Picking Teams and SDT Overview

Goals: The Get Real! Science Research Group is committed to merging diverse lenses to understand and make positive change for urban youth and the adults who teach them in and through science.


Invest in thinking about the various projects and choose one to work on for the semester
Develop our understandings of self determination theory and how it relates to the work of STARS

For our journals:


Email our group: grs-rg@googlegroups.com

Blackboard organizations: Science STARS – see the different projects

Confidentiality – a must!!

Note Taking – Google Doc – Xiaoyu started us off – thanks! https://docs.google.com/document/d/13w978cv5hfuzL59G284wGBu1cgWcPpgAwKlrxPwKk7Y/edit?usp=sharing

RSRB – EPRP # – -email it to April – Nick sent out the […]

By |January 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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Kick starting an awesome year of STARS research

Today’s meeting was full of conversations that married history with possibilities.  Defining a research trajectory for the upcoming year is full of challenges:

Where do we start?
How big do we go?
What conversations in the field do we want and feel prepared to be a part of?
Who’s saying what and why?
What is uniquely us?

That said, the conversations were ENERGIZED with considerations of the potential change that we can realize with the lenses, expertise, data and time that we have in our group.

We decided to start our work together by co-constructing a journal review, reading and discussing “Authoring Selves” from Identity and Agency in […]

By |November 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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GRS Research Group Congratulates Dr. Jeremiah!!

GRS Research Group will begin again soon… This group has had a rich history of fascinating conversations, important emotional support, and lots and lots of learning.  I  have been honored to work with all those who have been a part of the group, and I am eager to begin again!!

Today, I want to honor the accomplishments of Jeremiah Okal-Frink, Ph.D.  You’re dedication and persistence were and are inspiring.  The quality of your work in paper and in defense was exceptional. And, all along the way, you were a blessing to all of those lucky enough to be near you!!  Thank you!! […]

By |May 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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