College of Education
School of Teaching and Learning (STL)
Funded Projects
Project Title: Building Leadership for Change Through School Immersion: Cohort 3.2
Principal Investigator: Ester de Jong
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Education
Project Period: 1/6/2020 – 1/5/2021
Award Amount: $963,649
Project Title: Conference on Rural English learner Education and Research (CREER)
Principal Investigator: Maria Coady
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Spencer Foundation
Project Period: 1/1/2019 – 10/31/2020
Award Amount: $48,619
Project Title: Design Artificial Intelligence and Analytics for Deep STEM Learning
Principal Investigator: Wanli Xing
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Concord Consortium (Subcontract – NSF Flow Through)
Project Period: 9/1/2019 – 5/31/2020
Award Amount: $179,999
Project Title: CUE: Collaborative Research: Effective Peer Teaching Across Computing Pathways
Principal Investigator: Kristy Boyer (Computer & Information Science & Engineering)
Co-PI(s): Maya Israel
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Project Period: 1/1/2020 – 6/30/2021
Award Amount: $15,651
Project Title: Turn-Around School Support and Leadership Program – Option A
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth “Buffy” Bondy
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: Alachua County School Board
Project Period: 7/15/2019 – 7/14/2021
Award Amount: $229,444
Project Title: University of Florida – Saudi Arabia Partnership for Education and Educational Reform (Project PEER)
Principal Investigator: Ester de Jong
Co-PI(s): Maria Coady
Funding Agency: Saudi Arabia Ministry of Education
Project Period: 7/15/2019 – 7/14/2020
Award Amount: $458,899
Project Title: Learning Trajectories for Everyday Computing: Integrating Computational Thinking in Elementary Mathematics
Principal Investigator: Maya Israel
Co-PI(s): Christina Gardner-McCune (Computer & Information Science & Engineering)
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Project Period: 8/1/2018 – 12/31/2020
Award Amount: $2,185,461
Project Title: EBP: CS for All: Engaging Struggling Learners in Computer Science Instruction
Principal Investigator: Maya Israel
Co-PI(s): N/A
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Project Period: 8/15/2018 – 5/31/2020
Award Amount: $258,724
Project Title: STRATEGIES: Codebreakers: Cultivating Elementary Students’ Interest in Cryptography and Cybersecurity Education and Careers
Principal Investigator: Pavlo “Pasha” Antonenko
Co-PI(s): Kara Dawson, Swarup Bhunia (Electrical and Computer Engineering)
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Project Period: 3/1/2019 – 2/28/2022
Award Amount: $956,733
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, Walter Leite (SHDOSE)
Funding Agency: U.S. Department of Education/IES
Project Period: 8/15/2018 – 8/14/2022
Award Amount: $3,276,003
Project Title: The Ag21 Project: Connecting High School Science Teachers and Students to 21st Century Innovations in the Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Human Sciences
Principal Investigator: Andrew Thoron (Agricultural Education and Communication)
Co-PI(s): Rose Pringle, James Bunch (Agricultural Education and Communication), Thomas Roberts, II (Agricultural Education and Communication), Edward Osborne (Agricultural Education and Communication)
Funding Agency: US Department of Agriculture/National Institute of Food & Agriculture
Project Period: 3/1/2018 – 2/28/2021
Award Amount: $13,949
Project Title:  RET Site:  Engineering for Biology:  Multidisciplinary Research Experiences for Teachers in Elementary Grades
Principal Investigator:  Chelsey Simmons
Co-PI(s): Kent Crippen
Funding Agency:  National Science Foundation
Project Period:  05/01/2017–04/30/2020
Award Amount:  $134,705.00
Project Title: Project STELLAR: Supporting Teachers of English Language Learners Across Rural Settings
Principal Investigator: Maria Coady
Co-PIs: Ester de Jong
Funding Agency: U.S. Department of Education/OELA
Project Period: 09/01/2016–08/31/2021
Award Amount: $2,393,911
Project Title:  ChANgE Chem Lab: Cognitive Apprenticeship for Engineers in Chem Lab
Principal Investigator:  Kent Crippen
Co-PI(s):  Chang-Yu Wu, Maria Korolev, Philip Brucat
Funding Agency:  National Science Foundation
Project Period:  09/01/2016–08/31/2020
Award Amount:  $599,333.00
Project Title:  A Master Course on Power for Multilevel and Longitudinal Health Behavior Studies
Principal Investigator:  Keith Muller
Co-PI(s):  Albert Ritzhaupt
Funding Agency:  National Institutes of Health
Project Period:  08/25/2014–06/30/2020
Award Amount:  $90,728.00
Project Title:  SL-CN: Project LENS: Leveraging Expertise in Neurotechnologies to Study Individual Differences in Multimedia Learning
Principal Investigator:  Pavlo “Pasha” Antonenko
Co-PI(s):  Andreas Keil
Funding Agency:  National Science Foundation
Project Period:  09/01/2015–08/31/2020
Award Amount:  $817,500.00
Project Title:  STRATEGIES: iDigFossils: Engaging K-12 Students in Integrated STEM via 3D Digitization, Printing and Exploration of Fossils
Principal Investigator:  Pavlo Antonenko
Co-PI(s):  Bruce MacFadden, Corey Toler-Franklin, Aaron Wood
Funding Agency:  National Science Foundation
Project Period:  02/15/2016–12/31/2020
Award Amount:  $1,194,054.00