OIT Manager Participates in Sessions at the 2016 AERA Meeting

April 15, 2016



by Nicole Duff at 1:28 PM in Interesting, NewsCampus Community

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(Assistant Vice Provost for IT Dr. Vanessa Kenon chairs a roundtable discussion at this year's AERA meeting.)

Assistant Vice Provost for IT Vanessa Kenon, Ed.D. participated in several sessions at this year's American Educational Research Association (AERA) meeting held from April 8- April 12 in Washington, D.C. Dr. Kenon served as the chair for a Career and Technology Special Interest Group (SIG) research paper roundtable session.

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                                      (Dr. Kenon and other AERA meeting attendees.)

In addition, Dr. Kenon participated in a paper session titled "Dimensions in Adult Literacy and College Reading Comprehension." The session, which was part of the AERA's Adult Literacy and Adult Education (ALAE) Special Interest Group (SIG), explored five papers from educators from various institutions around the world that pertained to educating adults.

The American Educational Research Association (AERA), founded in 1916, is concerned with improving the educational process by encouraging scholarly inquiry related to education and evaluation and by promoting the dissemination and practical application of research results.

-AERA.net

For more information about the AERA, visit http://www.aera.net/Home/tabid/10041/Default.aspx.