Exemplary Contributions to Practice-Engaged Research Award
Exemplary Contributions to Practice-Engaged Research Award



2018 Recipient

Angela Calabrese Barton
Michigan State University

Dr. Angela Calabrese Barton is an internationally respected scholar in the field of science education. Her research addresses fundamental equity concerns faced by teachers and youth in both formal and informal educational settings, particularly attending to the challenges faced by youth from historically marginalized communities. She regularly develops long-term partnerships with a range of organizations and school districts. In an 11-year partnership, Dr. Calabrese Barton and the Boys and Girls Club of Lansing designed Green Energy Technologies in the city, a year-round program that invited middle school youth to investigate local issues and develop solutions in support of more sustainable communities. Dr. Calabrese Barton’s research has been transformational for practice and research.

The Exemplary Contributions to Practice-Engaged Research Award is presented to an education research scholar or scholars in recognition of collaborative project(s) between researchers and practitioners that have had sustained and observable effects on contexts of practice.

Past Recipients

2017 - Ann M. Ishimaru
2016 - Robert Cooper III

Before 2016, this award was recognized as the Relating Research to Practice Award. 


Call for Award Nominations

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