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Application Research Experience

Application Research Experience


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Project Showcase

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Doctoral students in Special Education are partnering with SpedTex in the Spring of 2016 to address issues and provide deliverables that will address needs specific to the SpedTex mission of "delivering accurate and timely answers about special education to stakeholders across the state of Texas.

ECI - Early Childhood Intervention
Early Childhood Intervention

Educational Psychology and Leadership doctoral students specializing in School Psychology will focus their Applied Research Experience on serving the needs of Early Childhood Intervention (ECI), a division of the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services. The school psychology specialization is unique in that it offers its students the opportunity to apply research in field work throughout the scholarly process. This ECI partnership is the culmination of those cumulative experiences.

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Doctoral students in Language, Diversity & Literacy Studies have partnered with National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET), specifically the TAP Connect program, to explore the relationship between institutions of higher education, public schools and NIET and how they can best implement systemic change in public education settings.

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Triangle Coalition

As "Pragmatic Researchers in STEM Education," Global PRiSE doctoral students focusing on political advocacy execute their APEX project in a partnership with The Triangle Coalition for STEM Education. During an experiential learning seminar in Washington, D.C., students will examine advocacy, the legislative process and the development of national and international policy.