Papers and Presentations

We have been fortunate to be able to share our instructional work, research, and the work of MSUrbanSTEM fellows in a variety of formats. Please find this sharing detailed below in this list of publications and conference proceedings and presentations.


Mishra, P., Wolf, L., Gunnings Moton, S., Marcotte, C., Shack, K., Horton, A., Seals, C., Lishinski, A. & Pawlicki, D. (2015). Enhancing Urban Teachers STEM and Leadership Capacities: A preliminary report on a unique private-public-public partnership. Proceedings from Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (Vol. 2015, pp. 8491–8496). Las Vegas, NV. Retrieved from http://www.editlib.org/p/150122/

Mishra, P., Wolf, L., Gunnings-Moton, S., Marcotte, C., Shack, K., Horton, A., Seals, C., Lishinski, A., Pawlicki, D. (2015, March). Enhancing Urban Teachers STEM and Leadership capacities: a preliminary report on a unique private-public-public partnership. Symposium conducted at Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE) 2015, Las Vegas, NV.

Mehta, R. & Seals, C. (October, 2015). Teachers teaching teachers: Using technology to foster creativity in STEM. Proceedings from Pedagogy in a Digital Age, LOCUS Conference. East Lansing, MI. http://digitalhumanities.msu.edu/pedagogy-in-a-digital-age/

Mishra, P. & the MSUrbanSTEM Team. (Eds.). (2015). This I believe: The struggle, joys & motivations of 25 STEM educators. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Libraries.

Mishra, P. & the MSUrbanSTEM Team. (Eds.). (2014). Roots of STEM: A collection of lesson plans, for teachers, by teachers. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Libraries.

Mishra, P.,  Wolf, L.,  Seals, C., Mehta, R., & Berzina-Pitcher, I. (December, 2015). Enhancing urban teachers STEM and leadership capacities: A preliminary report on a unique private-public-public partnership. Proceedings from epiSTEME 6. Mumbai, MH, India.

Mehta, S., Mehta, R., Berzina-Pitcher, I., Seals, C., & Mishra, P. (2016). 49 stories that make an ultimate STEM lesson plan. In Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2016 (pp. 2398-2406). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Mehta, S., Mehta, R., Berzina-Pitcher, I., Seals, C., & Mishra, P. (2016, March). 49 Stories That Make an Ultimate STEM Lesson Plan. Presented at Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE) Annual conference, Savannah, GA.

Mishra, P., Graves-Wolf, L., Gunnings-Moton, S., Seals, C., Mehta, R., Berzina, I., Mehta, S., Horton, A., Shack, K., Marcotte, C., Cosby, M. & Pawlicki, D. (2016). Reinventing TPACK, STEM teaching and leadership in an urban context. In Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference 2016 (pp. 2026-2030). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Mishra, P., Wolf, L.G., Gunning-Moton, S., Seals, C., Berzina-Pitcher, I., Mehta, R., Mehta, S., Horton, A., Cosby, M., Shack, K., & Marcotte, C. (2016, March). Reinventing TPACK, STEM Teaching and Leadership in an Urban Context. Symposium conducted at Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE) Annual conference, Savannah, GA.

Seals, C., Horton, A., Berzina-Pitcher, I., & Mishra, P. (2016). Teaching Teachers: Insights from a year-long STEM fellowship program. Handbook of Research on Teacher Education and Professional Development. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Mishra, P., Wolf, L.G., Gunning-Moton, S., Seals, C., Berzina-Pitcher, I., & Mehta, R. (2016, April). Enhancing Urban Teachers’ STEM, Technological, and Leadership Capacities Through Innovative Instructional Practices. Presentation at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

Mishra, P., Seals, C., Beymer, P., Mehta, R., Cosby, M., & Shack, K. (2016, March). Creative Uses of Mobile devices in the STEM classroom. Presented at MACUL Annual Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI.

Seals, C., & Mishra, P. (2015, October). Discussing the pedagogical approach, theoretical framework, and impact of a STEM teacher development program, on teachers in an Urban setting. Presented at the 12th Annual Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA) Research Symposium, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI.