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 (http://www.caerda.org/sitedev/).

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 http://www.caerda.org/sitedev/about/index.html


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 development.
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 members.
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
E-mail:   jbecker@siu.edu