Date: Apr 15, 2013 2:19 PM
Author: Jerry P. Becker
Subject: Announcement: Annual Conference - CAERDA

Information provided by Wen Ma / Chinese American Educational
Research and Development Association [CAERDA], Monday, April 15,
2013. See
Dear colleagues/friends,

As you know, CAERDA's annual conference will be held during April
26-27, and we are sending this message to update you about this
important conference for our community. The conference program,
together with a link for registering for the conference/dinner, has
been posted on our website

Whether you are an old member or a new comer, whether you are from
North America or from overseas, or whether you are making a
presentation or just interested in catching up with your
colleagues/friends, we sincerely welcome you to charming San
Francisco to attend our conference in this beautiful spring season!


Rui Bai
Yi-Lung Kuo
Miranda Lin
Wen Ma
Yaoying Xu
Conference Planning Committee


About CAERDA --- See


The Chinese American Educational Research and Development Association
(CAERDA) was founded on September 28, 1992 to promote excellence in
education for all students, particularly among Chinese and Chinese
Americans. CAERDA, a non-profit, non-political, international
organization, emphasizes and pursues educational research and
development. Its major goals are:

1. o encourage members to participate in educational research and
2. To inform members of grant opportunities for engaging in
educational research.
3. To enhance understanding of educational issues, and to promote
educational development for Chinese and Chinese American students.
4. To create opportunities for scholarly discourse regarding
research findings, learning, collaboration, and cooperation among
5. To establish a network for those who are committed to
educational research and development.

Members are from various countries, such as Canada, Hong Kong, Japan,
People's Republic of China, Taiwan, Singapore, and the United States.
They are mostly ethnic Chinese professors, researchers, K - 12 field
practitioners in private and public schools, educational
administrators, graduate students and parents.

Jerry P. Becker
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Southern Illinois University
625 Wham Drive
Mail Code 4610
Carbondale, IL 62901-4610
Phone: (618) 453-4241 [O]
(618) 457-8903 [H]
Fax: (618) 453-4244