UF Synergies Research: Ethics and Education in the Age of Accountability

Elizabeth Currin, Department of Education Currin’s research addresses the “Age of Accountability,” a decades-long period defined by top-down education reforms that position teachers as both the problem and the potential solution for America’s so-called failing public schools. This, Currin argues, leads to increased teacher stress, a loss of creativity, and a shift in teachers’ answering […]

Elizabeth Currin, Department of Education

Ph.D. Candidate, Education 2018-2019 Rothman Doctoral Fellow Currin’s research addresses the “Age of Accountability,” a decades-long period defined by top-down education reforms that position teachers as both the problem and the potential solution for America’s so-called failing public schools. This, Currin argues, leads to increased teacher stress, a loss of creativity, and a shift in […]