Faculty Grants

This page highlights grants that have been received by COE faculty. "My hope is that this listing provides our campus with a better understanding of the diversity of the high quality research conducted on our campus. I recognize that in some disciplines there are limited opportunities for external funding so that many scholarly, creative, or performing activities will not be represented by this list.” — Stephen Welter, Vice President for Research

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Recent Grants July 2018 to Present

2019

October

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Chung, Y Barry  Music Programs at Monroe Clark Wilson Middle Schools  Price Philanthropies Foundation  $56,495
Schell, Emily UC/CSU Sustainability Summit California State University Office of the Chancellor $3,500
Taylor, Brent Price Charities Counseling Program Price Philanthropies Foundation $100,000
Sax, Caren EFRC: Down Syndrome Association of San Diego Family Support Services Down Syndrome Association $15,000
Chung, Y Barry College Avenue Compact Price Philanthropies Foundation $998,106
Sax, Caren 19/20 EFRC Early Start Referral Services San Diego County Superintendent of Schools $25,671
Esquinca, Alberto Research: Asset-based Practices in Engineering Design: Formation of Engineers through a Funds of Knowledge Approach University of San Diego $19,660
Park, Cynthia Educational Talent Search DED Office of Postsecondary Education $544,567
Park, Cynthia Talent Search Mentoring: Meaningful Mentoring to Build a College-going Culture DED Office of Postsecondary Education $267,995
Johnson, Joseph NCUST: 2019-20 CCEE Bridge Professional Learning Network Marin County Office of Education $50,000
Hall, Laura Efficacy Follow up Study of CSESA Intervention University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill $150,500
Pumpian, Ian Creative Support Alternatives- Independent Living San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $16,636
Pumpian, Ian Creative Support Alternatives: Community Employment Services San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $24,531
Pumpian, Ian Creative Support Alternatives - Supported Living San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled $109,827
Schlagel, Rachel The SPIRIT Toolkit: Enhancing the Feedback Process in ASD Diagnostic Evaluations San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $2,500
Sax, Caren EFRC Resolutions for Student Success San Diego County Office of Education $70,000
Herrera Villarreal, Felisha Building Capacity: Undergraduate STEM Transitions, Experiences, and Mobility National Science Foundation $147,714

September

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Sax, Caren  EFRC Plan Develop DDS  California Department of Developmental Services $294,998

Schlagel, Rachel Clinic for Child and Youth Psychiatry (CCYP) Evaluation    University of California at San Diego  $19,471
Maldonado, Saul   Developing Effective Bilingual Educators with Resources   DED Office of Postsecondary Education  $749,068
Chung, Y Barry  College Avenue Compact - Parent Center at Rosa Parks  Price Philanthropies Foundation  $323,266
Chung, Y Barry College Avenue Compact – Rosa Parks & Monroe Clark Social Work Programs  Price Philanthropies Foundation $418,827
Suhrheinrich, Jessica Improving Outcomes for Students with Autism and Related Developmental Disabilities Marin County Office of Education $66,774
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound - Classic DED Office of Postsecondary Education $445,335
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound - STAR DED Office of Postsecondary Education $354,039
Pumpian, Ian; Sax, Caren Creative Support Alternatives - Supported Living San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled $1,062,154
Pumpian, Ian; Sax, Caren Creative Support Alternatives- Independent Living San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $68,944
Pumpian, Ian; Sax, Caren Creative Support Alternatives: Community Employment Services San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $40,793
Maldonado, Saul Evaluation of CABE Binational Project GLAD California Association for Bilingual Education $1,386
Rieth, Sarah Examining the Efficacy of Project ImPACT for Toddlers DED Institute of Education Sciences $754,360
Suhrheinrich, Jessica Evaluation of Implementation Factors for ASD Services in School Settings DHHS National Institute of Mental Health $181,368
Tucker, Mark The California Innovations: Work Based Learning Initiatives (CA Innovations) California Department of Rehabilitation $302,407

