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Article about the effect of poverty on student performance on the 2008 NAEP Music Assessment Available

The article that Dr. Buchanan presented at the 2013 AERA conference is now available via the AERA archives and on the PACES website 2008NAEP-Article.  The article is based on a portion of the work done in Dr. Buchanan’s dissertation focusing on the different ways in which poverty affected students’ performance on the 2008 NAEP Music […]

Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Conference

We’ve just posted a preview of the poster that Dr. Buchanan will be presenting later this week at the Society of Research for Child Development. The poster is a brief summation of Dr Buchanan’s dissertation research that focused on the effects of community resources on student’s performance on the 2008 NAEP assessment. The original uncompressed […]

Presentation at SRCD 2013 Biennial Conference

Dr Buchanan will be presenting his research focused on the effects of Mesosystem poverty at the 2013 Society for Research in Child Development’s Biennial conference. As soon as the poster design is finalized it will be made available here on the PACES website.

Presentation at 2013 AERA Conference

Dr Buchanan’s paper on the effects of instrument ownership on musical achievement was selected for presentation at the 2013 AERA Conference in San Francisco. The presentation will be a part of a larger panel addressing equity and access issues in the Arts. Once details are released we will provide them here as well.


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