Sessions at AERA 2013 San Francisco


Sunday, April 28  4:05 – 5:35, Westin St. Francis/Kent

Chair: Malinda Hendricks Green, University of Central Oklahoma

Discussants: David Berliner, Arizona State University and Christa Winter, Springfield College

  • Southwest Educational Research Association
    • Finite Mixture Modeling with Nonnormal Indicators
      • Grant Morgan, Baylor University
      • Aaron Bagget, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • Northern Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association
    • A Comparison of TIMSS Scores Using Cognitive Domains
      • Ryan Nixon, University of Georgia
      • Katie N. Barth, Brigham Young University
      • Jeffery S. Young, Brigham Young University
      • Nancy Wentworth, Brigham Young University
  • South Carolina Educators for Practical Use of Research
    • Preliminary Psychometric Evidence of the Behavioral and Emotional Screening System Teacher Rating Scale – Preschool
      • Fred Greer, University of South Carolina
      • Jin Liu, University of South Carolina
      • Christine DiStefano, University of South Carolina
      • Brandy Wilson, Appalachian State University
      • Leia Cain, University of South Carolina
  • Mid South Educational Research Association
    • Faculty Administrator Relationships
      • Franz H. Reneau, Florida Agricultural University



Monday April 29,  8:15 am – 9:45 am ,  Westin St. Francis/Hampton

Chair: Keith Kershner, Research for Better Schools

Discussants: J. Thomas Owens, University of Central Florida and Tony Onwuegbuzie,  Sam Houston State University

  • Virginia Educational Research Association
    • The Contribution of Standards- Based Teaching Practices to Fourth Grade Mathematics Achievement for High and Low Achieving Classes 
      • Eileen Merritt, University of Virginia
  • Georgia Educational Research Association
    • Candidate Surveys on Program Evaluation: Examining Instrument Validity and Program Effectiveness
      • Ruchi Bhatnagar, Georgia State University
      • Jihye Kim, Georgia State University
      • Joyce Many, Georgia State University
  • Iowa Educational Research and Evaluation Association
    • Value-Added Analysis of Teacher Effectiveness Using Three Different Growth Metrics
      • Paula L. Cunningham, University of Iowa
      • Catherine J. Welch, University of Iowa
      • Stephen B. Dunbar, University of Iowa
  • Northeastern Educational Research Association
    • Teachers, Technology, and Digital Natives
      • Nina Kositsky, University of Massachusetts



Tuesday April 30,  12:10 pm – 1:40 pm,  Westin St. Francis/Yorkshire

Chair: Michael Green, Hudson Valley Community College

Discussants: Mike Nelson, University of Central Oklahoma

  • Pennsylvania Educational Research Association
    • Curricular Mobility in Early High School Mathematics: Evidence from the post-NCLB Era  
      • Elizabeth Farley-Ripple, University of Delaware
  • Hawaii Educational Research Association
    • Developing a Statistical Model to Analyze Algebra Preparedness
      • Linda Venenciano, University of Hawaii
  • North Carolina Association for Research in Education
    • Statewide Developmental Growth Curves in Reading and Mathematics: A Practical Strategy to Lengthen Empirical Trajectories
      • Gary Williamson, MetaMetrics, Inc.
      • Mary Ann Simpson, MetaMetrics, Inc.
  • Southeastern Association for Community College Research
    • Implementation of Predictive Analytics for Student Retention in a Community College Setting
      • Rhonda Tracy, West Virginia University at Parkersburg
      • Robert Westbrook, West Virginia University at Parkersburg




Tuesday, April 30, 2:00pm – 3:30 pm  Westin St. Francis/Yorkshire

Chair: Harry Bowman, Council on Occupational Education

Discussants: Rosa Cintron, University of Central Florida and Keith A. McNeil, New Mexico State University

  • California Educational Research Association
    • Seeing Eye-to-eye: A Study of After School  Alignment and Academic Achievement
      • Tracy Bennett, University of California, Irvine
  • New England Educational Research Organization
    • At Risk means minority kid: Deconstructing Deficit Discourses in theStudy of Risk in Education and Human Services
      • Cinzia Pica-Smith, Assumption Colleg
      • Carmen Veloria, Suffolk University
  • Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association
    • Muslim at Early Career Faculty: A Hermeneutic Phenomenological Study of Navigating the Tenure Process
      • Amneh Al-Rawashdeh, New Mexico State University
  • Florida Educational Research Association
    • Estimating program effects with the short interrupted time-series design and multilevel models
      • Francisco Jiminez, University of Florida
      • Walter Leite, University of Florida

SESSION   Business Meeting/Reception

Saturday  April 27, 6:15pm – 7:45 pm, Hilton Union Square / Continental 1

  • Kathleen Berg, University of Hawaii
  • Virginia Shipman, University of New Mexico
  • Edith Carter, Radford University
  • Malinda Hendricks Green, University of Central Oklahoma
  • Michael Green, Hudson Valley Community College
  • Harry Bowman, Council on Occupational Education
  • Truc Nguyen, University of Hawaii
  • Walter M. Mathews, Evaluation Associates of New York
  • John Enger, Nova Southeastern University
  • Keith Kershner, Research for Better Schools

The Consortium would like to thank the following for their support and assistance with the 2013 SRERA Annual Meeting and the 2013 AERA Distinguished Papers Sessions.

AERA – Samara Wolf Fetner

Nova Southeastern University – Abraham S. Fischler,School of Education

University of Central Oklahama, College of Education and Professional Studies, Staff of Print Central – Craig Beuchaw, University Relations; Karrie Jo Terrell, Executive Assistant to the Dean

See you in 2014 in Philadelphia! 

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