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Glenn Nyre

PROJECT AFFILIATION:

PROFESSIONAL ROLES

  • Researcher, Evaluator 

BIO

PhD, UCLA
President, Nyre and Associates, LLC (2008-
Senior Study Director, Westat (1999-09)
Senior Development Specialist, AED (1994-99
Executive Vice President, Belkeith Corporation (1989-1994)
Executive Director, Evaluation and Training Institite (1974-88)
Vice President, Behavioral Science Development Center 1976-86) 

EXPERTISE

Educational Research, Evaluation, Policy Studies
Math and Science Education K-20 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Nyre, G.F. and Talbot, C. (2014). Follow-Up Study of Alumni Participants in the RISE & TEACH Program. (Prepared under contract to Georgetown University/Howard Hughes Medical Institute.)

Nyre, G.F. (2012). Follow-up Study of Alumni Participants in the Progressive Science Initiative, 2008-2011. New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning. Trenton, NJ.

Nyre, G.F. (2011, 2012, 2013). Evaluation of the Georgetown University and Montgomery College Joint Research Scholars Program. Prepared for Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Bethesda, MD.

Nyre, G.F. (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012). Evaluation of the Georgetown Universitiy Undergraduate Research and Teaching Scholar Programs. Prepared for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Bethesda, MD.

Nyre, G.F. (2011). Evaluation of the New Jersey Progressive Science and Progressive Mathematics Initiatives, 2 vols. Prepared under contract to the New Jersey Center for Teaching and Learning. Trenton, NJ.

Nyre, G.F. (2009). Evaluation of the Partnership to Improve Middle School Student Achievement in Physical Sciences: Integrating STEM Approaches (PISA2)," Prepared for the Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education (CIESE), Stevens Institute of Technology. Hoboken, NJ.

Nyre, G.F. (2008). Alumni Follow-up Study of Participants in the Georgetown University Research Scholars Program, 1996-2007. Prepared for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Bethesda, MD.

Zhang, X., McInerney, J., Frechtling, J., Nyre, G.F., and Michie, J. (2009). Who benefits? The effect of STEM faculty engagement in MSP. Prepared under contract to the National Science Foundation. Rockville, MD: Westat.

Nyre, G.F., and McInerney, J. (2005). Evaluative research study for the NSF's Director's Award for Distinguished Teaching Scholars (DTS) Program. Arlington, VA: National Science Foundation.

Nyre, G.F. (2008). Qualitative survey of Medicare plans participating in the 2007 Medicare Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (MCAHPS) survey. (Prepared under contract to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.) Rockville, MD: Westat; Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation; and Cambridge, MA: Harvard University.

Zhang, X., Frechtling, J., McInerney, J., Nyre, G., Michie, J., Miyaoka, A., and Wells, J., (2008). Effect of STEM faculty engagement in MSP-A longitudinal perspective: Year 4 study report (Prepared under contract to the National Science Foundation). Rockville, MD: Westat.

Nyre, G.F. (2007). Accessing and utilizing statewide databases: Federal laws governing data collection. Data Quality Initiative Brief. (Prepared under contract to the U.S. Department of Education.) Rockville, MD: Westat.

Raue, K., Nyre, G., Silverstein, G., and MacAllum, K. (2007). Involving informal science institutions in K-12 STEM reform: Case study findings (Prepared under contract to the National Science Foundation). Rockville, MD: Westat.

Nyre, G.F. (2006). MSP Research, Evaluation and Technical Assistance (RETA) Projects: MSP MIS summary data for the 2004-2005 school year (Prepared under contract to the National Science Foundation). Rockville, MD: Westat.

McInerney, J., and Nyre, G.F. (2005). Beyond activities: Evidence of impacts (Proceedings and policy considerations resulting from a Distinguished Teaching Scholars Forum on NSF's Broader Impacts evaluation criterion, June 2005). Arlington, VA: National Science Foundation.

Nyre, F.G. (2004). An Overview of Traditional, Emergent, and Resurgent Evaluation Models and Approaches. (Prepared under contract to the National Science Foundation). Rockville, MD: Westat.