1981 …2019
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Research interests

Topics of research interest include achievement gap, opportunity gap, and educational disparities.

Research interests

  • achievement gap
  • educational disparities
  • opportunity gap

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Projects 2008 2010

career education
technical education

Research Output 1981 2019

Disciplinary Literacy: From Infusion to Hybridity

Hinchman, K. A. & O’Brien, D. G., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Literacy Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

research policy
research practice
teaching strategy
12 Citations (Scopus)
interactive media

Sociocultural perspectives on literacy and learning

O'Brien, D. & Rogers, T., Jul 16 2015, Handbook of Educational Psychology: Third Edition. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 311-322 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


The appification of literacy

O'Brien, D. & Van Deventer, M. M. D., Aug 27 2015, Handbook of Research on the Societal Impact of Digital Media. IGI Global, p. 417-436 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Application programs
school policy
educational policy

Annotated bibliography of research in the teaching of english

Beach, R., Bigelow, M., Brendler, B., Coffino, K., Dillon, D. R., Frederick, A., Gabrielli, M., Helman, L. A., Ngo, B., O'Brien, D., Rambow, A., Scharber, C., Sethi, J., Braaksma, M., Janssen, T., Thein, A. H., Liang, L. & Stornaiuolo, A., Nov 1 2012, In : Research in the Teaching of English. 47, 2, p. 198-200 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching English