LRDC Board of Visitors

Welcome Board of Visitors 2016

Agenda



Thursday, October 20, 2016

6:00 pm | Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center, 100 Lytton Avenue, Carnegie Room

Center Management and Executive Committee Overview

Attendees: Board of Visitors, LRDC Executive Committee, LRDC Administrators, and University Administrators

Friday, October 21, 2016

8:00 - 8:25 am | LRDC 9th Floor

Continental Breakfast

Attendees: LRDC All

8:30 - 9:00 am | LRDC 9th Floor

Welcome & Director’s Overview of LRDC

Center Director Charles Perfetti and Board Chair Leona Schauble

Attendees: LRDC All

10:30 - 10:45 am | LRDC 9th Floor

Break

10:50 - 12:10 pm | LRDC 9th Floor

RESEARCH II: Research to Practice

Chair: Mary Kay Stein
Mary Kay Stein – “Integrating Research and the Improvement of Mathematics Teaching.”
Richard Correnti – “Measuring Teaching at Scale to Inform a Professional Learning Agenda.”
Jennifer Russell – “Collaborating to Design and Test a Model for State-wide Math Coaching.”
Stein/Correnti/Russell presentation
Question & Answer Period

Attendees: LRDC All

12:30 - 1:30 pm | LRDC 9th Floor

Boxed lunches will be available for anyone who would like to have lunch at LRDC and then attend the poster session at the University Club, Conference Room A, at 1:30

12:30 - 1:30 pm | University Club Conference Room A

Lunch and Firehose for Grad Students, Poster Presenters, and Board of Visitors

Organized by Graduate Student Research Committee

1:30 - 2:15 pm | University Club Conference Room A

Poster Session

2:40 - 4:00 pm | LRDC 9th Floor

RESEARCH III: College, Getting There and Staying There

Chair: Charles Perfetti
Lindsay Page – “Mitigating Summer Melt and Improving College-going Outcomes.”
Tim Nokes-Malach – “Intervention Science: Investigating Educational Innovations at Pitt”
Kevin Binning – “Social Belonging Interventions as a Means to Boost College Outcomes Among At-Risk Students"
Question & Answer Period

Attendees: LRDC All

3:55 - 4:40 pm

Professional Development: Postdoctoral Fellows & Research Associates | LRDC 731

Board Attendees: Hilda Borko, Tom Carr, Arthur Graesser, Carol Lee, and Timothy Shanahan

LRDC Attendees: Elizabeth Rangel, RA (Facilitator); Carrie Demmans Epp, RA; Omid Fotuhi, RA; Anne Helder, PD; Jennifer Iriti, RA; Eric Kuo, PD; Ally Thomas, PD

Junior Faculty across the Disciplines | LRDC 814

Board Attendees: Gautam Biswas, Jill Burstein, Judith Harackiewicz, Leona Schauble, and Reed Stevens

LRDC Attendees: Scott Fraundorf (Facilitator), Kevin Binning, Beyong-Young Cho, Marc Coutanche, Brian Galla, Jamie Hanson, Lindsay Page

4:45 - 5:45 pm | LRDC 814

Board of Visitors in Closed Session

6:00 pm | University Club Library

Reception

7:00 pm | University Club Gold Room

Dinner (Attire is business casual)

Attendees: Board of Visitors, LRDC Faculty, Center and Research Associates, Postdocs

Saturday, October 22, 2016

8:00 - 8:30 am | LRDC 9th Floor

Continental Breakfast

Attendees: Board of Visitors, Executive Committee, & IFL Presenters

8:55 - 9:55 am | LRDC 814

Toward a New Model for the IFL

Question & Answer Period

Closed Session: Board of Visitors, Executive Committee, & IFL Presenters

10:00 - 10:15 am

Break

10:20 - 11:30 am | LRDC 814

Board of Visitors in Closed Session

Attendees: Board of Visitors Only

11:35 - 12:05 pm | LRDC 814

Board of Visitors Meeting with the Executive Committee

Attendees: Board of Visitors & Executive Committee

12:10 - 1:25 pm | LRDC 9th Floor

Lunch and Board of Visitors Briefing Session to Vice Provost and Executive Committee

Attendees: Board of Visitors, Executive Committee, and Vice Provost for Graduate Studies Alberta Sbragia

1:30 pm

Adjourn