William Bickel - Publications
Emeritus Faculty

Technical Reports

Bickel, W.E., Iriti, J.E. (March 2014). Literature Brief on Parental Involvement in School Reform: Parent Advocacy for Positive School Climate. Pittsburgh, PA: A Plus Schools.
Part of our work developing an evaluation design for the "Parent Led Program" initiative.
Iriti, J.E., Bickel, W.E., Evaluation of the Summer Dreamers Academy, Non-Academic Outcomes. Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh Public Schools.
Nationally competed RPF by the PPS for evaluation of the Summers Dreamers Program --- evaluation of the non-academic outcomes of the program.
Iriti, J.E., Bickel, W.E., with Julia Kaufmann and Elaine Wang. (August 2013). The Pittsburgh Promise: Potential Annual Indicators 2013. Pittsburgh PA: Pittsburgh Promise.
Ongoing support for the The Pittsburgh Promise in building its data infrastructure and capacities to report the initiative's progress to the community.
Bickel, W.E., Childs, J., Iriti, JE. (Summer 2013). Documentation of the Pittsburgh Public Schools' Equity Planning and Implementation: Phase II. Pittsburgh, PA: Heinz Endowments.
Multi-year research study tracking the planning and implementation of the PPSs' strategic equity planning process funded by the Heinz Endowments.
Bickel, W. E., Childs, J., & Iriti, J.E Documentation of the Pittsburgh Public Schools' (PPS) Equity Planning and Implementation: Phase I. Pittsburgh, PA: EFL, LRDC, University of Pittsburgh.
Iriti, J. E., & Bickel, W. E., & Julia Kaufmann. (Public Report, September 27, 1012). Realizing the Promise: Scholar Retention & Persistence in Post Secondary Education. Pittsburgh, PA: EFL, LRDC, University of Pittsburgh. http://pittsburghpromise.org/assets/documents/RealizingPromise_FinalReport.pdf
Iriti, J. E., & Bickel, W. E., & Julia Kaufmann. Confidential Report --Realizing the Promise: Scholar Retention & Persistence in PSE. Pittsburgh, PA: EFL, LRDC, University of Pittsburgh.
Iriti, J. E., & Bickel, W. E., with C. Long (June 8, 2012). Mentoring to The Promise: Evaluation of the Be a 6th Grade Mentor Program. Pittsburgh, PA: United Way of Pittsburgh.
William Bickel

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