College of Education
Lastinger Center for Learning
Funded Projects
Project Title: Instructional Coaching Certification – Cohort 2 and Facilitator Training for Coaching Certification
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Orange County Public Schools
Project Period: 7/1/2017 – 6/30/2019
Award Amount: $171,661.50
Project Title: Reading by Third Innovation Demonstration Project – CCSD
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Charleston County School District
Project Period: 7/15/2017 – 7/14/2020
Award Amount: $161,825
Project Title: Instructional Coaching Year 5 Support
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: School Board of Seminole County
Project Period: 6/14/2017 – 6/30/2018
Award Amount: $22,000
Project Title: Alachua Instructional Coaching Professional Development Support
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Alachua County School Board
Project Period: 7/1/2017 – 6/30/2018
Award Amount: $9,900
Project Title:  Leading for Equity: Transforming the Educational Experiences and Opportunities of Students of Color in Mt. Vernon School District
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Mt. Vernon School District
Project Period:  05/15/2017–08/31/2018
Award Amount:  $98,750.00
Project Title:  Clay County Certified Instructional Leadership Coaching Program
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  School Board of Clay County
Project Period:  07/01/2017–06/30/2018
Award Amount:  $60,060.00
Project Title:  Episcopal Children’s Services Early Learning Head Start
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Episcopal Children’s Services
Project Period:  06/26/2017–06/30/2018
Award Amount:  $14,250.00
Project Title:  Early Learning Coaching and Certification
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Valley of the Sun United Way
Project Period:  04/01/2017–03/31/2018
Award Amount:  $34,510.00
Project Title:  Support of Algebra Nation Michigan 2016-17
Principal Investigator:  Don Pemberton
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Study Edge
Project Period:  01/01/2017–09/30/2017
Award Amount:  $10,000.00
Project Title: PLC Facilitation Training Year 3 and Executive PLC Training
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Bright From the Start Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
Project Period:  01/01/2017–12/31/2017
Award Amount:  $157,197.00
Project Title:  St. Johns STEM School Certification Process
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  St. Johns County School Board
Project Period:  08/22/2016–06/30/2018
Award Amount:  $9,900.00
Project Title:  Gates Educational Reform and the Teacher Perspective Survey
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  Jamey Burns
Funding Agency:  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Project Period:  11/14/2016–06/15/2018
Award Amount:  $75,004.00
Project Title:  TCT Early Learning Coaching
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-Pi(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Children’s Trust
Project Period:  10/01/2016–09/30/2017
Award Amount:  $24,000.00
Project Title: Early Learning Florida Contract #SR972
Principal Investigator: Donald Pemberton
Co-PI(s): Philip Poekert
Funding Agency: Florida’s Office of Early Learning
Project Period: 8/24/2016 – 7/31/2018
Award Amount: $3,000,000
Project Title: Pay for Performance 2016-17
Principal Investigator: Donald Pemberton
Co-PI(s): Walter Leite
Funding Agency: Florida’s Office of Early Learning
Project Period: 8/1/2016 – 9/15/2017
Award Amount: $1,977,453
Project Title: Validation of SunBay Middle School Mathematics
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: SRI International (Subcontract)
Project Period: 01/01/2014–12/31/2017
Award Amount: $2,241,002.00
Project Title:  Coalition Building across Stakeholders to Connect Disparate Elements of Initiatives to Support Effective Teaching into One Coherent System
Principal Investigator:  Donald Pemberton
Co-PI(s):  Alyson Adams
Funding Agency:  University of Florida Foundation
Project Period:  10/02/2014–10/01/2017
Award Amount:  $351,102.00
Project Title: Georgia DECAL – TA
Principal Investigator: Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s): Raquel Diaz
Funding Agency: Bright From the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning
Project Period: 8/15/2015 – 12/31/2017
Award Amount: $270,435
Project Title:  Florida Teacher Leader Fellowship (Teacher Engagement)
Principal Investigator:  Philip Poekert
Co-PI(s):  N/A
Funding Agency:  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Project Period:  11/13/2015–09/15/2017
Award Amount:  $764,553.00