Funded Projects : Research & Evaluation Methods

Research that shapes the future

The Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families & Schools is an interdisciplinary research center in the College of Education and Human Sciences at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Developing Bio-Behavioral Mixed Methods Research Designs for Equine-Facilitated Learning Interventions Principal Investigator: Michelle Howell Smith

Advancing Measurement of Spanish-Speaking Students' Mathematics Achievement: A Novel Approach for Controlling Selection Bias in Evaluations of DIF Principal Investigator: Natalie Koziol

Pursuing Causal Inferences With Complex Survey Data Principal Investigator: Natalie Koziol

21st CCLC Observation Rubric Development Principal Investigator: Michelle Howell Smith

Research & Evaluation Methods

Maker Fridays: Engaging Rural and Underrepresented High School Students in Pre-Engineering Design and Creativity Principal Investigator: Michelle Howell Smith

Evaluate Education Improvement in Schools that Received SIG Funding (2018) Principal Investigator: Lorey Wheeler

Research & Evaluation Methods

Common Measures e-Learning Principal Investigator: Seth Teager

Research & Evaluation Methods

4-H Common Measures Principal Investigator: Michelle Howell Smith

Supporting Early Childhood Development in Africa: Capacity-Building Partnership Principal Investigator: Natalie Koziol

Understanding Early Adolescents Coping with Peer Threat: Insecurity as a Risk Factor for Psychopathology Principal Investigator: Meredith Martin

Nebraska's ELO Design Challenge: Designing AQuESTT-Aligned ELO Programs Supporting School Districts Across Nebraska Principal Investigator: Michelle Howell Smith

Development and Validation of the Inventario Dimensional de Avaliacao do Desenvolvimento Infantil Principal Investigator: Natalie Koziol

Needs and Adaptation of Caregivers of Young Children with Congenital Zika Virus Syndrome in Northeast Brazil: A Mixed Methods Pilot Study Principal Investigator: Natalie Williams

Equity in Engineering: Understanding and Promoting All Elementary School Children's Knowledge of and Motivation to Engage in Engineering Principal Investigator: Lorey Wheeler

Assessing Home Food Environment and Diabetes Self-Management Among Adult Type 2 Diabetes Patients Principal Investigator: Weiwen Chai

Thresholds II Principal Investigator: Greg Welch

Superintendents' Early Childhood Plan Evaluation Principal Investigator: Lisa Knoche

Estimating Mediation Effects in Prevention Studies Principal Investigator: Matt Fritz

Developing a Model for Quality of Life: Identifying Domains and Determinants for Rural Ethnic Minorities Principal Investigator: Maria Rosario De Guzman

A Randomized Trial of Conjoint Behavioral Consultation (CBC) in Rural Educational Settings: Efficacy for Elementary Students with Disruptive Behaviors Principal Investigator: Susan Sheridan