Research

Current Funded Research Projects

EC-SEAT Project - Leslie Couse and Eun Kyeong Cho (US Department of Education Office of Special Education funded)
Project Blog: http://ecseat.blogspot.com
Federal funding for this project has concluded.The opportunity to study Early Childhood Special Education and Assistive Technology is still available. 

Performance Assessments and Teacher Learning in and Beyond Teacher Preparation - Emilie Reagan and Tom Schram
Spencer Foundation abstract about grant: http://www.spencer.org/performance-assessments-and-teacher-learning-and-beyond-teacher-preparation 

UNH Teacher Residency for Rural Education (UNH-TRRE) - Leslie Couse, Emilie Reagan and Tom Schram.  This is a 15-month graduate level program designed to prepare elementary and secondary STEM teachers to teach in rural New Hampshire communities.  Read full UNH Today article...

Policy Briefs

Brief #19-02: Removing Ineffective Educators
Brief #19-01: Does Dosage Matter
Brief #18-02: Mapping out the terrain_Evans and DeMitchell
Brief #18-01: Competency-Based Education
Brief #17-01: Confederate Symbols In Our Schools
Brief #16-01: Policy Short Takes October 2016
Brief #15-02: School Uniforms in New Hampshire Public Schools
Brief #15-01: Student Internet Speech
Brief #14-01: The School Uniform and Compelled Speech
Brief #13-01: Social Media and Teaching Interns
Brief #12-02: Constitutional Amendment
Brief #12-01: HB 542
Brief #11-04: Teacher Privacy and the Internet
Brief #11-03: Deliberate Indifference to the Sexual Abuse of Students
Brief #11-02: Student Free Speech
Brief #11-01: Student Outcomes
Brief #10-01: Canine Drug Searches of Student Possessions: Law and Policy
Brief #08-01: The Effects of Heterogenous Grouping of Middle School Math Students
Brief #06-01: Third Grade State Testing