Christine was recently elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Concord Education Fund (CEF). The CEF is an independent organization that avidly supports the pursuit of excellence in the Concord Public Schools and Concord-Carlisle High School, by granting funds for the development of curricula, programs, and initiatives designed to enhance the experience of education of students and teachers.
Originally posted on May 9, 2012
Christine co-authored an article in the latest edition of the journal Patient. The full citation is: Turner-Bowker, D.M., Saris-Baglama, R.N., Derosa, M.A., Paulsen, C.A. (2012). Cognitive testing and readability of an item bank for measuring the impact of headache on health-related quality of life. Patient, 5(2): 89-99. Read abstract
Originally posted on April 23, 2012
CEG is partnering with WGBH and Purdue University to follow a sample of middle school children over a period of three years to see what factors help some children stay on the pathway to a career in engineering and what obstacles prevent children from pursuing such pathways. The study will be completed in 2015.
Originally posted on March 14, 2012
CEG is conducting an evaluation of web-based educational resources for Jonathan Bird’s Blue World, created by the Oceanic Research Group. We will be working with a local middle school science classroom to test out the website and its Study Guides as well as other resources for teachers.
Originally posted on January 24, 2012