2011 REESE PI Meeting Agenda

The 2011 REESE PI meeting will take place October 20-21 at the Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City, just outside Washington, D.C. Click on the concurrent session titles below to obtain additional information about each session. Additional information about the meeting is available in the online 2011 Briefing Book.

Agenda

 DAY 1: THURSDAY, October 20
8:00-8:50am   Registration & Continental Breakfast
   

Program officers (as available) meet with PIs in the PI Lounge

     
8:50-9:15am   Welcome and introductions
      

Barbara Schneider, ARC and Michigan State University (bio)

     
9:15-10:15am   Plenary
   

Introduction
Joan Ferrini-Mundy, National Science Foundation
(bio)

Speaker
Susan Carey, Harvard University
(bio)

"Bootstrapping and Conceptual Change" [PPT]

     
10:30-12:30pm   Concurrent Sessions #1
   

Mind, Brain, and Learning: Executive Function and Beyond

What’s the Score? Evidence For and Against Gaming as a Means of Learning and Motivation 

Research on Inclusion in STEM Fields

     
12:30-2:30pm   Poster set-up and lunch on your own
   

Program officers (as available) meet with PIs in the PI Lounge

ARC staff will be available for technical assistance consultations. Please contact ARC to schedule an appointment

12:30-1:45pm   Workshop on the Design and Analysis of Clustered Randomized Experiments in Education [PPT]
     
1:30-2:30pm   Workshop on Online Variance Almanac (Web VA) [PPT]
     
2:30-4:30pm   Concurrent Sessions #2
   

Innovative Approaches to Assessment in STEM Education

Collaborations between Engineering and Cognitive Science: What Do We Have to Learn?

How People Learn … Part Two?

     
4:30-6:30pm   Poster Session & Reception
     
 DAY 2:  FRIDAY, October 21     
8:00-9:00am   Registration & Continental Breakfast
      

Program officers (as available) meet with PIs in the PI Lounge

     
9:00-11:00am   Concurrent Sessions #3
   

From Scientific Inquiry to Practices of Science in Science Standards

Motivation, Engagement, and STEM Learning

Developing a World Class Workforce: Human Capacity Building in Postsecondary STEM Education

     
11:00-11:15pm   Break
     
11:15-12:30pm   Plenary

Introduction
Barbara Olds, National Science Foundation
(bio)

Speaker
Diane Souvaine, Tufts University and National Science Board
(bio)

"STEM Education: Integrating Policy, Research, and Practice" [PPT]

   
12:30-2:30pm   Poster Session & Buffet Lunch
   

Program officers (as available) meet with PIs in the PI Lounge

     
2:30-3:00pm   Closing Plenary
   

News from Washington, NSF and the REESE Program [PPT]

John Cherniavsky, DRL Division Director (Acting) (bio)
Gregg Solomon, REESE Cluster Cooordinator (bio)

     
3:00pm   Adjourn