NC State College of Education Assistant Professor Teomara (Teya) Rutherford has been selected for the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Outstanding Reviewer Award.
Rutherford is an assistant professor of educational psychology in NC State Education’s Teacher Education and Learning Sciences department. In her research, she takes a social cognitive approach to understanding the barriers to and benefits of implementing digital learning tools in K-12 classrooms. In particular, she focuses on how cognitive skills, motivation, and regulation influence both implementation and learning.
AERA, a national research society, strives to advance knowledge about education, to encourage scholarly inquiry related to education, and to promote the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.
The AERA Journal Publications Committee will recognize Rutherford’s award during a reception in New York City this April during AERA’s 2018 Annual Meeting .