College of Education
School of Human Development and Organizational Studies in Education (SHDOSE)
Funded Projects
Project Title: Examining the Impact of Variations in Performance-Based Funding Policies on Student Outcomes
Principal Investigator: Justin Ortagus
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: William T. Grant Foundation
Project Period: 12/1/2018 – 12/31/2019
Award Amount: $204,528
Project Title: Guided Pathways for Student Success at Four-Year Institutions
Principal Investigator: Justin Ortagus
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Project Period: 10/31/2018 – 7/15/2019
Award Amount: $355,997
Project Title: Research: Understanding Ambiguity in Engineering Problem Solving
Principal Investigator: David Therriault
Co-PI(s): Elliot Douglas (Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment)
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Project Period: 9/15/2018 – 8/31/2020
Award Amount: $249,385
Project Title: Efficacy of Prime Online: Teacher Professional Development for Inclusive Elementary Mathematics Classrooms
Principal Investigator: Cynthia Griffin (SSESPECS)
Co-PI(s): James Algina (SSESPECS), Nancy Dana (STL), Walter Leite
Funding Agency: U.S. Department of Education/IES
Project Period: 8/15/2018 – 8/14/2022
Award Amount: $3,276,003
Project Title: Phase 2: Identifying Predictors of the Successful High School to College Transition
Principal Investigator: Dennis Kramer
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Take Stock in Children
Project Period: 5/16/2018 – 8/14/2020
Award Amount: $81,717
Project Title: Enhancing School Resource Officers’ Effectiveness through Online Professional and Job Embedded Coaching
Principal Investigator: Dorothy Espelage (Psychology)
Co-PI(s): Philip Poekert (Lastinger Center for Learning), Walter Leite (SHDOSE)
Funding Agency: US Department of Justice/National Institute of Justice
Project Period: 1/1/2018 – 12/31/2020
Award Amount: $499,807
Project Title: Information Accessibility in School Choice
Principal Investigator: Isaac McFarlin
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Walton Family Foundation
Project Period: 9/1/2017 – 4/30/2019
Award Amount: $140,720
Project Title:  A Proposal to Improve Educational Attainment Among Non-Completers at Open-Access Colleges in Florida
Principal Investigator:  Justin Ortagus
Co-PI(s):  Dennis Kramer, Isaac McFarlin
Funding Agency:  Helios Education Foundation
Project Period:  05/01/2017–05/31/2019
Award Amount:  $300,000.00