Seminars

ERC 2016-2017 Seminar Series

Speaker: Cheryl Craig

Presentation: "One Urban Middle School: Many Reform Efforts" 

Monday, September 26, 2016

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Rudder Tower, 501

 

ERC 2015-2016 Seminar Series

Speaker: Bush School Capstone Team

Presentation: "Mixed Signals: District Viewpoints on HB 5 Implementation Strategies Across Texas" 

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Rudder Tower, 501

 

Speaker: Bush School Capstone Team

Presentation: "Mixed Signals: District Viewpoints on HB 5 Implementation Strategies Across Texas" 

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Rudder Tower, 501

Speaker: Lori L. Taylor

Presentation: "Improving School Finance Equity through Cost-adjusted Poverty Measures: Title I and Beyond" 

Monday, March 28, 2016

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
HECC, 104

Speaker: Daniel Bowen

Presentation: "Never Forget: The Impacts of Holocaust Education Enrichment on Adolescents' Civic Values and Perspectives"

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Rudder, 402

Speaker: Noboru Matsuda

Presentation: "A Next Generation Adaptive Online Course: Research and Practice with a Real-life Impact"

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Rudder, 402

ERC 2014-2015 Seminar Series

Speaker: Lori L. Taylor

Presentation: "Does Incentive Pay Impact Teacher Turnover? Evidence from Tennessee"

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Harrington Tower, 569

 

Speaker: Jean Madsen and Mario Torres, Associate Professors, College of Education, Department of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development

Presentation: "An Exploratory Study of “Inclusion” in Two Urban School Districts: A Study Funded by the Kellogg Foundation"

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
12:30 p.m. – 1:0 p.m.
Harrington Tower, 303

 

Speaker: Marlon James, Assistant Professor, College of Education, Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture

Presentation: "Poverty and Possibility: An Autoethnography of Assets and Strengths in Diverse Communities"

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Harrington Tower, 303

 

Speaker: Kay Wijekumar, Professor, College of Education, Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture

Presentation: "When Prior Knowledge Inhibits New Learning: Results from Classroom Use of a Web-based Intelligent Tutoring System"

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Harrington Tower, 569

ERC 2013-2014 Seminar Series

Speaker: The Bush School Capstone Team- Lori L. Taylor, Associate Professor and Nick Fette, Shireen Jahedkar, Mary Christina Riley, Hamid Shafiezadeh, Terry Sun, Angela Yan

Presentation: "Investing in Adult Literacy in Houston: An Analysis of Needs, Benefits, and Costs"

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Harrington Tower, 569

 

 

Speaker: Johannes Strobel, Associate Professor, College of Engineering and College of Education

Presentation: "Engineering as a Four-Pronged Innovation in P-12 Education: Examples from a Use-Inspired Research Agenda"

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Harrington Tower, 569

 

Speaker: Luis Ponjuan, Associate Professor, Educational Administration and Human Resource

Presentation: "A balancing act: Latino First-generation students’ college campus engagement intentions and employment obligations"

Wednesday, November 12, 2013
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Memorial Student Center 2406A

 

 

Speaker: Rafael Lara-Alecio, Beverly Irby, Fuhui Tong, and Cindy Guerrero

Presentation: "Validating What Works: From Project ELLA to Project ELLA-V"

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Memorial Student Center 2406A

 

Speaker:  Lori L. Taylor, Associate Professor in the Bush School of Government and Public Service
 
Presentation:  "What influences student success in developmental education? An analysis based on student experience in Texas"
 
Author:  Bush School Capstone Team

Monday, April 22, 2013
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Harrington Rm 301