Skip to main content
Think and Do The Extraordinary
Support the College

Research Projects

The College of Education’s projects support our mission to be a voice of innovation for learning across the lifespan. While research topics are wide-ranging, most focus on educational innovation and 21st century teaching and learning. Faculty collaborate across campus, the nation and globally to advance education through interdisciplinary projects.

Our sponsors include the National Science Foundation, National Institute of Aerospace/NASA, US Department of Education, NC Department of Public Instruction, GoldenLEAF Foundation, Burroughs Wellcome and Qualcomm.

Filter By Department:
Title: Phase V: Leadership Supports for Digital Learning Initiatives & STEM Initiative Redesign

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $165,000

Title: Weldon City Schools-North Carolina Learning Technology Initiative (NCLTI)

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: Weldon City Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $6,285

Title: Building Capacity of Educators, Schools, and Districts to Meet the Needs of All Learners

Project Team: PI-Mary Ann Wolf 

Sponsor: Sponsor: Oak Foundation

Project Total: $949,283

Title: Collaborative Research: Developing a Systemic, Scalable Model to Broaden Participation in Middle School Computer Science

Project Team: PI-Eric Wiebe  Co-PI-Dave Frye  Co-PI-Sherry Booth  Tiffany Barns (Eng) 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $497,176

Title: True Colors Training | Holly Springs Elementary

Project Team: PI-Mary Ann Wolf 

Sponsor: Wake County Public School System

Project Total: $1,600

Title: Jackson County Public Schools: Ascent to College and Career Readiness through STEM and Digital Learning

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: Jackson County Public Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $24,143

Title: Collaborative Research: Preparing to Teach Mathematics with Technology – Examining Student Practice [PTMT-ESP]

Project Team: PI-Hollylynne Lee 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $438,365

Title: Preservice Educators Reimagining Core Experiences in Physics Teaching

Project Team: PI-James Minogue 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $733,392

Title: RTI Scholars Program – Lee – The Next Generation of Data Science Education: Pioneering the Frontier

Project Team: PI-Hollylynne Lee 

Sponsor: RTI International

Project Total: $82,287

Title: The Leadership in Blended and Digital Learning Program Wyoming

Project Team: PI-Mary Ann Wolf  Co-PI-Theresa Gibson 

Sponsor: Wyoming Department of Education (WDE)

Project Total: $40,058

Title: A Learning Environment to Support Comprehension Monitoring with Informational Science Text

Project Team: PI-John Nietfeld  Marc Russo (COD)  Sr Personnel: James Minogue 

Sponsor: NSF

Project Total: $​1,469,395

Title: Envisioning Excellence for Community College Leadership

Project Team: PI-Audrey J. Jaeger  Co-PI-Diane Chapman  Co-PI-James Bartlett  Rey Garcia  Robert Templin 

Sponsor: John M. Belk Endowment

Project Total: $​10,863,040

Title: Preparing K-3 Teachers to Use Evidence-Based Practices to Teach Foundational Reading Skills

Project Team: PI-Glenn Kleiman  Co-PI-Jill Grifenhagen  Dennis Davis 

Sponsor: Mebane Charitable Foundation/Belk Foundation

Project Total: $113,688

Title: A Longitudinal Examination of Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) in North Carolina Public Schools

Project Team: PI-Ed Sabornie 

Sponsor: NC DPI/US Dept. of Education

Project Total: $191,947

Title: PBIS in Challenging Contexts: Evaluating a Replicable Implementation Approach in Philadelphia

Project Team: PI-A. Brooks Bowden 

Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania/Us Dept. of Justice

Project Total: $​116,610

Title: A Formative Evaluation Of The Ylearning Program

Project Team: PI-Dennis Davis 

Sponsor: ​YMCA of the Triangle

Project Total: $4,579

Title: NCCC Tier Funding

Project Team: PI-Trip Stallings 

Sponsor: ​NC Community College System/State of North Carolina

Project Total: $​98,000

Title: Rural LIFE: Literacy Initiative Focused on Effectiveness

Project Team: PI-Mary Ann Wolf  Co-PI-Nancy Mangum 

Sponsor: Niswonger Foundation/US Dept. of Education

Project Total: $398,160

Title: ​Teaching for the Long Haul: Professionalizing Career Pathways for North Carolina Teachers

Project Team: PI-Trip Stallings 

Sponsor: Belk Foundation

Project Total: $99,894

Title: Efficacy of ASSISTments Online Homework Support for Middle Mathematics Learning: A Replication Study

Project Team: PI-Jeni Corn 

Sponsor: SRI International/US Dept. of Education

Project Total: $150,995

Title: Multimodal Visitor Analytics: Investigating Naturalistic Engagement with Interactive Tabletop Science Exhibits

Project Team: PI- ​James Lester (Eng)  Co-PI-James Minogue 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $ ​1,951,956

Title: ​Teaching Computer Science in Northeast North Carolina Rural Schools

Project Team: PI-Glenn Kleiman 

Sponsor: BelleJAR Foundation

Project Total: $​50,000

Title: ​Environmental Health Research Experiences for Teachers in High-Poverty Schools: A Professional Development Program

Project Team: PI-Margareta M. Thomson  Reade Roberts (COS) 

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Project Total: $​497,530

Title: ​GLF Community-Based Assistance Grant (CBGI) Capacity Building Evaluation

Project Team: PI-Jeni Corn 

Sponsor: NC Rural Economic Development Center/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​49,824

Title: Sustaining STEM Career Clubs in Rural North Carolina

Project Team: PI-Meg Blanchard  Co-PI-Braska Williams 

Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Project Total: $​179,061

Title: ​Research and Evaluation Design of the North Carolina Innovative School District

Project Team: PI-Trip Stallings 

Sponsor: NC Department of Public Instruction

Project Total: $​103,651

Title: Evaluation of Teacher Compensation Models and Advanced Teaching Roles Pilot

Project Team: PI-Trip Stallings 

Sponsor: NC Department of Public Instruction

Project Total: $​200,000

Title: Building Capacity for Computational Thinking

Project Team: PI-Mary Ann Wolf 

Sponsor: Wake County Public School System

Project Total: $​54,844

Title: Montgomery-Capacity Building for Digital Learning

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: Montgomery County Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​104,313

Title: DIT Innovation

Project Team: PI-Phillip Emer 

Sponsor: NC Department of Information Technology Services

Project Total: $​228,234

Title: Diagnostic Inventories of Cognition in Education (DICE)

Project Team: PI-Hollylynne Lee  Roger Azevedo (CHASS) 

Project Total: $​480,029

Title: Active Learning Modules to Support Problem-Based Learning: Effects on Engineering Retention and Academic Outcomes of At-Risk Students

Project Team: PI-Aaron Clark 

Sponsor: Virginia Tech/National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​270,227

Title: School Connectivity Initiative and Business System Modernization

Project Team: PI-Phillip Emer 

Sponsor: NC Department of Public Instruction

Project Total: $​1,433,818

Title: FOCUS in Engineering: Faculty of Color Uncovering Success Strategies in Engineering

Project Team: PI-Joy Gaston Gayles 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​49,854

Title: Collaborative Research: Fostering Collaborative Computer Science Learning with Intelligent Virtual Companions for Upper Elementary Students

Project Team: PI-Eric Wiebe  Collin Lynch (​ENG-​Computer Science) 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​1,399,088

Title: Recalibrating Student Learning in Introductory Geoscience Courses Through the Use of A Web-Based Assessment Tool

Project Team: PI- David McConnell (COS)  Co-PI-John Nietfeld 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​299,995

Title: Preparing Diverse and Rural Students and Teachers to Meet the Challenges in the Bioproducts and Bioenergy Industry

Project Team: PI- ​Richard Venditti (CNR-Forest Biomaterials)  Co-PI-Meg Blanchard  Stephen Kelley (CNR-Forest Biomaterials)  Ronalds Gonzalez (CNR-Forest Biomaterials)  Elizabeth Nichols (CNR-Forestry and Environmental Resources)  Sunkyu Park (CNR-Forest Biomaterials)  Hasan Jameel (CNR-Forest Biomaterials)  Yuan Yao (CNR-Forest Biomaterials) 

Sponsor: US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) - National Institute of Food and Agriculture

Project Total: $​2,750,000

Title: ​Scaling a Rigorous CS Principles Curriculum: A Supplement to Beauty and Joy of Computing in New York City STEM-C MSP

Project Team: PI- Tiffany Barnes (​ENG-​Computer Science)  Co-PI-Glenn Kleiman 

Sponsor: Center for Educational Informatics (CEI) / National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​568,967

Title: Technology-Rich Units for Future Secondary Teachers: Forging Mathematical Connections Through the Geometry of Functions

Project Team: PI-Karen Hollebrands 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​299,989

Title: ​Perquimans County Schools – North Carolina Learning Technology Initiative (NCLTI)

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: ​Perquimans County Public Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​33,795

Title: ​Vance County Schools – North Carolina Learning Technology Initiative (NCLTI)

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: ​Vance County Public Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​165,137

Title: ​ECPPS – North Carolina Learning Technology Initiative (NCLTI)

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: ​Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Public Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​31,819

Title: ​Henderson County Schools – North Carolina Learning Technology Initiative (NCLTI)

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: ​Henderson County Public Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​52,432

Title: ​Graham County Schools – North Carolina Learning Technology Initiative (NCLTI)

Project Team: PI-Emmy Coleman 

Sponsor: Graham County Public Schools/Golden Leaf Foundation

Project Total: $​37,508

Title: Interdisciplinary Biochemistry Graduate Program

Project Team: PI- Robert Rose (CALS-Biochemistry)  Co-PI-Tamara Young 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​999,907

Title: Using Real-Time Multichannel Self-Regulated Learning Data to Enhance Student Learning and Teachers’ Decision-Making with MetaDash

Project Team: PI- Roger Azevedo (CHASS)  Co-PI-Soonhye Park 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​1,400,539

Title: Efficacy Evaluation of Zoology One: Kindergarten Research Labs

Project Team: PI-A. Brooks Bowden 

Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania / US Dept. of Education (DED)

Project Total: $​227,545

Title: The State of Ag

Project Team: PI- Mary Franklin (Kenan Institute for Engineering-Eng)  Jeni Corn  Malinda Faber 

Sponsor: US Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) - National Institute of Food and Agriculture

Project Total: $​133,988

Title: ​Investigating the Characteristics of Programs that Produce Persistent STEM Teachers with High-Quality Instruction

Project Team: PI-Karen Hollebrands 

Sponsor: Florida State University / National Science Foundation

Project Total: $​74,964

Title: Computer Science for All K-12 Students

Project Team: PI-Glenn Kleiman  Co-PI-Eric Wiebe  Tiffany Barnes (Computer Science-Eng)  James Lester (Computer Science-Eng) 

Sponsor: Game-Changing Research Incentive Program (GRIP)

Project Total: $​574,187

Title: ​CAREER: Fraction Activities and Assessments for Conceptual Teaching (FAACT) for Students with Learning Disabilities

Project Team: PI-Jessica Hunt 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $411,877

Title: NC State University’s Principal Preparation Redesign: Creating Excellent Leaders, Effective Schools, and Enriched Communities

Project Team: PI-Tim Drake  Co-PI-Lance Fusarelli  Co-PI-Anna Egalite  Co-PI-Lisa Bass  Co-PI-Bonnie Fusarelli 

Sponsor: The Wallace Foundation​

Project Total: $3,894,888

Description: The Wallace Foundation<http://www.wallacefoundation.org/> selected NC State to participate in a national $47-million initiative to develop models over four years for improving university principal preparation programs and to examine state policy to see if it could be strengthened to encourage higher-quality training statewide. An independent study, to be conducted by Rand,... Read More

