In other doctoral program news, two doctoral candidates have successfully defended their dissertations and will graduate this semester with their Doctorate of Education degree. Congratulations to:
â€¢ Dr. Jeff Hawkins who successfully defended his dissertation titled, The Impact of Teacher Perception of Student Effort and Student Attitude on Grading of Secondary Students.
â€¢ Dr. Heather Farris-Vermeer who successfully defended her dissertation titled, The Adults Talk Way Too Much: Interviews with Low-Income Middle School Girls.
Applications for the 2012-2014 cohort will open on May 1, 2011 with a deadline of December 1, 2011. Please contact Dr. Robyn Cooper (firstname.lastname@example.org) for questions and information on the SOE doctoral program.