Working Papers

Tool to Evaluate Language Complexity of Test Items

WCER Working Paper No. 2013-05   July 2013

Author(s): H. Gary Cook and Rita MacDonald

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Online Instruction Hyper Textbook as Personal Environment

WCER Working Paper No. 2013-04   June 2013

Author(s): Francois Victor Tochon, A. Cendel Karaman, & Celile Eren ├ľkten

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Collaborating with States on Professional Development Planning

WCER Working Paper No. 2013-03   May 2013

Author(s): Daniella Molle and Christy Reveles

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Exploring the Dynamics of Organizational Learning: How an Instructional Reform Effort Influenced Teaching-related Organizational Memory Processes

WCER Working Paper No. 2013-02   April 2013

Author(s): Matthew T. Hora and Anne-Barrie Hunter

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A Review of Classroom Observation Techniques Used in Postsecondary Settings

WCER Working Paper No. 2013-01   February 2013

Author(s): Matthew T. Hora and Joseph J. Ferrare

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The Role of Cognitive Validity Testing to Understand Leadership Practice in the Development of CALL, the Comprehensive Assessment of Leadership for Learning

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-11   December 2012

Author(s): Mark H. Blitz and Jason Salisbury

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A Situative Analysis of the Relationship between Faculty Beliefs and Teaching Practice: Implications for Instructional Improvement at the Postsecondary Level

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-10   October 2012

Author(s): Matthew T. Hora

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Teaching the Way They Were Taught? Revisiting the Sources of Teaching Knowledge and the Role of Prior Experience in Shaping Faculty Teaching Practice

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-09   September 2012

Author(s): Amanda Oleson and Matthew T. Hora

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Cultural Models of Teaching and Learning: Challenges and Opportunities for Undergraduate Math and Science Education

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-08   August 2012

Author(s): Joseph J. Ferrare, Matthew Tadashi Hora

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System-Wide Reform in Science: Student-Centered Inquiry at Scale, Part II

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-7   July 2012

Author(s): Eric J. Osthoff, Vansa Shewakramani, and Kimberle A. Kelly

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Technologies for Education and Technologies for Learners: How Information Technologies are (and Should Be) Changing Schools

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-6   May 2012

Author(s): Rich Halverson and R. Benjamin Shapiro

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A Case Study Comparison of School Leadership Practice Against the Comprehensive Assessment of Leadership for Learning (CALL) Pilot Results

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-5   May 2012

Author(s): Mark Blitz

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District Readiness to Implement Standards-Based Reform for English Language Learners a Decade After No Child Left Behind Act

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-4   April 2012

Author(s): Naomi Lee

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Gesture as Model Enactment: The Depictive and Causal Roles of Gesture in Mental Model Construction When Learning from Text

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-3   March 2012

Author(s): Mitchell J. Nathan and Chelsea V. Johnson

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Inquiry-based Science Instruction and the Science Immersion Instructional Reform

WCER Working Paper No. 2012-2   January 2012

Author(s): Kimberle A. Kelly, Alexan Chalaganyan, and Erika Hernandez

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