PUBLICATIONS

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

A COMMUNITY SCHOOL REFORM INITIATIVE FOR MIDDLE GRADES URBAN AND NEWCOMER STUDENTS: USING MIXED METHODS TO EXAMINE STUDENT ACADEMIC AND NON-ACADEMIC OUTCOMES OVER TIME AND COMPARED TO A MATCHED SAMPLE.

April 2020

Provinzano, K., Sondergeld, T. A., Ammar, A. A., Meloche, A. (2020). A Community School Reform

Initiative for Middle Grades Urban and Newcomer Students: Using Mixed Methods to Examine Student

Academic and Nonacademic Outcomes Over Time and Compared to a Matched Sample, Journal of

Education for Students Placed at Risk (JESPAR) , DOI: 10.1080/10824669.2020.1744441

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(GLOBAL) LITERACY EDUCATION

Under Review

Ammar, A. A. (under contract) Chapter 12: Literacy education across languages: Pedagogical applications of reading and writing for all languages, In T. Purinton and J. Skaggs, Globally-oriented Faculties of Education: A New Agenda for Internationalization. Singapore. Springer Education Press.

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A VALIDATION STUDY OF A MIDDLE GRADES READING COMPREHENSION ASSESSMENT

November 2018

Severino, L., Tecce DeCarlo, M.J., Sondergeld, T., Izzetoglu, M., & Ammar, A A. (2018). A Validation Study of an Eighth Grade Reading Comprehension Assessment. Research in Middle Level 

Education (RMLE Online), 41(10), 1-16.

PLAY WITH DATA

Spring/Summer 2018

Alderfer, K. B., Donaldson, L., Ammar, A. A., Hammrich, P., Greenberg, J., Lin, X., Liu, H., & Kelly, K. (Spring/Summer 2018). Play with Data. Pennsylvania Educational Leadership, 38(1), 4-14.

EVALUATION OF A SUMMER LITERACY CAMP FOR STRUGGLING READERS

2018

Ammar, A. (2018). Evaluation of a Summer Literacy Camp for Struggling Readers. Drexel School of Education Doctoral Student Briefs.

PUBLICATIONS

Conference Proceedings

EGYPT: A SPECIAL EDUCATION POLICY DISCOURSE ANALYSIS

October 2019

Ammar, A. A., & DeCarlo, M. J. T. (2019, October). Egypt: A Special Education Policy Discourse Analysis. Presented at the International Conference for Quantitative Ethnography (ICQE), Madison, Wisconsin, USA. (Abstract published in supplemental proceedings)

PILOTING A NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR ADOLESCENT READING COMPREHENSION

November 2017

Severino, L., DeCarlo, M. J. T., Sondergeld, T., Izzetoglu, M., Ammar, A. A. (November 2017). Piloting a New Technology for Adolescent Reading Comprehension. Paper Presented at the ICERI 2017, Seville, Spain.

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THE INFLUENCE OF THE DSM ON SCHOOL DISCIPLINE POLICY AND CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT IN PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS IN EGYPT

March 2016

Ammar, A. A., Skaggs, J. A. (March 2016). The Influence of the DSM on School Discipline Policy and Classroom Management in Private International Schools in Egypt. Paper presented at the Seventh Annual GCES Symposium, Arab Open University, Kuwait City, Kuwait. (Peer Reviewed)

PUBLICATIONS

Technical Reports

2016 DREXEL SOE PHD STUDENT PROGRAM EVALUATION REPORT

Ammar, A., Bright, K., Donaldson, J., Donaldson, L., Thomas-El, S, & Sondergeld, T. A. (2017). 2016 Drexel SoE PhD student program evaluation report. Drexel University School of Education, 1-24.

2017 CAMP PLAY WITH DATA REPORT

Bright, K., Donaldson, L., Ammar, A., & Hammrich, P. (2017). 2017 Camp Play with Data Report. Drexel University School of Education, 1-39.