Centers and Institutes

Research Workshop

The Charles H. Houston Center's Research Workshop is designed for faculty, staff, and students who are interested in learning about research methods and analytical techniques utilized to conduct research on the Black experience in education.

The Research Workshop is designed to help participants:

*Conduct research that explores issues impacting the educational experiences and outcomes of African Americans

*Utilize research procedures to analyze data pertaining to African Americans in educational settings

*Apply theoretical and conceptual information to explore contemporary issues regarding the Black experience in education

Research Workshop

The Fall 2015 Research Workshop will focus on using logistic regression to study important social and political issues related to education. More specifically, participants will utilize a subset of the National Center for Education Statistics’ 2008 School Survey on Crime and Safety to explore how race and ethnicity are related to crime and punishment in schools.

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Time: 9:30 am to 11:00 am 
Location: G-09 Tillman Hall
Presenter: Cindy Roper, Research and Planning Administrator at the Charles H. Houston Center

If you have any questions about the workshop, please email Cindy Roper or call 864-656-0607.