 August

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Sax, Caren RETAIN Demonstration Project California Employment Development Department  $1,440,556 
Johnson, Joseph  NCUST Inspire - Central LPSBG  Inspire Charter Schools   $27,664
 Johnson, Joseph   NCUST Inspire - Kern LPBSG   Inspire Charter Schools   $235,147
 Johnson, Joseph  NCUST Inspire - Los Angeles LPSBG   Inspire Charter Schools  $193,650
 Sax, Caren   Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment  Idaho Division of Vocational Rehabilitation   $45,010
Chung, Y Barry   College Avenue Compact   Price Philanthropies Foundation   $76,540
 Ross, Donna  Western Regional Noyce Alliance (WRNA)   California State University San Francisco   $13,806
Sax, Caren   American Samoa Government Department of Education American Samoa Government   Department of Education  $7,913
Johnson, Joseph   NCUST Inspire North LPBSG   Inspire Charter Schools   $64,221
Johnson, Joseph    NCUST Professional Services Integrity Charter School   Integrity Charter School $25,000  
Lamb, Lisa   Mathematics Professional Development for Statewide Gear Up Project  University of California Office of the President    $41,429 

Awards Received July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Office of the Dean      
Dr. Y Barry Chung “College Avenue Compact” Price Philanthropies Foundation: $1,576,269
Dr. Y Barry Chung “College Avenue Compact - Parent Center at Rosa Parks” Price Philanthropies Foundation: $323,266
Dr. Y Barry Chung “College Avenue Compact - Rosa Parks & Monroe Clark Social Work Programs”  Price Philanthropies Foundation: $418,827
Dr. Y Barry Chung  “College Avenue Compact - Wilson Middle School Students Advocates”  Price Philanthropies Foundation: $78,000
Dr. Y Barry Chung  “School in the Park Aide” Price Philanthropies Foundation: $983,180
Dr. Y Barry Chung  “College Avenue Compact - Staff Support” San Diego State University $378,040
 Dr. Y Barry Chung “California Global Education Project Statewide Office California Subject Matter Project” University of California Office of the President  $172,895
Dr. Y Barry Chung  “California Global Education Project Statewide Office Every Student Succeeds Act”  University of California Office of the President  $135,887
 Dr. Y Barry Chung  “International Studies Education Project of San Diego (ISTEP) – No Child Left Behind”  University of California Office of the President  $20,000
Administration, Rehabilitation, and Postsecondary Education      
Dr. Charles Degeneffe  “Rehabilitation Long-Term Training Program-Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling”  U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services  $200,000
Dr. Charles Degeneffe  “Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling (CDER)” San Diego State University   $178,976
Dr. Felisha Herrera Villarreal “Building Capacity: Undergraduate STEM Transitions, Experiences, and Mobility”  National Science Foundation  $1,483,589
Dr. Marjorie Olney  “Psychiatric Rehabilitation Concentration and Certificate Project” U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services: $149,999 
Dr. Caren Sax  "Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment (CSNA)" American Samoa Government Department of Education:  $7,913 
Dr. Caren Sax   “A4LE”  Association for Learning Environments:  $23,460
Dr. Caren Sax  “Exceptional Family Resource Center Department of Developmental Services” California Department of Developmental Services:  $589,996
Dr. Caren Sax  “Exceptional Family Resource Center Family Empowerment Center 18/19” California Department of Education:  $255,481 
Dr. Caren Sax  “Cal Promise Initiative: California's Proposal for Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplement Security Income” California Department of Rehabilitation $602,492
Dr. Caren Sax  “RETAIN Demonstration Project”  California Employment Development Department $1,440,556
Dr. Caren Sax  “Customized Employment and Discovery Training, and CE Certification for Selected Agencies in Colorado”  Colorado Department of Labor and Employment $23,030
Dr. Caren Sax  “Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center (WITAC)” U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $2,169,116
Dr. Caren Sax  “Exceptional Family Resource Center: Down Syndrome Association of San Diego Family Support Services 18/19” Down Syndrome Association $15,000
Dr. Caren Sax  “Customized Employment Training - Idaho VR's Portion”  Idaho Division of Vocational Rehabilitation $11,484
Dr. Caren Sax  "Idaho Division of Vocational Rehabilitation - Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment” Idaho Division of Vocational Rehabilitation  $45,010
Dr. Caren Sax  “Iowa Department for the Blind Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment”  Iowa Department of Administrative Services $49,147
Dr. Caren Sax “E/Rehab Website Upgrade, Hosting and Maintenance” Nevada Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation $17,404
Dr. Caren Sax “Exceptional Family Resource Center Poway Alternative Dispute Resolution 18/19” Poway Unified School District  $10,000
Dr. Caren Sax “High School SUCCESS: Vocational Soft Skills Program for Transition-Age ASD Youth”  Rady Children's Hospital San Diego $22,763 
Dr. Caren Sax “Exceptional Family Resource Center Resolutions for Student Success 18/19” San Diego County Office of Education  $70,000
Dr. Caren Sax “18/19 Exceptional Family Resource Center Early Start Referral Services” San Diego County Superintendent of Schools $25,671
 Dr. Caren Sax “Bachelors of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences with a Major in Interdisciplinary Studies in Three Departments” San Diego State University  $99,001
Dr. Caren Sax

