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2006Research Conference | June 15–16

This conference highlighted the work of invited speakers, independent researchers who have received grant funds from the Institute of Education Sciences, and trainees supported through predoctoral training grants and postdoctoral fellowships. The presentations are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the U.S. Department of Education or the Institute of Education Sciences.
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue, N.W.
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Cognition and Student Learning and Science

Experimental Field Study in Cognitive Tutor Geometry Curriculum
Presenters: John F. Pane, RAND Corporation
Laura S. Hamilton, RAND Corporation
Daniel F. McCaffrey, RAND Corporation

iDRIVE: Instruction with Deep-level Reasoning Questions in Vicarious Environments: An Overview of Our First Year
Presenters: Scotty D. Craig, University of Pittsburgh
Amy Witherspoon, University of Memphis
Barry Gholson, University of Memphis

Supporting Science Teachers in Pedagogical Content Knowledge Development by Interdisciplinary Collaborations Among Experts
Presenter: Eva Erdosne Toth, Allegheny Singer Research Institute

Web-based Tutorials in Supporting the Development of Argumentative Skills
Presenters: Anne Britt, Northern Illinois University
Christopher A. Kurby, Northern Illinois University
Jodie A. Butler, Northern Illinois University
Christopher R. Wolfe, Miami University of Ohio