EVENTS

May 8, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Neuroscience Well-Being and Learning Meet-Up
University Researchers, Community Colleagues

May 15, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Teacher Speakout!
Nine public school teachers from seven rural districts around Wisconsin, Barneveld, La Farge, Markesan, Mauston, Mercer, Phillips and River Valley School Districts

May 22, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Inaugural Event for the Center for Research on College-Workforce Transitions
Jim Morgan and Dr. Linda Nilson, Director of New Ventures for MRA and Internationally Recognized Expert in Teaching and Learning

PUBLICATIONS

"Data Driven Decision-Making in the Era of Accountability: Fostering Faculty Data Cultures for Learning," Matthew T. Hora, Jana Bouwma-Gearhart, and Hyoung Joon Park, The Review of Higher Education, Spring 2017.

"An Adaptive Collaboration Script for Learning with Multiple Visual Representations in Chemistry," Martina A. Rau, Hannah E. Bowman and John W. Moore, Computers and Education, June 2017.

Reading Students’ Lives: Literacy Learning Across Time,” Catherine Compton-Lilly, 2017.

Designing and Assessing Risk-Sharing Models for Federal Student Aid,” Nicholas Hillman, report for WISCAPE, December 2016. 

Tim Boals (PI) was awarded $143,114 from the Lower Kuskokwim (Alaska) School District for the project, "Developing Culturally Responsive Native Language Assessment Systems," through June 2017.

Xueli Wang (PI) was awarded $800,000 from the National Science Foundation for the project, "Contextualize to Learn: Preparing Faculty Toward Math Contextualization for Student Success in Advanced Technological Education," through May 2020.

Martina Rau (PI) was awarded $598,400 by the National Science Foundation for the project "CAREER: Intelligent Representations: How to Blend Physical and Virtual Representations by Adapting to the Individual Student's Needs in Real Time" through 2022.

PROJECTS