"17/18 EFRC Spanish Phone Calls/Faxes & English Faxes” 

San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $20,379
Dr. Caren Sax “2019 Exceptional Family Resource Center Spanish Phone Calls/Faxes & English Faxes” San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $79,092
Dr. Caren Sax  “2019 South Carolina Commission for the Blind Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment” South Carolina Commission for the Blind $84,613
Dr. Caren Sax “Wyoming Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment” Wyoming Department of Workforce Services $39,992  
Dr. Caren Sax “Disabled Student Programs Services Technical Assistance 18/19” Yosemite Community College District $425,009
Dr. Nan Hampton and Dr. Caren Sax “Collaborative for Distance Education in Rehabilitation: Comprehensive System of Personal Development Rehabilitation Training” U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $200,000
Dr. Nan Hampton and Dr. Caren Sax "Raising the Bar: Long Term Training in Rehabilitation Counseling” U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $200,000
Dr. Frank Harris and Dr. Marissa Vasquez Urias “Community College Equity Assessment Lab - Napa Valley College” Napa Valley College $18,000
Dr. Frank Harris, Dr. Marissa Vasquez Urias, and Dr. J. Luke Wood “Community College Equity Assessment Lab - Cabrillo Community College” Cabrillo College $75,000
Dr. Frank Harris, Dr. Marissa Vasquez Urias, and Dr. J. Luke Wood “Advancing Educational Equity for Community College Men of Color”  College Futures Foundation $150,000
Child and Family Development       
Dr. Kelsey Dickson “Adapting an ASD Executive Functioning Intervention for Implementation in
Children's Mental Health Services”
National Institute of Mental Health $168,472
Dr. Sarah Garrity “Family Child Care Provider Focus Groups” Price Philanthropies Foundation $9,173
Dr. Sarah Garrity “San Diego CARES Program” YMCA of San Diego County $1,515
Dr. Lisa Linder “Center for Excellence in Early Development (CEED) - Healthy Early Years Clinic” Price Philanthropies Foundation $10,000
Dr. Karen Myers-Bowman “San Diego CARES Program” YMCA of San Diego County $1,065
Dr. Sarah Rieth “Examining the Efficacy of Project ImPACT for Toddlers” U.S. Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences $754,360
Dr. Sarah Rieth “Reducing Disparities in Early Identification and Intervention for
Traditionally Underserved Children and Families”
University of California at San Diego $150,804
Dr. Rachel Schlagel “Improving and Sustaining Delivery of Cognitive Processing Therapy for
PTSD in Mental Health Systems”
Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research $22,352
Dr. Rachel Schlagel “Clinic for Child and Youth Psychiatry (CCYP) Evaluation” University of California at San Diego $38,375
Counseling & School Psychology       
Dr. Tonika Green “Trauma Leaders Consortium
(TLC): Fostering Positive Outcomes for Students with Disabilities in Foster Care”
U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $249,996
Dr. Jennica Paz and Dr. Carol Robinson-Zanartu “Partnering to Unify Education
Services for Dual Language and English Learners (PUEDE!)”
U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $250,000
Dr. Carol Robinson-Zanartu “The Native American and
Indigenous Scholars Collaborative (NAISC),”
U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $250,000
Dual Language and English Learner Education      
Dr. Cristina Alfaro “Binational Teacher Preparation” California Department of Education $49,999
Dr. Alberto Esquinca “Research: Asset-based Practices in Engineering Design (APRENDE): Formation of
Engineers through a Funds of Knowledge Approach”
University of San Diego $19,086
Dr. Alberto Esquinca “Broadening Participation in Engineering: A Qualitative Study on Latina/o
Persistence in and Beyond the Degree”
University of Texas El Paso $21,380
Dr. Margarita Machado-Casas “Development and Implementation: Online Credential Program” Butte County Office of Education $60,000
