Visit the following link to read a story by DeAnn Smith and Heather Staggers of KCTV Channel 5:
Persistent racial gaps shown in education data
KC-AERC was featured Wednesday, 5/16/12 in a detailed article on Flash Mobs appearing in the Kansas City Star. Reporter Lynn Horsley filed the piece.
KC-AERC Executive Director Leigh Anne Taylor Knight will co-present at the 2012 STEMtech Conference on October 28-31, 2012 at the Westin Crown Center and Sheraton Crown Center, Kansas City, MO.
KC-AERC Executive Director Leigh Anne Taylor Knight will co-present at the Association of American Colleges and Universities meeting Next Generation STEM Learning: Investigate, Innovate Inspire. Meeting takes place November 8-10, 2012 at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown, Kansas City, MO.
CNN Radio program Soundwaves interviewed KC-AERC researcher Brian Houston (University of Missouri) on the topic of flash mobs for a story posted April 7, 2013.
KC-AERC Executive Committee member Professor Brad Curs (MU) was quoted in three different news sources on his research regarding out-of-state enrollment at U.S. universities.
While this news dates back to September 2012, it was nice to see KC-AERC referenced in an article by Sarah D. Sparks of EdWeek. This article discusses the role of research alliances in general and their connections with educators.
Mayor Sly James of Kansas City, MO is promoting city-wide attempts to improve children’s literacy. In the following article from the Kansas City Star newspaper, KC-AERC’s participation in this project was noted.
KC-AERC researchers will present two papers related to their work for Science Pioneers and the KC STEM Alliance at the 2013 STEMtech Conference in Atlanta, GA on October 27-30, 2013.