Graduate assistant wins AERA dissertation fellowship

Congratulations to Akisha Jones, a graduate research assistant at DERDC and doctoral student in the College of Education and Human Development’s Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics Program. Jones was awarded an AERA Dissertation Grant by the American Educational Research Association. The $20,000 award is given to advanced doctoral students who are developing new quantitative measures or methodological approaches for addressing education issues and incorporate subject matter expertise, especially when studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning. Jones’ dissertation focused on “Examining Teacher and Teaching Quality through Predictors of Urban Teacher Effectiveness.”

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