AERA 2018

April 13 - 17, 2018

The American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of scholars in the field of education research. It is a showcase for ground-breaking, innovative studies in a diverse array of areas -- from early education through higher education, from digital learning to second language literacy. It is where we go to encounter ideas and data that will shape tomorrow's education practices and policies, and where we go to connect with leading thinkers from the U.S. and around the world.

Learn more about the 2018 AERA Annual Meeting in New York, NY.

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Dean's Salons & Reception

Dean's Salons & GSEHD Reception

Dean's Salon 1 - Pluralist Education in Divided Societies: Perspectives from Israel and Northern Ireland
Eli Gottlieb, Director, Mandel Leadership Institute
Colin Green, Associate Professor, GW Graduate School of Education and Human Development
Chava Shane, Director, Mandel IDF Educational Leadership Programs and Special Projects
Friday, April 13 from 9:00am to 10:30am
Westin New York at Times Square
270 West 43rd Street, Empire Suite, 45th Floor
New York, NY 10036
A light breakfast will be served.
RSVP for Salon 1 - Pluralist Education in Divided Societies: Perspectives from Israel and Northern Ireland

Dean's Salon 2 - Mobilizing Refugee Support on University Campuses in Precarious Times
Bernhard Streitwieser, Assistant Professor, GW Graduate School of Education and Human Development
Galya Ben-Arieh, Founding Director, Center for Forced Migration Studies at the Buffett Institute for Global Studies, Northwestern University
Maggie Powers, Associate Director, Columbia Global Policy Initiative
Friday, April 13 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Westin New York at Times Square
270 West 43rd Street, Empire Suite, 45th Floor
New York, NY 10036
A light lunch will be served.
RSVP for Salon 2 - Mobilizing Refugee Support on University Campuses in Precarious Times

Dean's Salon 3 - Inequality and Wellbeing over the Last Century: US and Comparative Perspectives
James Williams, Professor, GW Graduate School of Education and Human Development
Amy Berman, Deputy Director, National Academy of Education
Mike Houte, Professor of Sociology, College of Arts and Science at New York University
Friday, April 13 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Westin New York at Times Square
270 West 43rd Street, Empire Suite, 45th Floor
New York, NY 10036
RSVP for Salon 3 - Inequality and Wellbeing over the Last Century: US and Comparative Perspectives

Dean's Salon 4 - Innovations in Assessment Technology: Advances with Process Data
William Dardick, Assistant Professor, GW Graduate School of Education and Human Development
Kadriye Ercikan, Vice President of Psychometrics, Statistics and Data Sciences (PSDS), Educational Testing Service (ETS)
Saturday, April 14 from 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Westin New York at Times Square
270 West 43rd Street, Empire Suite, 45th Floor
New York, NY 10036
RSVP for Salon 4 - Innovations in Assessment Technology: Advances with Process Data

GSEHD AERA Reception
Sunday, April 15 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
New York Marriott Marquis
16th Floor, Skylobby
1535 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
RSVP for the GW AERA Reception

Thursday, April 12

Thursday, April 12

LAURA ENGEL, Ph.D.
Pre-Conference Seminar (Facilitator) Double Seminar in Globalization Theories, Methods, and Educational Implications
1:00 to 5:00pm
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Room 3.11

Friday, April 13

Friday, April 13

LAURA ENGEL, Ph.D.
Pre-Conference Seminar (Facilitator) Double Seminar in Globalization Theories, Methods, and Educational Implications
8:00 to 11:45am
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Third Floor, Room 3.02-3.03

KIMBERLY JAMISON, Ed.D., JENNIFER CLAYTON, Ph.D. and ABE TEKLESELASSIE, Ph.D.
Roundtable Session School Leadership Preparation Improvement: How the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Transformative Initiative Pathway for Accreditation Improved Clinical Practice
12:00 to 1:30pm
Crown Plaza Times Square, Act III-IV Room

