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Capstone Projects from 2020

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Why is there a growing number of ELL students with learning delays, being diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, or qualifying for Special Education?, Heidi Anderson

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Personalized Reading Strategies and Tools to Support Struggling Third Grade Readers, Rebecca Antil

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Writing In the Math Classroom In Order to Increase the Academic Proficiency In English Language Learners, Daniel Bahnaman

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How Can Middle School Science Teachers Differentiate Instruction to Support All Learners in an Inclusive Classroom?, Jacqueline Barker

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How to Distinguish a Barrier Due to Second Language Acquisition Versus a Learning Disability?, Sarah Baude

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Implementing an Effective Instructional Coaching Program to Benefit the Teacher As a Learner, Amber Bentley

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Co-Teaching Strategies for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners in Middle School English Language Arts, Adena Berg

Social and Emotional Learning: A Toolkit For Meeting Preschool Students’ Needs, Tessa Bitker

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Program Design: a Practical Guide for Creating EL Programs with a Focus on Social-Emotional Development, Brigitta Bognar Cronin

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A Year of Curiosity, Wonder, and Imagination: Intentionally Connecting Play with Learning in Kindergarten, Adrienne Burns

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The Importance of Multicultural Literature in a K-2 Elementary Classroom, Emily Butler

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Preparing Mainstream Teachers To Support English Language Learners, Christopher Cannady

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Inquiry-Based Science and Higher-Order Thinking Skills in Upper Elementary Science Education, Emily Culhane

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The Importance of Sleep For Learning and Behavior, Alison D’Antonio

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Knowledge and Skill: Integrating Social Studies and Writing Content for Third-Grade Students, Heather Eikenbary

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Using iPads in a Readers' and Writers' Workshop, Megan Engfer

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Teaching Journalism Ethics in the High School Journalism Classroom Through the Use of Text Sets, Megan Erickson

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Creating a Theatre Curriculum for Diverse Upper Elementary Students, Sara Feinberg

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How Does an Instructional Coach Support Elementary Teachers Who Have Students Struggling to Read with Characteristics Similar to Dyslexia?, Lori Felton

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Shifting the Perspective: Incorporating Elements of Culturally Responsive Teaching in the Rural Minnesotan Elementary Classroom, Brandon Frenette

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Using Digital Communication Technologies to Record a Student’s Thinking During the Solving of Physics Problems, John Gaalaas

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Reading Strategies In a Second Language Spanish Classroom, Wendy Gorman

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Writing and Reading Partnership: A Focused First Grade Writing Curriculum That Benefits ELL Readers, Margaret Gorrilla

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If you feel as though you don't fit in this world, create a new one: strategies to motivate adolescent males to participate in the performing arts, Gretchen Grunzke

What Do Educators Need To Know About Anxiety To Best Support Students?, Kayla Halvorson

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A Professional Development Program to Improve Reading Comprehension for Secondary Students, Dayna Hillcrest

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Equity in Social and Emotional Learning in the Elementary Classroom: An Introduction for Educators, Kirsten Hoffer

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Three-Dimensional Learning and the Phenomena Based Learning Approach with a STEM Curriculum, Shana Hoglund

ESL Teaching Practice for Latinx English Language Learners Who Have Experienced Immigration-related Trauma: A Pre-k and Kindergarten Teacher Curriculum Guide, Karen Huggins

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Redefining Maine: Grade 3 Maine Studies Curricular Unit, Margaret Hutchison

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Best Instructional Practices For High School Slife: A Narrative Curriculum For a Sheltered EL Class, Sarah Jorgenson

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Developing a Growth Mindset Through Teacher Training, Pedagogy Development, and Community Reform, Kailtyn Joyce

Play-Based Learning: The Effects On Social-emotional Development and Academic Success In Pre-primary and Primary Grades, Kristina Kamp

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Inquiry-Based Learning and Growth Mindset In Third Grade Mathematics, Katherine Klein

