College of Education

COE to Present Research at AERA Meeting

April 1, 2009

The College of Education (COE) faculty, staff, and students will be presenting research at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting and Exhibit April 13-17, 2009 at San Diego, CA. The COE panoply of research topics are (1) self determination and educational opportunity among Latinos and Chicanos, (2) preparing 21st Century school leaders: can it be done online?, (3) the role of cognitive dissonance in inclusive practices of school-based occupational therapists, (4) the effects of a supplemental mathematics curriculum for English language learners, etc.

AERA, founded in 1916 is the most prominent international professional organization, with the primary goal of advancing educational research and its practical application. Its more than 26,000 members are educators; administrators; directors of research; persons working with testing or evaluation in federal, state and local agencies; counselors; evaluators; graduate students; and behavioral scientists.