Dr. Douglas Carnine is a professor of education at the University of Oregon and director of the National Center to Improve the Tools of Educators (NCITE). He has more than 100 scholarly publications and has presented at more than 100 conferences in North America, South America, Europe, the former USSR, Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. He has served as consulting editor or editorial board member for eight journals. Dr. Carnine has directed or co-directed more than 20 federally funded grants, totaling more than $20 million. As NCITE director, Dr. Carnine works with various groups to understand and support research-based educational tools for at-risk students in California, Virginia, Washington, Texas, Illinois, and New York. He has been involved with several offices in the U.S. Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, and the U.S. Agency for International Development on moving research into policy and practice. He was nominated to the National Institute for Literacy Advisory Board and has served on the National Educational Research Policy and Priorities Board for the Office of Educational Research and Improvement.
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