Nieman has observed professional learning events and facilitators’ planning of these events, and has interviewed teachers and facilitators.
Spencer grew up in Appleton, Wisconsin and attended college in the Pacific Northwest.
Lyle Spencer’s father served as president at said university from 1927-1933.
NAEd will be hosting a webinar for interested applicants on September 4, 2019, at p.m. The program is open to candidates for a doctoral degree at any graduate institution in the United States. See the NAEd website for complete program guidelines, application instructions, a list of past fellows, and to register for the webinar.
Description The mission of the National Academy of Education is to advance high-quality research to improve eucation ]olicy and practice.
“The findings of my research will generate theory regarding the design and facilitation of professional learning in which teachers are supported to see and treat students as mathematically capable.” Nieman previously taught high school mathematics at an engineering-focused high school and has worked as an elementary and secondary mathematics teacher educator.
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He received both an undergraduate degree and master's degree in sociology from the University of Washington in Seattle.
In addition to the stipend, fellows participate in two professional development retreats, receive dissertation writing support, and are provided opportunities to expand their networks, build their research and career skills, and support their transition into a professional role. Applicants may be a doctoral candidate in any field so long as their dissertation topic centrally relates to education and shows promise of contributing to the understanding of the history, theory, or practice of education.
Note that the dissertation fellowship is intended to support the writing of the dissertation during the last year(s) of doctoral work and cannot be used during the data-collection phase of the dissertation. citizens are eligible to apply as long as they are a candidate for a doctoral degree at a graduate school in the United States.
Elliott-Groves and Santiago are among 30 outstanding early career scholars in the nation to receive the prestigious postdoctoral fellowship, which includes an award of ,000 to assist with their research.
Nieman is one of 35 doctoral students to receive the dissertation fellowship in recognition of her doctoral work.