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Upcoming MSPnet Academy Webinar Presentations
Members of the Outlier team at CEMSE will be conducting two webinars for the MSPnet Academy:
Making Sense of Measuring Implementation in Educational Research
February 25, 2015 - 2:00 PM (Eastern)
Presenters: Jeanne Century and Amy Cassata
The Current State of K-12 Computer Science Education in the US
March 12, 2015 - 2:00 PM (Eastern)
Presenters: Sarah Wille and Jeanne Century
Jeanne Century Delivering a Keynote at the Upcoming STEM-C Partnerships: Computing Education for the 21st Century PI Meeting
Jeanne Century will be delivering a keynote at the upcoming STEM-C Partnerships: Computing Education for the 21st Century (STEM-CP: CE21) PI Meeting in Baltimore on January 23rd. The name of the talk is: “More than Sustainability: Bringing Staying Power to Computer Science Education.”
Debugging American Computer Science Education
By Rob Mitchum - 5/28/2014
Where is Outlier?
The STEM School Study (S3) team is collecting data at six schools this spring. In April, Melanie LaForce and Liz Noble will be visiting Wayne School of Engineering in Goldsboro, NC; Courtney Heppner and Sandra Holt will visit eSTEM Academy in Reynoldsburg, OH; Heather King and Melanie LaForce will be at Sammammish High School in Bellevue, WA; and Liz Noble and Sandra Holt will visit L&N STEM Academy in Knoxville, TN. In May, Liz Noble and Amelia Baxter-Stoltzfus will be at Transmountain Early College High School in El Paso, TX; and Sarah Rand and Sandra Holt will visit Arthur A. Benjamin Health Professions High School in Sacramento, CA.
Jeanne Century and Melanie LaForce will be at the NSTA STEM Forum in New Orleans from May 14-16, 2014.
Reports, Presentations, Publications
Jeanne Century and Amy Cassata co-authored a chapter in the recently released "Treatment Integrity: A Foundation for Evidence-Based Practice in Applied Psychology." http://www.apa.org/pubs/books/4317327.aspx
How do I know if my STEM School is Successful? STEM Metrics and Benchmarks. NSTA STEM Expo and Forum, New Orleans, May 14-17, 2014.
A panel moderated by Jeanne Century with Melanie LaForce, Principal Investigator of the STEM School Study; Reo Pruiett, Program Officer, T-STEM Academies, Educate Texas; Alison White, Director, Ohio STEM Learning Network Akron Hub; and Scott Bennett, Principal Reynoldsburg eSTEM Academy, Reynoldsburg, OH. For more information, click here.