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Barbara Radner

  • Associate Professor; Director, Center for Urban Education
  • ​PhD
  • Faculty
  • 312-362-5155
Barbara Radner is Associate Professor,  Director of the Center for Urban Education, and "Scholar in Residence" at the Chicago History Museum.  

BA, English, University of Illinois; MST, Early Childhood Education, University of Chicago; PhD, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Chicago

Area(s) of specialization and interest

Urban education, literacy, museum education, arts education, social sciences, history.

Professional organizations 

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, National Council on Social Studies.


"Community School Newsletters,"Template and Monthly Newsletters, Federation for Community Schools, “Guides to Planning School-Community Parent Involvement: The Policy, Compact, and Action Plan,” Chicago Public Schools,; “Literacy Activities for Families and Learning Centers,” Preparation and Retention of Effective Teachers for Urban Schools,” Journal for Success in High Needs Schools, Associated Colleges of Illinois, (co-author), Volume 2, Issue 2: 09/08/2006.