science teacher education, formative assessment, responsive science teaching, disciplinary writing, scientific practices
Early childhood, professional development, curriculum adaptations for inclusive classrooms.
Peace education, environmental ethics and education, world religions and spirituality education, Chinese education, culture and society, East-West Dialogues in education and culture.
large scale assessment, validity, longitudinal and value added models
item response theory, psychometrics, test theory, statistical inference, Latent variable modeling
Facilitating scientific thinking, reasoning, and evaluations in classroom contexts. Promoting understanding and conceptual change of socio-scientific topics through cognitive, emotional, socio-behavioral, and agentic engagement.
latent class modeling, assessment of model fit, adaptive testing
Bilingualism, language minority education, codeswitching.
sociocultural approaches to second language acquisition focusing on dual language learners (ESOL students), peer interaction, language exchange, and teacher learning to build upon students' linguistic and cultural diversity
1. Science Teacher Education, 2. Equity, 3. Climate Change Education, 4. Computational Thinking