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English Language Learners Acquiring Tier 3 Mathematical Vocabulary in Upper Elementary Grades, Krosby Kludt

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Using the Process Approach to Create an Effective and Efficient Secondary Writing Curriculum for Students and Teachers, Adam Koehler

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Implementation of Number Talks to Support Number Sense and Fluency, Including Automaticity, Jane; Koenig

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Implementation of Number Talks to Support Number Sense and Fluency, Including Automaticity, Janel Koenig

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Creating an English as a Second Language Program Model That Caters to Junior High Students with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education, Alison Krzenski

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Embedding Phenomena-Based Learning Practices Into a Middle School Science Curriculum, Allison Kubat

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A Collaborative Approach at Building Professional Development Around Inclusive Science Classrooms, Erin Lappen

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Lost in the Cloud: Attempting to Improve the Implementation of Educational Technologies, Patrick McCormick

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Effectively Enabling Translanguaging in the Classroom, Kelly Miller

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How Can I Inform Colleagues About the Trauma of English Learner Scholars and Create a Trauma-sensitive Classroom For Multilingual Scholars In An Education Setting?, Kwenen Nelson

The Impact of Flexible Seating on Student Engagement in Second Grade at a Chinese Immersion School, Meilin Nelson

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Number Talks for Multilingual Learners, Catherine Neuner

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What Interactive Strategies Promote Engagement for English Language Learners in a Post-Secondary Science Classroom?, Kristal Newman

Designing a Personalized Learning Current Electricity Unit for Ninth Grade Physics Students with a Focus on Supporting Mainstream Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Gregory Pokorski

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Missing Narratives: Racial Inequities in Social Studies Curriculum, Amanda Pomerleau

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Linguistic Identity Construction and Cultural Inclusivity, Jessica Quiñonez

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Finding a Place in Learning: Facilitating Place-Based Writing in the Secondary Classroom, Ella Rausch

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Implementing Student-Centered Learning Strategies for Multilingual Learners Through a Social Justice Lens, Erik Reynolds

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Virtual Distance Learning: How Teachers and Parents/Guardians Can Help Increase Elementary School Students’ Engagement, Joceline Rita

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How Can Teachers Empower Students with Learning Differences Towards an Equitable Education?, Samuel Ryan

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How Can Support and Stability Prevent Teacher Burnout and Support Teacher Retention?, Ahmad Samadi

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Teaching Social Emotional Skills Through Literacy, Melody Sandell

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The Implementation of the 5E Learning Cycle in Stem Freedom School Curriculum, Natasha Semanko

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Giving Them The Map: Making Language Visible for English Language Learners, Elizabeth Seymour

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Introducing Flexible Seating in a First-Grade Classroom, Tanya Teske

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Video Games in the Secondary Language Arts Classroom: Opportunities For Deeper Learning and Worldly Discussions, Karissa Thomson

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Using Technology to Provide Students with Authentic Learning Opportunities in the Elementary Classroom, Valeria Tschida

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How Can Educators Use Multicultural Materials to Create a More Inclusive Classroom Community?, Jenna Urick

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Comprehensible and Engaging: A Study of the Effects of Engaging Aural Input on Written Output in Second–Language Acquisition, Tracey Valbuena

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How Math Educators Can Create A Culturally Inclusive Classroom Environment To Motivate Students, Especially Students Of Color, In Learning And Participation, Giathu Vien

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Assessing the Limitations of Interventions-focused Case Studies in Influencing Positive Outcomes For Students With EBD, Stephen Watkins

Elementary Literacy Engagement and Language Validation: A Guide to Engage Students and Families Using Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Practices, Jennifer Weingart

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Effective and Engaging Ways of Teaching the Civil Rights Movement to K-2 Students by Sarah Westad, Sarah Westad

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Increasing Student Engagement and Success In Reading: a Reading Workshop Unit For Grade 7 ELA, Megan Wilson

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The School to Prison Pipeline and the Importance of Its Recognition and Understanding By Professional Educators, Ericka Yang

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Effectively Teaching Reading and Social Studies That Students Will Meaningfully Connect to Their Lives and Experiences, Daniel Zielske

Capstone Projects from 2019

Let's Go Outside: Supporting Teachers In Using Outdoor Learning For All Subjects K-8, Ann Borgwardt

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How to Say Nothing and Everything at the Same Time: A White Teacher, Students of Color, and the Trial and Error of Building Relationships of Opportunity with ENVoY, Melissa Bougie

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SLIFE Students and Teacher Preparedness, Makayla Marie Bozoian

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Engaging Best Practices for Newcomer English Language Learners in the Mainstream Elementary Classroom, Jennifer Bradley

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Inquiry-Based Learning Science Curriculum For Kindergarteners, Meghan Brady

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Discovering Who We Could Become: Culturally Responsive And Rigorous Resources For Middle-Grade Theatre Teachers, Rachel Brady

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Technology Based Interventions Impact on Phonemic Awareness Growth, Je'Naya D. Brown

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Implementing a Mentoring Program to Improve Educational Outcomes in ROTC, Mike P. Carr

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Social Emotional Learning and Literacy in the Primary Grades: An Integrated Approach, Kaitlynn Cline

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Supporting Early Childhood Students’ Communication Skills Within The Classroom, Emma Creger

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Using Novels In The Science Classroom To Increase Literacy In Middle School Students, Elizabeth Mae Das

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A Family Approach to Family Literacy with Latino Parents, Jessica L. Davies-Lopez

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A Montessori Reading Intervention For Nonliterate First Grade Children, Benjamin Dorer

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Do Believe The Hype: Teaching Literacy To Urban Students In A Secondary Social Studies Classroom With Culturally Relevant Pedagogy, Jeffrey Engelen

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Smartphones In The Classroom, Isaac Flynn Buggs

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Does Leadership & Academic Coaching Paired With Small Peer Group Interaction Improve Black Male Student Academic Engagement, Self-Efficacy And Self-Esteem?, Kyle Foster

Access To Academic Language: A Comparative Analysis Of Secondary Esl And Mainstream History Texts, Frances Garvey

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Using Reading Fluency Assessment To Target Intervention In The Middle-Level Mainstream Ela Class, Ashley Gaschk

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Disrupt the Cis-stem: Being an Effective Teacher Ally to LGBTQ+ Students, Keira Gatta

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A Culturally Relevant Earth Science Curriculum: Engaging Students in Socioscientific Issues Through Socratic Seminars, Colin Matthew Gettle

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Effective Instruction Of Social Skills To Increase Student Achievement In Elementary-Aged Students, Kate Grahek

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How New Chinese Immersion School Teachers Can Improve Their Teaching Skills And Have A Mindset Of Supporting And Inspiring Students?, MI Gu

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Preparing To Successfully Co-Teach For English Language Learners On The First Day Of School: A Series Of Professional Development Sessions, Carter Haaland

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Developing Global Competence Through Intercultural Communication In Elementary School Students, Frankie Heller

Moving English Learners To The Discourse Level: The Impact Of Rubrics On El Students' Progress Toward Writing Proficiency, Alena Hyams

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Perspectives On American History: An Integrated Social Studies and English Language Arts Curriculum For Fifth Grade, Sara Ibis

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Roots And S.T.E.M.: A Greenhouse Science Curriculum, Jaclyne Jandro

Teaching Multiculturalism in the Rural Environment, Maija Johnson

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Improving English Language Learners Participation and Language Growth by Incorporating Culturally Relevant Practices and Multicultural Content in the Classroom, Eve Kelley

Supporting 3rd-Grade French Immersion Students In Literacy Via Schoology, A Learning Management System, Jeremy Kigin