ANNE D. LACKRITZ, Ed.D. and MARIA CSEH, Ph.D.
Paper Session Leadership Coaching: A Multiple-Case Study of Urban Public Charter School Principals' Experiences
12:00 to 1:30pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Liberty Room

JONATHAN EAKLE, Ph.D., EVAN CRUMP, COURTNEY BETH HARRINGTON, KRISTEN MCINERNEY, MARY ELIZABETH SHORT, RACHEL TALBERT and BINYU YANG
Roundtable Session A Multivocal Review of AERA's Handbook on Teaching
2:15 to 3:45pm
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Eighth Floor, Gallery 8

KIMBERLY JAMISON, Ed.D.
Roundtable Session Unique Challenges in Educational Leadership
2:15 to 3:45pm
Park Central Hotel, Ballroom level, Forum

LOTTIE BAKER, Ed.D.
Roundtable Session Developing a Civically Engaged Identity: Influences and Opportunities
4:05 to 5:35pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, West Side Ballroom Salon 1

DENIECE DORTCH, Ph.D.
Paper Session The Power of Racial Agency: African American Doctoral Students' Acts of Resistance at a Predominantly White Institution
4:05 to 6:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Second Floor, Regent Parlor

Saturday, April 14

Saturday, April 14

JANET GAO
Paper Session Financial Aid and Beyond: New Insights on Information, Design, and Outcomes
8:15 to 10:15am
New York Marriott Marquis, Fourth Floor, Gilbert

CHRISTINE NGANGA, Ed.D.
Paper Session Forging a Praxis to Liberate Our Grandmothers: Indigenous Female Scholars Constructing Emancipatory Possibilities in Academia
8:15 to 9:45am
New York Marriott Marquis, Fourth Floor, Brecht

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D. and SARA GOPALKRISHNA, Ed.D.
Symposium Can Research-Practice Partnerships Make Districts Better Users of Research Knowledge? A Two-Case Comparison
12:25 to 1:55pm
Westin New York at Times Square, Ninth Floor, Palace Room

NATALIE MILMAN, Ph.D.
Invited Roundtable Session Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education
2:15 to 3:45pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Third Floor, Rendezvous Trianon

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D. and IRIS ROTBERG Ph.D.
Book Signing CHOOSING CHARTERS - Better Schools or More Segregation?
2:00pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Exhibit Hall, Booth 1800 (Teachers College Press)

MATTHEW SHIRRELL, Ph.D.
Symposium Social Capital and Knowledge Development: Educational Infrastructure, Physical Infrastructure, and School Staff Interactions
2:15 to 3:45pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Fourth Floor, New York Suite

SHARON LYNCH, Ph.D. and RACHEL TALBERT
Paper Session Academic, Experiential, and Socio-Emotional Learning in an Inclusive STEM/Agriculture High School: Impacts During High School
4:05 to 6:05pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Seventh Floor, Duffy

Sunday, April 15

Sunday, April 15

ARSHAD I. ALI, Ph.D.
Symposium The Impossibility of Muslim Citizenship
8:15 to 10:15am
New York Hilton Midtown, Fourth Floor, East Suite

LOTTIE BAKER, Ed.D.
Paper Session Community-Based Service-Learning in Higher Education Language Learning Contexts: A Review of the Literature
8:15 to 9:45am
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Room 4.11

LAURA ENGEL, Ph.D. and MARY ELIZABETH SHORT
Roundtable Session Creating a Global Environmental Dialogue: Using Digital Storytelling to Connect Arctic and Non-Arctic Classrooms
8:15 to 9:45am
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, Westside Ballroom Salon 1

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D.
Invited Speaker Session Building District Capacity to Support a Coherent School Turnaround Strategy
8:15 to 10:15am
New York Hilton Midtown, Second Floor, Sutton North

TIFFANY SIKORSKI, Ph.D.
Roundtable Session Science teacher learning in museums: What dimensions of science are promoted?
8:15 to 9:45am
Sheraton New York Times Square, Second Floor, Empire Ballroom East