Dr. Saul Maldonado “Evaluation of California Association for Bilingual Education
Binational Project GLAD”
California Association for Bilingual Education $1,386
Dr. Saul Maldonado “Developing Effective Bilingual Educators with
Resources”
U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education $749,068
Educational Leadership      
Dr. Douglas Fisher “Principal Preparation and Support 2017” The Stuart Foundation $200,000
Dr. Douglas Fisher “University Principal Preparation Initiative 2018 – 2020” The Wallace Foundation $1,390,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “School Leadership Support - America's Finest Charter School” America's Finest Charter School $10,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “School Leadership Support” Fallbrook Union High School District $5,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “High-Performing Schools Equity Audit” Iftin Charter School $26,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “A-PLU.S. Inspire Charter Schools” Inspire Charter Schools $175,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “NCUST Inspire Kern Charter District Support” Inspire Charter Schools $138,125
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “NCUST Inspire Los Angeles (HOPE) Charter District Support” Inspire Charter Schools $138,125
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “NCUST Inspire South Charter District Support” Inspire Charter Schools $138,125
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “NCUST Inspire Central Low Performing Student Block Grant” Inspire Charter Schools $27,664
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “Inspire Kern Low Performing Student Block Grant” Inspire Charter Schools $235,147
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “NCUST Inspire Los Angeles Low
Performing Student Block Grant”
Inspire Charter Schools $193,650
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “NCUST Inspire North Low Performing Student Block Grant” Inspire Charter Schools $64,221
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr "Professional Services Integrity Charter School” Integrity Charter School $25,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “Professional Development for Kansas City Public Schools – NCUST” Kansas Learning Network $179,550
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “Kern County Superintendent of Schools School & District Leadership
Support”
Kern County Superintendent of Schools $8,750
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “Instructional Leadership Capacity Building – Romoland” Romoland School District $51,597
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “Improving Educational Equity for African American and English
Learners”
San Diego County Office of Education $57,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “College of Extended Studies Course Development” San Diego State University $20,000
Dr. Joseph F. Johnson, Jr “South Bay Unified School District School & District Professional Learning Networks, South Bay Union School District” South Bay Union School District $100,000
Dr. Vicki Park “Co-constructing Continuous Improvement for Equity and Excellence: The Role of Adaptive
Assistance Partners for Organizational Learning in Low-Performing Schools”
Spencer Foundation $31,088
Dr. Ian Pumpian “Creative Support Alternatives - Supported Living” San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled $1,175,697
Dr. Ian Pumpian and Dr. Caren Sax “Creative Support Alternatives - Supported Living” San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled $1,062,154
Dr. Ian Pumpian and Dr. Caren Sax “Creative Support Alternatives- Independent Living”  San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled $68,944
Dr. Ian Pumpian and Dr. Caren Sax  "Creative Support Alternatives: Community Employment Services”  San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled $40,793
