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University of Connecticut Neag School of Education Office of Assessment

Assessment, Research, and Evaluation Colloquia: 2009-10

Growth Models: Overview of Federal and State Approaches and Implications to Local Educators

Presenters: Gil Andrada, Connecticut State Department of Education; Damian Betebenner, Center for Assessment; Mohamed Dirir, Connecticut State Department of Education; Jennifer Dunn, Measured Progress; Thanos Patelis, The College Board; Hariharan Swaminathan, University of Connecticut; Mary Yakimowski, University of Connecticut

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If Evaluation is a Change Agent, Shouldn't We Measure It's Impact?

Presenter: Dr. Janet Clinton-Hattie; School of Population Health, University of Auckland

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The Connecticut Benchmark Assessment System: Development, Implementation, and Future Directions

Presenter: Gil Andrade; Connecticut State Department of Education

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English Language Learners: Enhancing Vocabulary Through Cognate Awareness

Presenters: Dr. Elizabeth Howard, Eileen Gonzelez, Jennifer Green, and Gail Buller; Uconn Neag School of Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction 

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Hierarchical Linear Modeling: A Brief Introduction

Presenter: Dr. Betsy McCoach; Uconn Neag School of Education, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology

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Play and Learning: What Do We Really Know?

Presenter: Jacqi Van Heest; Uconn Neag School of Education, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology

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Applying Professional Competency Criteria in the Selection of Educators for Positions in Schools: What are School Districts Looking for and How You Can Best Prepare for the Job Search

Presenter: Dr. Robert Villanova, Director of the Executive Leadership Program, Department of Educational LeadershipMs. Alicia Bowman, Assistant Principal, West Wood School, Farmington, CT (Neag graduate undergrad and UCAPP)

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Men's and Boy's Gender Conflict: Twenty-Five Year Research Summary - Implications for Education and the Men and Boys in Your Lives

Presenter: Dr. James O'Neil, Uconn Neag School of Education, Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology

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The Schoolwide Enrichment Model Reading (SEM-R) Program

Presenter: Dr. Sally Reis; Uconn Neag School of Education, Board of trsutees Distinguished Professor  Teaching Fellow, Department of Educational Psychology

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