Title: NC State University’s The Innovation Project (TIP) Leadership Academy

Project Team: PI-Bonnie Fusarelli  Co-PI-Lance Fusarelli 

Sponsor: NC Alliance for School Leadership Development

Project Total: $1,771,725

Description: NCSU is partnering with three school districts, Greene, Lenoir, and Wilson Counties, to create the TIP Leadership Academy (TLA) and deliver a customized two-year Master of School Administration (MSA).  The NCSU MSA is a non-traditional principal preparation program designed to be a solution to the stubborn, recurring problem of recruiting and... Read More

Title: GAPS (Geospatial Analytics for Problem Solving) for Hi-Tech Teens

Project Team: PI- Eric Money (Center for Earth Observation-CNR.)  Co-PI-Michael Evans   

Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Project Total: $175,006

Description: The GAPS (Geospatial Applications for Problem Solving) for Hi-Tech Teens program is a collaborative effort between NC State University, Wade Edwards Learning Lab (WELL), and RTI International. The program is designed to introduce high school students to Geospatial science, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and advanced geovisualization technologies through an intensive... Read More

Title: Golden LEAF STEM East Evaluation

Project Team: PI-Jeni Corn 

Sponsor: North Carolina's Eastern Economic Development Corporation (dba NCEast Alliance)/Golden Leaf Fdn.

Project Total: $133,047

Description: Student success in the core content areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) is essential for the development of an American workforce that can compete in the global economy. In response to this critical need school districts across the country, including in North Carolina, have developed K–12 initiatives designed... Read More

Title: NC Digital Learning Plan – Statewide Content, State Policies, and Continuous Improvement

Project Team: PI-Jeni Corn 

Sponsor: NC Department of Public Instruction

Project Total: $1,759,877

Description: The project supports the NC Digital Learning Plan[1] related to statewide content, state policies, and continuous improvement activities authorized under Session Law 2016-94, Section 8.23.  The FI is assisting DPI with:     Statewide Content   Migrating existing digital resources to Home Base including online course content from NCVPS and NCSSM,... Read More

Title: NC Digital Learning Plan-Professional Learning

Project Team: PI-Mary Ann Wolf 

Sponsor: NC Department of Public Instruction

Project Total: $2,254,478

Description: As part of the NC’s Digital Learning Program, this 2-year project focuses on providing ongoing, job embedded professional learning to district leadership teams, superintendents, school leaders, and instructional coaches across the state.  Using the cohort model, the emphasis is on team-building and developing the skills and readiness to plan, lead,... Read More

Title: Promoting STEM Interests and Careers through FAME (Families and Museums Exploring)

Project Team: PI-Gail Jones 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $956,574

Description: The goal of the 3-year project is to research and test a new model to promote the development of positive attitudes toward STEM and to increase interest in STEM careers with a focus on underserved students and their families.  The project is a partnership with Marbles Museum, the Morehead Planetarium and... Read More

Title: ENGAGE: A Game-Based Curricular Strategy for Infusing Computational Thinking into Middle School Science

Project Team: PI- James Lester (Eng)  Co-PI-Eric Wiebe 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $2,498,862

Description: The 3-year project is led by NCSU in partnership with the University of Florida, the Wake County Public Schools, and the Alachua County Schools of Florida. Building on science standards and emerging computer science curricula, and leveraging significant advances in game-based learning, the ENGAGE project will deeply infuse computational thinking... Read More

Title: Collaborative Research: PRIME: Engaging STEM Undergraduate Students in Computer Science with Intelligent Tutoring Systems

Project Team: PI- James Lester (Eng)  Co-PI-Eric Wiebe 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $1,499,828

Description: Colleges and universities around the country are faced with a pressing question: How can we introduce computing in undergraduate STEM education in a way that successfully supports both skill development and motivation for a broad population of students? The PRIME project will address this question by developing and evaluating an... Read More

Title: Building a Next Generation Diagnostic Assessment and Reporting System within a Learning Trajectory-Based Mathematics Learning Map for Grades 6-8

Project Team: PI-Jere Confrey 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $2,999,785

Description: The 3-year project contributes a critical, missing element to the range of existing formative, interim, and summative assessments by creating and refining a next generation diagnostic assessment, built around learning trajectories and the underlying research in the learning sciences. The level II project in grades 6-8 mathematics leverages a learning map organized... Read More

Title: Understanding the Effect of the North Carolina Read to Achieve Program on Student Outcomes

Project Team: PI-Trip Stallings  Co-PI-Stephen Porter  Co-PI-Sara Weiss 

Sponsor: US Dept. of Education (DED)

Project Total: $120,546

Description: The 2-year research project, in collaboration with NC DPI, is an evaluation of North Carolina’s Read to Achieve (RtA) program.  The RtA is a legislatively-mandated program that provides instructional interventions for students who do not demonstrate reading proficiency by the end of grade three. Initial identification is based on students scoring below... Read More

Title: Enhancing Statistics Teacher Education with E­Modules [ESTEEM]

Project Team: PI-Hollylynne Lee 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $1,500,000

Description: In partnership with Eastern Michigan, Southern Indiana, and Concord Consortium, the ESTEEM project focuses on a multifaceted problem in STEM learning: a) preservice secondary mathematics teachers [PSMTs] are underprepared to teach statistical content in 6-12 curricula; b) technologies to engage in rich data analysis and statistics investigations are difficult to... Read More

Title: Developmentally Appropriate Strategies for Targeting EarlyAdolescents’ Motivation in STEM

Project Team: PI-DeLeon Gray  Co-PI-Lauren Bryant  Co-PI-Braska Williams  Mary Ann Wolf 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $1,011,821

Description: The overarching goal of the 3-year project is to develop a coherent set of instructional practices for teachers and community stakeholders that target motivational needs specific to economically disadvantaged adolescents in predominantly African American middle schools in Durham, NC. This project is distinctive in that this work will help teachers,... Read More

Title: Assessing the Structure of Knowledge in Teaching Mathematics

Project Team: PI-Temple Walkowiak 

Sponsor: Indiana University/NSF

Project Total: $401,287

Description: The ASKTM project will investigate the structure of elementary teachers’ mathematical knowledge for teaching (MKT) as it is held by novice or experienced teachers, as it is learned in the context of teacher preparation and practice, and as it is used for instruction and to support student learning. The project... Read More

Title: Code.org Professional Learning Partner Program

Project Team: PI-Dave Frye 

Sponsor: Code.org

Project Total: $101,850

Description: Code.org selected the Friday Institute to serve as a network partner to help teach computer science in a local, sustainable fashion. The network of organizations supports a nationwide computer science movement.  Code.org is providing initial funding to help each organization establish itself as a local Code.org professional learning partner. Read More

Title: The Impact of the North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship Program on Student Achievement

Project Team: PI-Anna Egalite 

Sponsor: John William Pope Foundation

Project Total: $150,000

Title: The Impact of the North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship Program on Student Achievement

Project Team: PI-Anna Egalite  Co-PI-Stephen Porter  Co-PI-Trip Stallings 

Sponsor: The Walton Family Foundation, Inc.

Project Total: $149,723

Description: The implementation of the North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP) has not included plans to examine the impact of the school choice program on participants’ academic achievement outcomes.  The project will address this knowledge gap by evaluating the student achievement impact of the program, shedding light on issues that matter... Read More

Title: Preparing Teachers for Cultural Connections, Collections, and Reflections through Technology

Project Team: PI-Kevin Oliver  Co-PI-Ruie Pritchard 

Sponsor: Triangle Community Foundation

Project Total: $209,904

Description: This project prepares teachers to adopt technology-enabled strategies for: 1) connecting with other cultures through global collaborative projects, 2) crowd curating cultural media collections, and 3) reflecting on cultural understanding through written and multimodal works. Finnish culture will serve as the focus for this work, with fifteen teachers selected in... Read More

Title: Collaborative Research: EFRI-REM Mentoring Catalyst Initiative

Project Team: PI- Christine Grant (Engineering)  Co-PI-Tuere Bowles 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $137,493

