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Research Interests

Relationship between instructional policy and teachers' classroom practices in urban schools

Education/Academic qualification

Education, PhD, Stanford University

… → 2001

Sociology, MA, Stanford University

… → 1997

Philosophy, BA, Oberlin College

… → 1989

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reform Social Sciences

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Grants 2014 2020

research and development
mathematics
district
education
school
research and development
mathematics
district
school
education

Research Output 2001 2019

Access, Activation, and Influence: How Brokers Mediate Social Capital Among Professional Development Providers

Morel, R. P. & Coburn, C. E., Apr 1 2019, In : American Educational Research Journal. 56, 2, p. 247-288 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

activation
social capital
district
mathematics
ability

The Multiple Meanings of Scale: Implications for Researchers and Practitioners

Morel, R. P., Coburn, C. E., Catterson, A. K. & Higgs, J., Aug 1 2019, In : Educational Researcher. 48, 6, p. 369-377 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

typology
conversation
innovation
lack
literature
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mathematics in early childhood: Teacher educators’ accounts of their work

Whyte, K. L., Stein, M. A., Kim, D., Jou, N. & Coburn, C. E., Jul 3 2018, In : Journal of Early Childhood Teacher Education. 39, 3, p. 213-231 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

childhood
mathematics
educator
teacher
expert
2 Citations (Scopus)

Under What Conditions Do School Districts Learn From External Partners? The Role of Absorptive Capacity

Farrell, C. C., Coburn, C. E. & Chong, S., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : American Educational Research Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

district
learning organization
school
artifact
social network
6 Citations (Scopus)

What Research District Leaders Find Useful

Penuel, W. R., Farrell, C. C., Allen, A. R., Toyama, Y. & Coburn, C. E., Jun 1 2018, In : Educational Policy. 32, 4, p. 540-568 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

district
leader
federal policy
leadership
curriculum