MCPER-produced materials are posted in our Library. The Library is updated continually, so visit it often to explore MCPER’s newest materials. Materials are also posted on relevant Institute and Project pages.
Research activities at MCPER are organized into eight institutes, through which institute fellows collaborate with MCPER:
MCPER produces a series of podcasts and blogs, in which researchers discuss recent findings in their field and how these findings are important to practice.
Hosted on the Texas Center for Learning Disabilities site, the Education Research Matters monthly series features researchers translating important, current research into nonacademic language for practitioners in the field.
Developed by the Middle School Matters Institute, the Middle Grades Research Digest focuses on evidence-based principles and practices from both researcher and practitioner perspectives.
The Meadows Center for Preventing Educational Risk (MCPER) is dedicated to generating, disseminating, and supporting the implementation of empirically validated practices to influence educators, researchers, policymakers, families, and other stakeholders who strive to improve academic, behavioral, and social outcomes for all learners.
Created in the spring of 2008 with a major commitment from the Meadows Foundation of Dallas, MCPER is a collaboration of researchers from multiple disciplines and sites, including the Vaughn Gross Center for Reading and Language Arts in The University of Texas at Austin College of Education.
Farah El Zein, Audrey Leroux, Kristie Metz, and Michael Solis set to begin new adventures.
Lessons, vocabulary activities, and progress-monitoring measures posted on MCPER Mathematics Institute website.
Leanne Ketterlin Geller and Rebecca Kopriva to present "Issues in Designing Accessible Assessments for Students With Disabilities and English Language Learners" on February 21.
New position to focus on integration of MCPER research into education policy and practice.
March 27, 2014 9:00am-3:30pm
RTI Institute in Kilgore, TX
July 30, 2014 8:30am-4:30pm
RTI Institute in Fort Worth, TX