Projects

Profiles of Science in Action – Grounded Curriculum Design

2006-Present    Mesa Union School DistrictSomisCA

California Youth Voices Coast to Valley to Coast
2005-2006  Sponsoring Partner: California Writing Project

Galileo High School, San Francisco
Florin High School, Elk Grove
Grant High School, Sacramento
Maple High School, Lompoc

2006-2007 Sponsoring Partners: South Coast Writing Project, Area 3 WP,
National Writing Project

Florin High School, Elk Grove
Maple High School, Lompoc

Hidden Histories
2002 Henrietta Marie & Voices from the Field

Washington Elementary School, Santa Barbara
Barbara Comstock Morse Elementary, Elk Grove

2002-2006 When Justice Failed (Japanese American Internment)
California Civil Liberties Public Education Program Grant

Joseph Sims Elementary, Elk Grove
Herman Leimbach Elementary, Elk Grove
McKinley Elementary, Santa Barbara
Birney Harris Lyons Middle School, Athens, GA

2003-2005 Hidden Histories: Chinese American Experience 
Blog Site Sponsored by California Writing Project

Herman Leimbach Elementary, Elk Grove
Washington Elementary, Santa Barbara
Galileo High School, San Francisco

2003-2004 Always Running
Author – Luis Rodriguez
Blog Site Sponsored by California Writing Project

Maple High School, Lompoc
Calvine High School, Elk Grove

2003-2004 Families as Resource

San Roque School, Santa Barbara
Cedar Shoals High School, Athens, GA

2004-2005 Enrique’s Journey: Latino American Experience
Blog Site Sponsored by California Writing Project

Maple High School, Lompoc
Florin High School, Elk Grove
Sheldon High School, Elk Grove

2005-2006 Hidden Histories: Home and Displacement

Washington Elementary, Santa Barbara
Herman Leimbach, Elk Grove

Cultural Landscapes

2003 Becoming Scientists

La Patera Elementary, Goleta
Warner School, Warner Springs, San Diego County

2003-2005 Cultural Landscapes & Words of the City

Odyssey Online Charter School, Las Vegas
La Patera Elementary, Goleta
San Roque School, Santa Barbara
Mesa School, Somis  

2005-2006 Cultural Landscapes

La Patera Elementary, Goleta
Mesa School, Somis

2005-2006 Cultural Landscapes – Words of the City

Odyssey Online Charter School

Performing Arts (Classroom research initiative)

2003-Present    San Marcos High School, Santa Barbara

Students as Ethnographers
2003 Students as Ethnographers Project: Documenting the Urban Sites Conference

Partner – Urban Sites Network, NWP

La Patera Elementary School, Goleta (4th graders)
San Marcos High School, Santa Barbara (11th graders)
Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UCSB (Graduate Students)

2004 & 2005 Santa Barbara High School Leadership Institute

Santa Barbara High School, Santa Barbara

Lasting Effects of Preschool
2006   Sponsoring Partner: California Teachers Association

Santa Barbara High School, Santa Barbara
Teachers from multiple regions across California

Thematic School
2005-2006 Exploring Ethnography as a Complex System
With Dr. Michael Agar, Visiting Scholar

Faculty Fund for Excellence Grant

Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UC Santa Barbara (Host)
University of California, San Diego with San Diego University
The Ohio University
Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Plus 242 national and international participants via web cast and discussion forum

Digital Teaching and Learning Community Initiatives (In progress)