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COE professor’s book receives award

Stephanie Jones

Stephanie Jones, a professor of early childhood education in the College of Education’s educational theory and practice department, received the 2017 Qualitative Research SIG Outstanding Qualitative Research Book Award from the American Educational Research Association and the Society of Professors of Education Outstanding Book Award.

Jones’ book On Mutant Pedagogies: Seeking Justice and Drawing Change in Teacher Education was honored for taking the reader on a journey that offers compelling and critical ways to engage with both qualitative research and teacher education.

AERA is a national research society that strives to advance knowledge about education, encourage scholarly inquiry, promote the use of research to improve education and to serve the public good. Jones’ award was conferred during the 2017 AERA annual meeting in San Antonio.