ARSHAD I. ALI, Ph.D.
AERA Presidential Session (Panel Participant) Disrupting Antagonisms Against Muslim, Black, and Latinx Students and Communities: What’s the Role for Public Education Practice and Policy?
10:35am to 12:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Second Floor, Beekman

DREW ATCHISON, Ed.D.
Symposium The Use of Funds in Title I Schools
10:35am to 12:05pm
The Parker, Third Floor, Tansa 1 Room

PATRICIA DICERBO, Ed.D.
Roundtable Session (Chair) Teacher Preparation for Inclusion and Justice: Keeping Pace With Demographic Shifts
10:35am to 12:05pm
Sheraton New York Times Square, Second Floor, Empire Ballroom East

MICHAEL FEUER, Ph.D.
Invited Speaker Session National Academy of Education Report on Methods and Policy Uses of International Large-Scale Assessments
10:35am to 12:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Second Floor, Nassau Suite B

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D.
Paper Session (Discussant) Division L - Section 9: Policy Implementation and Going to Scale
10:35am to 12:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Madison

SHARON LYNCH, Ph.D.
Structured Poster Session (Discussant) Teaching Experiences for Undergraduates: Recruiting, Preparing, and Retaining STEM Teachers for Public Schools
10:35am to 12:05pm
Sheraton New York Times Square, Second Floor, Central Park East Room

MATTHEW SHIRRELL, Ph.D.
Paper Session (Chair) Collaboration for Change: Multiple Voices and Stakeholders in School Improvement
10:35am to 12:05pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Mezzanine Level, Times Square

REBECCA THESSIN, Ed.D.
Paper Session Leading Instructional Improvement in High-Needs Schools: An Exploration of the Collaborative Work of the Principal and Principal Supervisor
10:35am to 12:05pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Mezzanine Level, Times Square

MATTHEW SHIRRELL, Ph.D.
Invited Poster Session The Effects of Subgroup-Specific Accountability on Teacher Job Assignments, Turnover, and Attrition
2:30 to 4:15pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Third Floor, Mercury Ballroom

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D.
Division Roundtable Grand Ballroom 2:15 (Discussant) Measuring the Performance of Leadership Development Programs
2:45 to 4:15pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Ballroom Level, Ballroom

ELISABETH KUTSCHER and BETH TUCKWILLER, Ph.D.
Roundtable Session Understanding Mind-Set in Students With Learning Disabilities/Differences: A Longitudinal Convergent Mixed-Methods Study
2:45 to 4:15pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Manhattan Ballroom

DAINA LIEBERMAN, Ed.D.
Division Roundtable Grand Ballroom 2:15 "My Feelings Aren't Worthy of Acknowledgment": Psychological Contract and the Teaching Assignment Process
2:45 to 4:15pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Ballroom Level, Ballroom

ANNE LACKRITZ, Ed.D. and MARIA CSEH, Ph.D.
Division A Graduate Student Poster Session Principal Leader Identity Construction: Understanding Charter School Principals as Leaders Through Auto-Photography
2:45 to 4:15pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Third Floor, Americas Hall 1-2 - Exhibit Hall

COLEEN V. REYES, REBECCA THESSIN, Ed.D., and TAMILAH RICHARDSON
Paper Session Principal Supervisors' Work in Practice: Differentiating Support for Principal Learning
2:45 to 4:15pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, Westside Ballroom Salon 2

Monday, April 16

Monday, April 16

ARSHAD I. ALI, Ph.D.
Roundtable Session (Chair) Toward an Antiwar Pedagogy: Challenging Materialism, Militarism, and Racism in Education
8:15 to 9:45am
Sheraton New York Times Square, Second Floor, Metropolitan East Room

COLIN GREEN, Ed.D.
Roundtable Session Curriculum and the Punitive Society: Rereading the "Tyler Rationale"
8:15 to 9:45am
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, Westside Ballroom Salon 3

