Working Papers

What Gesture and Speech Reveal About Students’ Interpretations of Cartesian Graphs:Perceptions Can Bound Thinking

WCER Working Paper No. 2006-2   March 2006

Author(s): Mitchell J. Nathan and Kristen N. Bieda

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Longitudinal Data Systems to Support Data-Informed Decision Making: A Tri-State Partnership Between Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin

WCER Working Paper No. 2006-1   March 2006

Author(s): Christopher A. Thorn and Robert H. Meyer

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Rethinking Formalisms in Formal Education

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-11   December 2005

Author(s): Mitchell J. Nathan

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Visual Display and Co-Expressivity as Students Strive for Intersubjectivity in a Spatial Reasoning Task

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-10   October 2005

Author(s): Mitchell J. Nathan and Billie Eilam

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The New Instructional Leadership: Creating Data-Driven Instructional Systems in Schools

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-9   September 2005

Author(s): Richard Halverson, Jeffrey Grigg, Reid Prichett, and Chris Thomas

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Epistemography and the Participant Structures of a Professional Practicum: A Story Behind the Story of Journalism 828

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-8   September 2005

Author(s): David Williamson Shaffer

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Before Every Child Is Left Behind: How Epistemic Games Can Solve the Coming Crisis in Education

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-7   September 2005

Author(s): David Williamson Shaffer and James Paul Gee

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Toolforthoughts: Reexamining Thinking in the Digital Age

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-6   September 2005

Author(s): David Williamson Shaffer and Katherine A. Clinton

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Multisubculturalism: Computers and the End of Progressive Education

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-5   August 2005

Author(s): David Williamson Shaffer

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Video Games and the Future of Learning

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-4   June 2005

Author(s): David Williamson Shaffer, Kurt R. Squire, Richard Halverson, and James Paul Gee

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Studio Mathematics: The Epistemology and Practice of Design Pedagogy as a Model for Mathematics Learning

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-3   June 2005

Author(s): David Williamson Shaffer

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Cost Analysis in Educational Decision Making: Approaches, Procedures, and Case Examples

WCER Working Paper No. 2005-1   March 2005

Author(s): Jennifer L. White, Craig A. Albers, James C. DiPerna, Stephen N. Elliott, Thomas R. Kratochwill, and Andrew T. Roach

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Alignment Analysis and Standard-Setting Procedures for Alternate Assessments

WCER Working Paper No. 2004-1   September 2004

Author(s): Andrew T. Roach and Stephen N. Elliott

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Evidence-Based Practice: Promoting Evidence-Based Interventions in School Psychology

WCER Working Paper No. 2003-13   December 2003

Author(s): Thomas R. Kratochwill and Elisa Steele Shernoff

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Final Report on the Study of the Impact of the Statewide Systemic Initiatives. Volume 1

WCER Working Paper No. 2003-12, Volume 1   September 2003

Author(s): Norman L. Webb and Iris R. Weiss

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