Education Highlights

Hampton University Leadership Academy

The U.S. Department of Education’s School Leadership Program awarded Hampton University a $322,489 grant for five years, totaling $2.69 Million in support of the Hampton University Leadership Academy (HULA).  The Department of Education will partner with area school districts to implement a multifaceted approach towards improving student achievement by improving the effectiveness of educational leadership.  Read more...

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

Hampton University also received the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program grant from the National Science Foundation.  The five year award, in the amount of $840,881, supports a collaborative effort between the School of Science and the Department of Education that aims to prepare undergraduates and professions in science, technology, engineering, or math fields to become K-12 teachers in high-need, economically disadvantaged public school districts.  The grant intends to ensure that more minority students will join the ranks of highly qualified STEM teachers.