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D.
Paper Session (Chair) Strategies for Turning Around Underperforming Schools: Have We Learned Anything New?
10:35am to 12:05pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Broadway

LAURA GROTH
Paper Session (Chair) A Case Study of Social and Human Capital in School Turnaround
10:35am to 12:05pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Broadway

ANNE LACKRITZ, Ed.D.
Roundtable Session (Chair) Principal Turnover and Job Satisfaction
10:35am to 12:05pm
Park Central Hotel New York, Ballroom Level, Forum

ARSHAD I. ALI, Ph.D.
Symposium Participant Misdirection, Epistemic Aphasia, and the Ethnographic Interview
12:25 to 1:55pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, Booth

WILLIAM DARDICK, Ph.D. and BRANDI WEISS, Ph.D.
Paper Session Entropy-Based Measures for Global and Local Model-Data Fit in Item Response Theory
12:25 to 1:55pm
Westin New York at Times Square, Ninth Floor, Palace Room

JANET GAO
Roundtable Session (Chair) Navigating Graduate Education
12:25 to 1:55pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, Westside Ballroom Salon 2

TAMILAH RICHARDSON, REBECCA THESSIN, Ed.D., and COLEEN V. REYES
Roundtable Session A Review of the Literature Related to Principal Supervisors' Executive Coaching of Principals
12:25 to 1:55pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Fifth Floor, Westside Ballroom Salon 3

DENIECE DORTCH, Ph.D.
Roundtable Session Triple Outsider: Experiencing Black Motherhood in Grad School at a Predominantly White Institution
2:15 to 3:45pm
Sheraton New York Times Square, Second Floor, Metropolitan West Room

BENJAMIN JACOBS, Ph.D.
Symposium Issues and Methods in the History and Philosophy of Jewish Education
2:15 to 3:45pm
Crown Plaza Times Square, Room 1503

JONATHAN EAKLE, Ph.D. and EVAN CRUMP
Roundtable Session Affective Nonhuman/Human Literacies in Museum and Theater Education
4:05 to 6:05pm
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Eighth Floor, Gallery 8

JOSHUA GLAZER, Ph.D. and SARA GOPALKRISHNA, Ed.D.
Paper Session Research-Practice Partnerships: Designing Institutions for Complex Environments
4:05 to 6:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Fourth Floor, East Suite

Tuesday, April 17

Tuesday, April 17

KIMBERLY JAMISON, Ed.D. and JENNIFER CLAYTON, Ph.D.
Paper Session Tides of Change: The Concerns of Administrative Interns at a Turbulent Time in Education Reform
8:15 to 9:45am
Park Central Hotel New York, Mezzanine Level, Manhattan A Room

JONATHAN EAKLE, Ph.D.
Symposium Assembling Desire, Love, and Affect in an Art Museum School
10:35am to 12:05pm
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Room 4.11

LAURA ENGEL, Ph.D., JESSICA FUNDALINSKI, HEIDI GIBSON, and CLARK BOOTHBY
Symposium Global Citizenship for All? Advancing Cultural Capital Among Urban Youth in the United States
10:35am to 12:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Fourth Floor, New York Suite

CHRISTINE NGANGA, Ed.D.
Symposium Reclaiming Teacher Education: A Humanizing Pedagogy of Wholeness
10:35am to 12:05pm
New York Hilton Midtown, Concourse Level, Concourse E Room

ISAAC AGBESHIE-NOYE and MIKYONG MINSUN KIM, Ph.D.
Paper Session Organizational Culture and Brand Equity at Three Historically Black Colleges and Universities
2:15 to 3:45pm
New York Marriott Marquis, Fourth Floor, Brecht

JONATHON GROOMS, Ph.D.
Paper Session How Does Content Knowledge Predict Ability to Engage in Scientific Argumentation?
2:15 to 3:45pm
Millennium Broadway New York Times Square, Fifth Floor, Room 5.08