Awarded Projects for September 2018

Congratulations to Maureen Conroy and James Algina for their subcontract award IES Flow Through from Virginia Commonwealth University; Lynda Hayes for her award from the Florida Department of Education; Philip Poekert and Paige Pullen for their award from Charleston County School District; Philip Poekert for his subcontract award South Carolina Education Oversight Flow Through from Study Edge; Melissa Ralston and Lindsay Thompson for their award from the UF Office of Research; and David Therriault and Elliot Douglas for their award from the National Science Foundation.

For more details, see the Awarded Projects table.


College of Education
Awarded Projects September 2018
Principal Investigator: Maureen Conroy  (AZCEECS/SSESPECS)
Co-PI: James Algina (SSESPECS)
Funding Agency: Virginia Commonwealth University (Subcontract – IES Flow Through)
Project Title: BEST in CLASS Elementary – Efficacy Trial
Project Period: 7/1/2018 – 6/30/2022
Award Amount: $1,649,754
Principal Investigator: Lynda Hayes (P.K. Yonge)
Co-PI: N/A
Funding Agency: Florida Department of Education
Project Title: Title IV, Part A
Project Period: 8/30/2018 – 8/30/2019
Award Amount: $10,000
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert (Lastinger Center for Learning)
Co-PI: Paige Pullen (SSESPECS)
Funding Agency: Charleston County School District
Project Title: Reading by Third Innovation Demonstration Project – CCSD Years 2-3
Project Period: 7/1/2018 – 6/30/2020
Award Amount: $122,200
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert (Lastinger Center for Learning)
Co-PI: N/A
Funding Agency: Study Edge (Subcontract – South Carolina Education Oversight Flow Through)
Project Title: Support of Algebra Nation South Carolina 2018-19
Project Period: 7/1/2018 – 6/30/2019
Award Amount: $110,000
Principal Investigator: Melissa Ralston (AZCEECS)
Co-PI: Lindsay Thompson (Pediatrics)
Funding Agency: UF Office of Research
Project Title: OR-DRDP-ROF2018: Project CHILD: Understanding Children’s Health, Influenza, and Development
Project Period: 9/1/2018 – 8/31/2020
Award Amount: $85,953
Principal Investigator: David Therriault (SHDOSE)
Co-PI: Elliot Douglas (Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment)
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Project Title: Research: Understanding Ambiguity in Engineering Problem Solving
Project Period: 9/15/2018 – 8/31/2020
Award Amount: $249,385