Publications and Multimedia

The following references link to publications and multimedia resources produced by CEP partners, affiliates and other organizations on a broad range of topics within the CEP focus areas of professional development, engagement, and research and policy.

Guides and Manuals

Child and Adolescent Health

Holmes IV, B., Zhang, L. 2013. Addressing Toxic Stress to Promote Child Wellbeing. SC Joint Citizens and Legislative Committee on Children (JCLCC).

Lesson Plans and Curriculum


Mitchell, J., Collins, L., Wise, S., Caughman, M. 2012. Connecting with Rice: Carolina Lowcountry and Africa. The Geography Teacher 9 (1) 6-17.

Journal Articles, Conference Proceedings, and other Academic Publications


Mitchell, J. 2009. Hazards education and academic standards in the Southeast United States. International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education. (18) 2, 134-148.

Research and Policy Briefs

Dual Credit Programs

Illinois Education Research Council (2013),  Who Has Access to Dual Credit in Illinois? Examining High School Characteristics and Dual Credit Participation Rates  (IERC 2013-4)

School Climate

Monrad, D. et al. 2012. School Climate and Student Achievement Outcomes. South Carolina Educational Policy Center, College of Education, University of South Carolina.

Summer Learning Loss

Monrad, D. et al 2011. Learning to Read: Growth in the School Year and Summer Loss. Office of Program Evaluation/South Carolina Educational Policy Center, College of Education, University of South Carolina.

Multimedia Resources



The Geospatial Revolution Project (Penn State Public Broadcasting)