Title: Evaluation For Actionable Change: A Data-Driven Approach

Project Team: PI-Teomara Rutherford  Tiffany Barnes (Computer Science-Eng) 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $799,837

Title: Investigating Virtual Learning Environments

Project Team: PI-Teomara Rutherford 

Sponsor: University of California-Irvine/National Science Foundation

Project Total: $105,687

Title: Broadening STEM Participation: Providing STEM Research Experience for Minority High School Students in the Mathematics, Science and Education Network Pre-College Program

Project Team: PI- Tameshia Ballard (Academic Affairs-Eng)  Co-PI-Braska Williams  Angelitha Daniel (Academic Affairs-Eng) 

Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Project Total: $180,000

Description: This project addresses the lack of participation of underrepresented minorities in STEM fields through the formation of a strategic partnership between the North Carolina Mathematics and Science Education Network Pre-College Program (MSEN), the Minority Engineering Program (MEP) and the College of Engineering (COE) at North Carolina State University. The project... Read More

Title: iNnovative Exploration of Science and Technology (iNEST)

Project Team: PI-Kevin Oliver  Co-PI-Eric Wiebe 

Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Project Total: $177,428

Title: Faculty Workload and Rewards Project: A Randomized Trial

Project Team: PI-Audrey J. Jaeger 

Sponsor: University of Maryland, College Park/National Science Foundation

Project Total: $50,166

Website: http://facultyworkloadandrewardsproject.umd.edu/

Description: Dr. Audrey Jaeger is tackling issues of faculty workload and reward system reform through a 5-year NSF ADVANCE IHE-PLAN grant in partnership with the University of Maryland. The Faculty Workload and Rewards Project team will test whether departments that undergo a three year plan to address workload inequality show improvements... Read More

Title: Guiding Understanding via Information from Digital Environments (GUIDE)

Project Team: PI-Eric Wiebe  James Lester (Computer Science-Eng) 

Sponsor: Concord Consortium/National Science Foundation (NSF)

Project Total: $1,238,549

Title: Impact 2020: Supporting Sustainable Impact in Higher Education

Project Team: PI-Alyssa Rockenbach 

Project Total: $1,551,469

Title: Suzhou North America High School: Connecting to the Future

Project Team: PI-Hiller Spires 

Sponsor: Wuzhong Group

Project Total: $2,431,398

Title: Collaborative Research: Teaching Inquiry-Oriented Mathematics: Establishing Supports

Project Team: PI-Karen Keene 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $687,735

Title: The Northeast Leadership Academy 2.0: Developing and Sustaining Effective Leaders for High-Need Rural Schools

Project Team: PI-Bonnie Fusarelli  Co-PI-Lisa Bass  Co-PI-Lance Fusarelli  Co-PI-Jeni Corn  Co-PI-LaTricia Townsend     

Sponsor: US Dept. of Education (DED)

Project Total: $4,742,038

Title: Students Discover: Improving Middle School STEM Outcomes Through Scaling Citizen Science Projects.

Project Team: Jeni Corn 

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $7,221,108

Title: NSF Nanosystems Engineering Research Center (NERC) for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST)

Project Team: PI- Veena Misra (Eng)    Meghan Manfra   

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $29,198,223

Title: Noyce Mathematics Education Teaching Scholars II [Noyce METS II]

Project Team: PI-Karen Hollebrands  Co-PI-Hollylynne Lee  Co-PI-Laura Bottomley  Jeni Corn   

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $799,844

Title: PROJECT ATOMS: Accomplished Elementary Teachers of Mathematics and Science

Project Team: PI-Temple Walkowiak  Co-PI-Stephen Porter  Co-PI-Jayne Fleener  Co-PI-Sarah Carrier  Margareta M. Thomson  James Minogue   

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Project Total: $3,116,758

Description: Project ATOMS addresses the critical need for longitudinal research on the impact of teacher education.  The team is evaluating NC State’s STEM-focused elementary teacher preparation program.  The findings have the potential to redefine how we prepare prospective educators to teach mathematics and science to young children. Through a mixed methods... Read More