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Accomplishments by Eric Toshalis

2009

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Be careful: Symbolic violence in preservice teachers' care rhetoric." Paper delivered at 31st Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum. Philadelphia, PA, Feb 26, 2010.
  • "Knowing and being known: Understanding sociocultural influences in adolescent development & achievement.." with M. Nakkula. Presented to Pima County Schools & Voices for Education. Tucson, AZ. Sep 26, 2009.
  • "Promoting the optimal development of adolescents in middle school classrooms." with M. Nakkula. Presented to Pima County Schools & Voices for Education. Tucson, AZ. Sep 25, 2009.
  • "Educational research topics: Issues you might explore for your participatory action research project." Presented to Teaching and Educational Careers Academy. Pacifica High School, Oxnard, CA. Sep 11, 2009.
  • "The interpretive gap: Teacher & student differences revealed in disciplinary interactions." Presented to Teaching and Educational Careers Academy. Pacifica High School, Oxnard, CA. Sep 11, 2009.
  • "Middle school, the transition years: Parents and early adolescent identity development." with M. Nakkula. Presented to middle school parents in the Austin Independent School District. Austin, TX. May 7, 2009.
  • "Growing their own: How states/districts/schools prepare youth to teach in their home communities." Paper delivered at Annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association. San Diego, Apr 15, 2009.
  • "Findings from the study of TECA students' evaluations, motivations, & aspirations.." Presented to Teaching and Educational Careers Academy. Pacifica High School, Oxnard, CA. Apr 9, 2009.

Publications:

  • "From disciplined to disciplinarian: The reproduction of symbolic violence in preservice teacher education." Journal of Curriculum Studies. Vol. 42 No. 1 2010. 1-31.
  • "The identity-perception gap: Teachers confronting the difference between who they (think they) are and how they are perceived by students." Culture, curriculum, and identity in education. Edited by H. Milner. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. 15-35.
  • "Educators as 'applied developmentalists'." with M. Nakkula. Spotlight on student engagement, motivation, and achievement. Edited by C. Chauncey and N. Walser. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education Press, 2009. 47-54.

Other Activities:

  • Talking with parents about adolescent transitions. Website. Blog of Harvard Education Publishing. 2009. (http://www.hepg.org/blog/15)

2008

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Middle school: The transition years: Parents and early adolescent identity development." with M. Nakkula. Presented to Austin Independent School District, Middle School Parents. Austin, TX. Feb 27, 2009.
  • "Middle school: The transition years: Parents and early adolescent identity development." with M. Nakkula. Presented to Austin Independent School District, Middle School Parents. Austin, TX. Feb 26, 2009.
  • "Reframing accountability: A community conversation with State Superintendent of Instruction, Jack O'Connell." with S. Frisch, T. Itkonen, B. Quintero, K. Tollefson, and D. Wakelee. Presented to CSUCI & Ventura County Educational Community. California State University Channel Islands. Sep 29, 2008.
  • "School accountability: To whom? To what? Why? How?." with K. Tollefson. Presented to University Charter Middle School & University Preparatory School. Camarillo, CA. Sep 4, 2008.
  • "Developmental alliances in middle school leadership teams." with M. Nakkula. Presented to Austin Independent School District. Austin, TX. Jul 30, 2008.
  • "Into the wind: Teacher education in the slipstream." with K. Tollefson. Panel discussion at 5th International Conference on Teacher Education and Social Justice. University of Illinois at Chicago, Jun 7, 2008.
  • "History-social science partners event." Presented to School of Education & 6-12 Single Subject Social Studies Educators. California State University Channel Islands. May 9, 2008.
  • "Encountering behavioral 'problems' in the classroom." with K. Tollefson. Presented to University Charter Middle School. Camarillo, CA. May 1, 2008.
  • "'Testy Times': Community dialogues on No Child Left Behind." with K. Tollefson, T. Itkonen, and B. Quintero. Presented to CSUCI & Ventura County Educational Community. Camarillo Public Library. Apr 24, 2008.

Publications:

  • "A question of 'faith': Adolescent spirituality in the public schools." Adolescents at school: Perspectives on youth, identity, and education. Edited by M. Sadowski. 2nd Edition. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education Press, 2008. 189-206.

Other Activities:

  • Education4Liberation.com. Website. Web portal for the 1st Annual Conference for Social Justice in Education at CSUCI. Jan 20, 2009. (http://www.education4liberation.com/)
  • Understanding-Youth.com. Website. with M. Nakkula. Aug 1, 2008. (http://www.understanding-youth.com)