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APA 2019 Convention Archive

Chicago, IL (August 8-11, 2019)

2019 Award Recipients

2019 Dissertation Research Grants

Reese Butterfuss (University of Minnesota)
Revising Misconceptions Using Multiple Documents

Ian Thacker (University of Southern California )
The Influence of Numerical Estimation Skills and Epistemic Cognition in Plausibility Judgments and Conceptual Change


2018 Outstanding Article Award

DeLeon L. Gray, Elan C. Hope, Jamaal S. Matthews

Black and Belonging at School:
A Case for Interpersonal, Instructional, and Institutional Opportunity Structures


2019 Student Poster Award Winners

Brittany Paige Mihalec-Adkins (Ohio State University)
An Exploration of Placement-related Influences on School Engagement among Adolescents in Foster Care

Jeesoo Lee (Korea University)
“What is Valued at School?” Investigating Teacher Influences on Students’ Task Values Development


2019 Presidential Address

Past President E. Michael Nussbaum delivers a special Presidential Address at the 2019 APA Convention in Chicago, IL, entitled “Arguments on the Complexity of Educational Change and Complexity of Arguments.” Find a PDF of Dr. Nussbaum’s full slides here.

We thank Dr. Nussbaum for several years of service in his leadership role, and for an ongoing career of extraordinary contributions to the field!

A Special Thank You

to Program Chairs Stephen J. Aguilar and Panayiota Kendeou for their dedicated service in putting together a spectacular event! We’d also like to thank all of our volunteer reviewers, as well as President Gale M. Sinatra for her leadership.

We hope to see you again in 2020 in Washington, D.C.