Dr. Ian Pumpian and Dr. Caren Sax  “Creative Support Alternatives: Independent Living Services Program 2019” Valley Mountain Regional Center: $140,661
Special Education      
Dr. Regina Brandon and Dr. Estella Chizhik “The Garden PLOT: General and Special Education Teacher Co Planning, Co-Learnning, Co-Operating and Co-Teaching in Classrooms to Grow All Students” California State University Office of the Chancellor $12,000
Dr. Laura Hall “U.S. PREP Tier II Membership Silver Giving” Texas Tech University $75,000
Dr. Laura Hall and Dr. Bonnie Kraemer “Efficacy Follow up Study of Center on Secondary Education for Students with ASD Intervention” University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill $150,492 
Dr. Laura Hall and Dr. Yasemin Turan-Qian  “Project PIPELINES - Preparing Intervention Personnel as Early Learning Navigators using Evidence-based Strategies,” U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $149,879
Dr. Bonnie Kraemer and Dr. Katina Lambros Ortega   “Project BEAMS: Behavioral, Emotional and Mental Health Supports in Schools: Collaborative Practices to Improve Special Educator and School Psychologist Training” U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $374,760
Dr. Jessica Suhrheinrich “Evaluation of Implementation Factors for ASD Services in School Settings" National Institute of Mental Health $181,368
Dr. Jessica Suhrheinrich “Improving Outcomes for Students with Autism and Related Developmental Disabilities by Scaling Up the Use of Evidence Based Practice” Marin County Office of Education $66,774
Dr. Jessica Suhrheinrich  “Exploring Multi-level System Factors Facilitating Teacher Training and Implementation of Evidence Based Practice” University of California at Davis  $107,347
Teacher Education        
 Dr. Estella Chizhik and Dr. Laura Hall “3D Ed Prep 4 All Texas Tech University $25,000
Dr. Lisa Lamb “Mathematics Professional Development for Statewide Gear Up
Project”
University of California Office of the President $41,429
Dr. Lisa Lamb and Dr. Melissa Soto “San Diego Math Project – California Subject Matter Project” University of California Office of the President $24,000 
Dr. Lisa Lamb and Dr. Melissa Soto “San Diego Math Project – Every Student Succeeds Act” University of California Office of the President $32,437
Dr. Cynthia Park “Upward Bound Summer Residential Program 2018" California Department of Education $2,758 
Dr. Cynthia Park “Educational Talent Search” U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education $521,117
Dr. Cynthia Park “Talent
Search Mentoring: Meaningful Mentoring to Build a College-going Culture”
U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education $256,455
Dr. Cynthia Park "Upward Bound – Classic” U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education $871,493
Dr. Cynthia Park “Upward Bound - Classic Supplement” U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education $40,000
Dr. Cynthia Park “Upward Bound – STAR”  U.S. Department of Education Office of Postsecondary Education $732,832
Dr. Cynthia Park “SDUSD Pathways Tutoring Program”  San Diego Unified School District $102,497
Dr. Cynthia Park “Health Careers Opportunities Program / San Diego Regional Consortium” University of California at San Diego $135,000
Dr. Donna Ross “Western Regional Noyce Alliance” California State University San Francisco $39,174
Dr. Donna Ross “SDSU Teacher Education Maker Movement” California State University Sonoma $10,000
Dr. Rafaela Santa Cruz “California Subject Examination for Teachers Math & Science Subtests” San Diego State University $6,000
Dr. Emily Schell “California Global Education Project Services to California Model
Global Education Programs”
California Dedicated to Education Foundation $2,500
Dr. Emily Schell “Global Education for History-Social Science” San Diego County Office of Education $3,000
Dr. Emily Schell “California International Studies Project Environmental Literacy Grant” Ten Strands $60,00
 

