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In review_Influences of professional development on middle school science teachers’ mental models of assessment practice.

Wilsey, M., Kloser, M., Borko, B., Rafanelli, S. Middle School Science Teachers' Conceptions of Assessment Practice Throughout a Year-long Professional Development Experience.

2019_Teaching and Teacher Education

Kloser, M., Wilsey, M., Madkins, T., Windschitil, M., (in press). Connecting the dots: Linking frameworks for facilitating discussion to novice teacher practice. Teaching and Teacher Education.

2018_School Science and Mathematics

Kloser, M., Wilsey, M., Immonen, A., Navotas, A., Twohy, K. (in review). “We do STEM”: Unsettled conceptions of STEM education in middle school STEM classrooms.


Rafanelli, S., Borko, H., Kloser, M., Wilsey, M. (2018). From focusing on grades to exploring student thinking: A case study of change in assessment practice. In Fives, H. and Barnes, N. (Eds) Data use. London: Routledge.

2018_NSTA Press

Kloser, M. and Troy, S. (2018). Reading nature: Engaging biology students with evidence from the living world. Arlington, VA: NSTA Press.

2018_National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Kloser, M. (2018). The nature of the teacher’s role in supporting student investigations in middle and high school science classrooms: Creating and participating in a community of practice. A report commissioned by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Washington D.C.

2018_Journal of Mathematics Education Leadership

Trinter, C. & Carlson-Jaquez, H. An examination of the nature of post-observation feedback provided to middle school mathematics teachers. Journal of Mathematics Education Leadership.

2018_In P. Grossman and M. Franke (Eds), Teaching core practices in teacher education.

Kelly-Peterson, M., Davis, Ghousseni, H., Kloser, M., and Monte-Sano, C. (2018). Rehearsals as approximations of practice. In P. Grossman and M. Franke (Eds), Teaching core practices in teacher education. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education Press.

2018_ International Journal of Education in Mathematics, Science, and Technology

Wagner, C., Svarovsky, G. N., & Cardella, M. Exploring moments of agency for middle school girls during an engineering activity. International Journal of Education in Mathematics, Science, and Technology.

2017_Science Education

Kloser, M., Borko, H., Martinez, F., Stecher, B., Luskin, R. (2017). Evidence of middle school science assessment practice from classroom-based portfolios, Science Education, 101(2), 209-231.

2017_Journal of Science Teacher Education

Davis, E., Kloser, M., Windschitl, M., Wells, A., Carlson, J., Marino, J-C. (2017). Teaching the practice of leading sense-making discussions in science: Using rehearsals, Journal of Science Teacher Education, 28(3), 275-293.

2017_Journal of Mathematical Behavior

Ellington, A., Whitenack, J., Trinter, C. & Fennell, S. (2017). Preparing and implementing successful mathematics coaches and teacher leaders. Journal of Mathematical Behavior, 46, 146-151.

2017_Journal of Mathematical Behavior

Haver, W., Trinter, C., & Inge, V. (2017). The Virginia mathematics specialist initiative: Collaborative effort among all components of the VA mathematics community. Journal of Mathematical Behavior, 46, 289-302.

2017_Cultural Studies in Science Education

Kloser, M., Wilsey, M., Hopkins, D., Dallavis, J. W., Lavin, E., and Comuniello, M. (2017). Dual identities: Organizational negotiation in STEM-focused Catholic schools. Cultural Studies in Science Education, 1-31.

2017_Connected Science Learning

Pattison, S., Svarovsky, G., Gotan, I., Corrie, P., Benne, M., Weiss, S., Nuñez, V., & Ramos-Montanez, S. (2017). Head Start on Engineering. Connected Science Learning, 4(1). Retrieved from

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