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Department of Educational Sciences and Psychology
Digital conference program 2021

1st IFS Virtual Keynote Series


06th May
2.15 – 5.15 p.m.

Education and Societal Diversity

The Role of Parent Educational Attainment on Parenting and the Developing Child
Prof. Pamela Davis-Kean, PhD (University of Michigan)

A Cocurricular Model for Developing the Next Generation of Community Engaged Scholars
Assoc. Prof. DeLeon Gray, PhD (North Carolina State University)

Open-mindedness: The Key to Creating Culturally Responsive and Motivationally Supportive Learning Contexts
Prof. Revathy Kumar, PhD (University of Toledo)
10th June
3.15 – 6.15 p.m.

Education in the Digital World

How Have Digital Technologies Changed Reading?
Prof. Daniel Willingham, PhD (University of Virginia)

Using Student Data to Personalize, Adapt, Support, and Improve Learning
Asst. Prof. Matt Bernacki, PhD (University of North Carolina)

Rethinking Grading and Assessment for New (& Old) Worlds
Prof. Barry Fishman, PhD (University of Michigan)
08th July
2.15 – 5.15 p.m.

Civic Literacy

Civic Education in East Asia
Asst. Prof. Dr. Frank Reichert (University of Hong Kong)

Inequality in Citizenship Competences: Citizenship Education and Policy in the Netherlands
Asst. Prof. Dr. Anke Munniksma (University of Amsterdam)

The Relationship between Civic Literacy and Basic Literacy: Reflections on ICCS 2016 Results from Norway
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Idunn Seland & Research Prof. Dr. Lihong Huang (Oslo Metropolitan University)