Judith Herb College of Education



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Department of Educational Foundations & Leadership
The University of Toledo
Main Campus
Gillham Hall, 5th floor
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The University of Toledo
Main Campus
MS 921
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

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Ruth Ann Easterwood
Gillham Hall Room 5000

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Department Chair:

Dr. Edward Janak
Gillham Hall Room 5000C
(419) 530-4114

Educational Psychology Program

Projects & Events

Below are list of Educational Psychology program projects and events for this academic year. If you have any questions about the projects or events, please contact the department at 419.530.2461.  

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Changing Minds and Changing Lives — Racism and Education: Inequality in the American Educational System
January 9, 2014
Nitschke Hall Auditorium on UT Main Campus
Sponsored by: The Toledo Community Coalition and The Blade
Keynote speaker: David J. Johns, the executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans
*Our own Dr. Dale Snauwaert and PhD student Jonathan Locust are on the panel. Our own PhD student Alicia Smith is one of the event organizers.
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The 13th annual Department of Educational Leadership Graduate Student Conference: Leadership, Culture, and Curriculum
Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
February 15, 2014
Theme: Education and Activism Around the World
* Three students will present at this conference




Biennial conference of the Society for Research on Adolescence
Hilton Austin Hotel
Austin, Texas
March 20-22, 2014
* Professor Revathy Kumar and PhD candidate Jeffrey Warnke are presenting: Finding Voices in Contested Spaces: Arab American Adolescent Perspectives on Cultural Responsiveness in School



 AERA 2014 Annual Meeting
(American Educational Research Association)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
April 3-7, 2014
"The Power of Education Research for Innovation in Practice and Policy"
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend




International Conference on Conflict Resolution Education
George Mason University, VA
June 14, 2014
* Professor Lisa Kovach is facilitating a workshop with L. Castillo: Presenting and Responding to Incidents of Targeted Violence: Psychology and Criminal Justice In Partnership. 
The Annual Ohio School Resource Officers Conference
Maumee Bay Resort, Ohio
June 25, 2014
* Professor Lisa Kovach is presenting: Teen Suicides and Homicides

EARLI Conference (European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction)
SIG 13 "Moral and Democratic Education"
University of Verona, Italy

June 25-28, 2014
Theme: "Moral Education for a Democratic Citizenship"
Submission deadline: 5 February 2014 
Website:   http://www.earli.org/conferences/Sig_Conferences/Sig_Conferences_in_2014
Call for papers:  http://www.earli.org/resources/sigs/Sig%2013/Call%20for%20papers%202014.pdf

Ohio Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders Summer Behavior Institute
June 26-27, 2014
Professor Lisa Kovach is presenting on Bullying




Conference of the International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology
Reims, France
July 15-19, 2014
* Professor Revathy Kumar and PhD candidate Jeffrey Warnke are presenting: Inclusive and Exclusive Descriptions of American Identity: The Role of Arab-American Adolescents’ Perceptions of Discrimination and Majority-Minority Status in School Contexts


IPRA 25th Annual Global Conference
(International Peace Research Association)
Istanbul, Turkey
August 10-14, 2014
Theme: ”Uniting for Peace: Building Sustainable Peace Through Universal Values”
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend this conference
Website: http://ipra-peace.com/index.html
Application (due Feb. 15, 2014): http://www.iprapeace.org/ipra-resources/IPRA_Istanbul_Turkey_2014_Application_form.pdf


Ohio Valley Philosophy of Education Society 2014 Annual Conference
Bergamo Conference Center
Dayton, Ohio
September 12-14, 2014
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend
Website:  http://ovpes.org/
Call for proposals (due May 1st):  http://ovpes.files.wordpress.com/2013/12/ovpes-call-for-proposal-20142.pdf


2014 AESA Annual Conference 
(American Educational Studies Association)
The Hyatt Regency
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
October 29 - November 2




Last Updated: 6/9/16