Past Grants

June 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Schlagel, Rachel H / Roesch, Scott Improving and Sustaining Delivery of CPT for PTSD in Mental Health Systems Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research $21,320

May 4, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Degeneffe, Charles CES Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling (CDER) San Diego State University $24,656
Schell, Emily International Studies Education Project of San Diego (ISTEP) - CSMP State University of California Office of the President $2,957
Sax, Caren Florida General CSNA Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation $103,348
Johnson, Joseph F / Schell, Emily California International Studies Project Statewide Office CSMP University of California Office of the President $8,381

April 2, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount

Sax, Caren

High School SUCCESS: Vocational Soft Skills Program for Transition-Age ASD Youth Rady Children's Hospital San Diego $28,682
Lamb, Lisa / Soto, Melissa M San Diego Mathematics Project - CSMP University of California Office of the President $3,719
Tucker, Mark The California Innovations: Work Based Learning Initiatives (CA Innovations) California Department of Rehabilitation $302,407
Johnson, Joseph F NCUST Professional Services Integrity Charter School Integrity Charter School $20,000
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound - Classic DED Office of Postsecondary Education $9,969
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound - STAR DED Office of Postsecondary Education $7,926
Schell, Emily CAPP College Going Culture Extension Grant Project California State University Office of the Chancellor $30,000
Sax, Caren Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center (WITAC) DED Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $1,469,916
Sax, Caren Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center (WITAC) DED Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $497,683
Sax, Caren 17/18 EFRC Early Start Referral Services San Diego County Superintendent of Schools $25,672
Wood, J. Luke / Harris, Frank / Vasquez Urias, Marissa CCEAL-USC University of Southern California $18,000
Ritblatt, Shulamit Customer Relations Institute and Professional Development Training Mountain View School District - Ontario CA $3,600
Sax, Caren EFRC Family Empowerment Center California Department of Education $254,786
Lambros Ortega, Katina M / Kraemer, Bonnie Project BEAMS: Behavioral, Emotional and Mental Health Supports in Schools: Collaborative Practices to Improve Special Educator and School Psychologist Training DED Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $249,966
Rieth, Sarah R Reducing Disparities in Early Identification and Intervention for Traditionally Underserved Children and Families University of California at San Diego $22,637

March 19, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Caren Sax DSPS Technical Assistance 17/18 Yosemite Community College District $418,079
Garrity, Sarah M PreK-TK-K Target Team: Aligning Early Literacy Curriculum and Instruction in Preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, and Kindergarten NEA Foundation for the Improvement of Education $4,500
Santa Cruz, Rafaela San Diego Mathematics Project San Diego State University $6,000

March 12, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Hatch, Patricia Professional Learning for College Going Culture Extension Grantees Counseling California State University Office of the Chancellor $80,000

March 9, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Caren Sax E/Rehab Website Upgrade, Hosting and Maintenance Nevada Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation $65,740
Schlagel, Rachel H Mixed Methods Adaptation and Pilot Testing of a Toolkit to Enhance Parent Participation in Home Visitation Programs Georgia State University $5,000
Ian Pumpian Creative Support Alternatives: Independent Living Services Program 2018 Valley Mountain Regional Center $127,478

February 18, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Tucker, Mark Virginia DBVI Statewide Comprehensive Needs Assessment Virginia Department of the Blind and Vision Impaired $60,648

February 4, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Johnson, Joseph F California International Studies Project Statewide Office NCLB University of California Office of the President $73,110
Lamb, Lisa / Soto, Melissa M San Diego Mathematics Project - NCLB University of California Office of the President $32,436
Schell, Emily International Studies Education Project of San Diego (ISTEP) - NCLB University of California Office of the President $25,799
Sax, Caren Workforce Innovation Technical Assistance Center (WITAC) DED Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services $1,329,915
Rieth, Sarah R Examining the Efficacy of Classroom Pivotal Response Teaching in Classroom Environments University of California at Davis $22,637
Fisher, Douglas Principal Preparation and Support 2017 The Stuart Foundation $200,000
Johnson, Joseph F School Leadership Support - America's Finest Charter School America's Finest Charter School $10,000

January 28, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Fisher, Douglas University Principal Preparation Initiative 2018 The Wallace Foundation $1,860,000
Degeneffe, Charles CaPromise Intern Contract California Department of Rehabilitation $343,100
Tucker, Mark Wisconsin Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development $224,008

January 22, 2018

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Sax, Caren Cal Promise Initiative: California's Proposal for Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplement Security Income California Department of Rehabilitation $265,612
Rodenberg, Johanna Long-Term Institutionalization of CSU Educator Development Reforms in Linked Learning California State University Long Beach $25,000

