Evaluation Projects

This represents a partial list of evaluation research projects supported by ISSR.

Evaluation of Student Performance under the Alabama Accountability Act

J. Barth and G. Quenneville

Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

S. Dunlap and A. Bolland
Funded by NSF
ISSR provides the evaluation for this program which supports an alliance of 4-year institutions, community colleges, high schools, and industry partners and aim to increase the number of students from underrepresented minority groups in STEM fields.

UA MSP: Differentiating Mathematics Instruction within Communities of Learners

J. Barth

Farm Safety Day Evaluations
D. McCallum
Funding from CDC/NIOSH and Progressive Agriculture Foundation
This series of projects evaluates the effectiveness of the Progressive Agriculture Farm Safety Day Program.

Tobacco Prevention and Control Programs

S. Dunlap and D. McCallum
ISSR evaluates several programs conducted by the Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch of the Alabama Department of Public Health. This series of projects provides planning, data, evaluation, and various reports in support of tobacco prevention and control activities throughout the state.

Evaluation of the Focus Program

J. Barth

Evaluation of Strategic Prevention Framework-State Incentive Grant for Underage Drinking in the State of Alabama

S. Dunlap and J. Barth

Mathematics Technology and Learning Center (MTLC)

D. McCallum
ISSR conducts an on-going evaluation of courses taught in the MTLC by assessing student opinions regarding course delivery and outcomes.

NSF-REU Site: Innovation Engineering in Bamboo

D. McCallum and G. Quenneville
ISSR provides the evaluation component for this project which offers a summer research program for undergraduate engineering and computer science students.