AERA-MET Dissertation Fellowship Webinar - Dataset Overview and Fellowship Information

This course available at no cost 

This webinar provides a general overview of the structure and content of the Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) Longitudinal Database and discusses the components of the AERA-MET Dissertation Fellowship Program. It includes a discussion on the quantitative assessment and qualitative video information in the database. The webinar highlights some of the key research questions and topics related to teaching and instruction, the effects of the classroom and school climate, student achievement, children and youth, and other educational issues that scholars are addressing with this robust database. The webinar and related materials are intended to help potential fellowship applicants.

The AERA-MET Dissertation Fellowship Program provides funding for doctoral dissertation research and professional development opportunities to graduate students using the MET data to advance knowledge about teaching and learning.

For further information about the AERA-MET Dissertation Fellowship Program and the MET Database see: and


  • Brian Rowan, The University of Michigan; Advisor, AERA-MET Dissertation Fellowship Program
  • George L. Wimberly, Ph.D., Director of Social Justice and Professional Development American Educational Research Association (AERA)

Previously recorded January 16, 2014

Course No. 106-2014


VRLC Course
Recorded 01/16/2014
Recorded 01/16/2014