2017

October 9, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Johnson, Joseph F Music Programs at Monroe Clark Wilson Middle Schools Price Philanthropies Foundation $43,927
Johnson, Joseph F School in the Park Aide Price Philanthropies Foundation $465,198

October 2, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Sax, Caren Bachelors of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences with a Major in Interdisciplinary Studies in Three Departments San Diego State University $114,234
Sax, Caren 17/18 EFRC Spanish Phone Calls/Faxes & English Faxes San Diego/Imperial Counties Developmental Services Inc $81,504
Sax, Caren EFRC Poway Alternative Dispute Resolution 17/18 Poway Unified School District $10,000
Sax, Caren CNMI Comprehensive Statewide Needs Assessment Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands $12,087

September 25, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Johnson, Joseph F SCHOOL LEADERSHIP SUPPORT - AMERICA'S FINEST CHARTER SCHOOL America's Finest Charter School $10,000
Santa Cruz, Rafaela Integrated Teacher Preparation Program State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing $80,800
Sax, Caren EFRC: Down Syndrome Association of San Diego Family Support Services 17/18 Down Syndrome Association $15,000

September 18, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Degeneffe, Charles CES Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling (CDER) San Diego State University $124,505
Hall, Laura Integrated Teacher Preparation Grant State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing $150,586
Johnson, Joseph F SCHOOL LEADERSHIP SUPPORT - Fallbrook Unified School District Fallbrook Union High School District $5,000
Santa Cruz, Rafaela SDSU’s Integrated Four-Year Foundational Mathematics and General Science Teacher Education Program State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing $192,660
Sax, Caren Minnesota Financial Management Program Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development $22,544

September 11, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound Summer Residential Program 2017 California Department of Education $1,816
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound - Classic DED Office of Postsecondary Education $398,815
Park, Cynthia Upward Bound - STAR DED Office of Postsecondary Education $317,055
Taylor, Brent Price Charities Counseling Program Price Philanthropies Foundation $100,000
Tucker, Mark The California Innovations: Work Based Learning Initiatives (CA Innovations) California Department of Rehabilitation $221,460

August 28, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Johnson, Joseph F City Heights Educational Collaborative-Parent Engagement Price Philanthropies Foundation $311,921
Johnson, Joseph F City Heights Educational Collaborative-Rosa Parks & Monroe Clark Social Work Programs Price Philanthropies Foundation $409,342
Sax, Caren EFRC Early Start Plus 17/18 Family Resource Center Network of California $124,353
Sax, Caren 2017 Comprehensive Needs Assessment The ARC of the District of Columbia, Inc $98,555

August 7, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Cadiero-Kaplan, Karen Integrated Teacher Preparation Program - Dual Language & English Learner Education State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing $180,073
Maldonado, Saul Learning Through Performance in Middle School Mathematics and Science Stanford University $20,000

July 31, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Sax, Caren EFRC Exceptional Family Resource Center California Department of Developmental Services $163,979
Schlagel, Rachel H Mixed Methods Adaptation and Pilot Testing of a Toolkit to Enhance Parent Participation in Home Visitation Programs Georgia State University $7,560
Suhrheinrich, Jessica Evaluation of Implementation Factors for ASD Services in School Settings DHHS National Institute of Mental Health $174,987

July 17, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Ritblatt, Shulamit Professional Development Institute, Allies for Achievement Hemet Unified School District $25,680

July 10, 2017

Faculty Name Award Name Funding Source Amount
Fisher, Douglas California Principal Preparation Re-design The Stuart Foundation $60,000

Faculty Grants and Contracts Annual Report (July 2005–June 2017)

The SDSU College of Education holds as one of its primary tenets a commitment to improving the field of practice through the application of knowledge and through strategic partnerships to facilitate positive change. Our ability to secure external funding for research, evaluation, training, and demonstration projects is one measure of success in fulfi lling this commitment.

The reports below present descriptions of the grants, contracts, and other externally funded projects in operation under the auspices of the College of Education during school year specified.