ITP: Interdisciplinary Training Program in the Education Sciences ITP: Interdisciplinary Training Program in the Education Sciences
at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Spring 2007

Interdisciplinary Training Seminar in Education Sciences

Sociology 875
Fridays, 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Education Sciences bldg

ADAM GAMORAN, Sociology and GEOFFREY BORMAN, ELPA
Teacher Quality and Quality Teaching
January 26, 2007

ERIC CAMBURN, ELPA
Organizational Routines as a Vehicle for Changing Instruction: The Case of America's Choice
February 2, 2007

GEOFFREY BORMAN, ELPA and STEVEN ALVARADO, ITP Fellow, Sociology
Effects of Transitional Bilingual Education, Two-Way Bilingual Education, and Structured English Immersion Programs on the Literacy and Oral Expression of Spanish-Dominant Children
February 9, 2007

MARK SEIDENBERG, Psychology
Education Science and Education Ideology
February 16, 2007

DOUG HARRIS, EPS
New Benchmarks for Interpreting Effect Sizes: Combining Costs and Effects
February 23, 2007

JEONGMI KIM, ELPA
Multilevel Modeling Analysis in Educational Research: Exploring Mathematics Achievement
March 2, 2007

SETH POLLACK, Psychology
How Social Experience Gets Under the Skin: Neurobiological Approaches to Understanding Children at Risk
March 16, 2007

ALYN TURNER, ITP Fellow, Sociology
Early Health and Educational Success: An Assessment of Mediating Mechanisms
March 23, 2007

ANA CRISTINA COLLARES, Sociology, & ELAINE VILELA, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Connecting Schools and Communities: An Assessment of a Program in Brazilian Schools Using Propensity Score Analysis
April 20, 2007

LARRY V. HEDGES, Northwestern University
How Clustering Affects Statistical Analyses: Experimental Designs and Robust Standard Errors
April 27, 2007

CARL FREDERICK, Sociology
Are Standardized Tests and Social Participation Complementary?
May 4, 2007

MEGHAN CONDON, ITP Fellow, Political Science, & SHEREE SCHRAGER, ITP Fellow, Psychology
Beg, Borrow, and Steal: Unifying Experimental Paradigms for Educational Research
May 11, 2007