eduction (ALiTE) International Lecture Series/Knowledge Exchange Distinguished Tin Ka Ping Lecture. Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong. March 4, 2020.
March 2020: "Through Thick and Thin: Rethinking Equity in Teacher Education," Invited Lecture, Annual Urban Education and Community Forum. School of Education, University of Missouri, Kansas City. Kansas City, MO. March 12, 2020.
March 2020: "Teacher Education in Changing Times: Trends, Challenges, and Controversies," Annual Distinguished Lecture, College of Education and Human Development, Texas A&M University. College Station, TX. March 31, 2020.
March 2020: "Trends, Challenges, and Controversies in Teacher Education," The Annual Couper Lecture. College of Community and Public Affairs, Binghamton University (SUNY). Binghamton, NY. April 24, 2020.