The COE 10-minute Research Break broadcasts are devoted to highlighting research by Illinois State University's College of Education faculty, staff, and students.
If you are interested in discussing your recent published research, please contact Trisha Klass.
Listen to interview with Linda Haling, School of Teaching & Learning, and Jennifer Lawler, recent reading master's graduate, about the effect of providing dedicated reading time during intervention block.
Listen to interview with Yojanna Cuenca-Carlino, faculty member in the Special Education Department, about her study on the impact of using persuasive writing strategies with embedded self determination on the achievement and attitudes of students with emotional and behavioral disorders.
Listen to interview with Carolyn Hunt, Teaching and Learning, about the experiences and perceptions of literacy coaches who work in the schools.
Listen to interview with Phil Parette and Craig Blum, faculty in the Special Education Department, about using VoiceThread, a web application that meets UDL criteria, to support receptive and expressive learning in early childhood classrooms.
Listen to interview with Jim Thompson, Special Education Department, about his Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) research of two large special education classes: one taught with face-to-face presentations and one with online podcasts.
Listen to interview with Betsy Lugg, Educational Administration and Foundations Department, about the online law and policy journal she edits that highlights current legal and policy issues that affect P12 and higher education.
Listen to interview with Stacy Kelly, Special Education Department, about the status of Internet use by young adults with visual impairments as they transition from high school to work or to postsecondary education.
Listen to interview with Katie Smith, SED graduate student, about her thesis that was nominated for the Fisher Thesis Award. Her topic focused on teachers' self-efficacy in supporting students with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Smith. K. L. (2012). Teaching and supporting students with autism spectrum disorders in general education classrooms: A survey of self-efficacy in teachers (Unpublished master’s thesis). Illinois State University, Normal, IL.
Lyman, L., Strachan, J., & Lazaridou, A (2012). Shaping social justice leadership: Insights of women educators worldwide. New York: Rowman & Littlefield.
Husband, T. (February, 2012). Why can't Jamal read?
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The full text is available through Milner and other university libraries.
Quinlan, M. M., Bates, B. R., & Angell, M. E. (2012). “What can I do to help?” Postsecondary students with learning disabilities’ perceptions of instructors’ classroom accommodations. Journal of Research in Special Educational Needs, 5 (1), 1-10. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-3802.2011.01225.x The full text is available through Milner and other university libraries.