Hawai`i Educational Research Association

35th Annual Conference
University of Hawai‘i at Mänoa Campus Center
Date: Saturday, February 2, 2013

Sponsored by
Curriculum Research & Development Group

PDK State of Hawai‘i Chapter 0067
Hawaii Partnership for Educational Research Consortium

Featuring Keynote Presentations, Symposia & Papers


Regular Registration
up to January 7, 2013

4:00 pm HST

Late Registration
after January 7, 2013
4:00 pm HST

Non Member


Keynote Speaker:

Tom Apple, Chancellor
University of Hawai‘i at Mänoa


Past Keynote Speakers: Judith Arter, Kathy Au, Pamela Aschbacher, Eva Baker, Sue Bennett, David Berliner, Philip J. Bossert, Betsy Brandt, John Bransford, Mervin Brennan, Martin Carnoy, Yvonne Chan, Arthur Costa, William Cummings, Lois-ellin Datta, Vicki Davis, Frank De Lima, William Dendle, Ed Emmer, Howard Gardner, Ricki Goldman, Dennis Gooler, Mark Hines, Ku Kahakalau, Paul Kingery, Morris Lai, Paul LeMahieu, Durwood Long, Charles Morrison, Diana Kaapana Oshiro, Scott Paris, Jerry Pine, James Popham, Michael Pressley, Richard Ripple, Robert Rosenthal, Barbara Schneider, Neil Scott, Michael Scriven, William Sewell, Richard Shavelson, Jim Shon, Frank Smith, Nick Smith, Nan Stein, Dennis Streveler, Ruth Streveler, Marilla Svinicki, William Tikunoff, Tony Wagner, Howard Wainer, Steven Wheelwright, Benjamin Young, and Don Zundel.


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[Browse Presentation Abstracts]

8:00a – 8:15a
Registration and Morning Refreshments

8:15a – 8:45a

Plenary Session
Introduction of Conference Sponsors
     HERA Officers and Board of Directors
     CRDG, PDK-Hawai‘i, HPERC Representatives
     2013 Peter Dunn-Rankin Graduate Student Waiver Recipients

     2013 Distinguished Paper Award

8:45a – 9:45a
Keynote Address: Tom Apple, Chancellor, UH-Manoa

9:45a – 10:00a
Refreshment Break

10:00a – 11:00a

Session I for Papers and Symposia

11:00a – 11:15a

11:15a – 12:15p
Session II for Papers
12:15p – 1:00p

Lunch - Catered from Yama's Fishmarket

Baked seafood mahi
Kalua pig w/taro rolls, bbq sauce, mayo
Pork with chicken lau lau or Vegetarian lau lau
Tofu stir fry
Okinawan sweet potato
Garden salad with ranch or Italian dressing
Fried noodles (no meat)
White rice and brown rice
Assorted desserts
Plantation iced tea

1:00p – 1:45p
Poster Session

1:15p – 1:45p
Refreshments available

1:45p – 2:45p

Session III for Papers and Symposia

 3:00p – 4:00p
HERA Membership Meeting
     Election of 2013 Officers and Board of Directors

Conference Fees (subject to change)

Regular Registration
up to January 7, 2013

4:00 pm HST

Late Registration
after January 7, 2013
4:00 pm HST

Non Member



2013 Peter Dunn-Rankin Graduate Student Waiver Program
Up to 5 available

The Peter Dunn-Rankin Graduate Student Waiver program is geared to encourage graduate students whose goals are to contribute to educational research in Hawai‘i. Graduate students need not be members of a school or college of education. Students from all disciplines are welcome. Up to five total waivers will be awarded on January 5, 2013 for registration to the 2013 HERA Conference.

Criteria for Graduate Student

* Must be at least a half-time student in good standing at any institution of higher education.
* Student is responsible for own membership fee ($10).
* Must submit a personal statement by 4pm HST, December 28, 2012.
* Be reachable via email on January 5, 2013 for notification of waiver award.
* Accept award by January 11, 2013.
* Become a member of or renew 2013 membership to HERA.
* Can not have been a Dunn-Rankin Graduate Student waiver recipient in the past two years.

Personal Statement Guidelines

Craft a personal statement no more than 500 words and submit the statement to herainfo@hawaii.edu by December 28, 2012. Acceptable formats for the documents are .doc, .rtf, .pdf or pasted into the email. Please address the following two guiding questions in the personal statement:
1. What do you consider the biggest challenges in Hawaii's educational system?
2. How do you envision HERA can positively contribute to policy, practice, accountability, assessment, etc. in education?

Please direct all questions to herainfo@hawaii.edu, or call Truc Nguyen at 808-956-6507 or Kathy Berg at 808-956-4952.


Conference fees include refreshments and lunch, if received before our lunch reservation deadline of January 7, 2013 at 4pm HST. Registration after January 7, 2013 carries no guarantee of lunch. For more information, write to herainfo@hawaii.edu, or call Kathleen Berg 808-956-4952 or Truc Nguyen 808-956-6507.

You may cancel or transfer your registration by January 28, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. HST. Cancellations after January 28, 2013 and no-shows are subject to a $30 processing fee. Please note that a late processing fee of $10 per registrant will be applied for all unpaid registrations on January 28, 2013 at 4pm.

Past Conferences:

1998 - 1999 - 2000 - 2001 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012


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