Launcelot I. Brown, Ph.D.Professor and Department Chair
School of Education
Educational Foundations and Leadership
401B Canevin Hall
Education:Ph.D., Educational Research, Evaluation and Policy Studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2001
M.Ed., Special Education, University of Sheffield, England, 1995
Launcelot I. Brown is an Associate Professor and Chair in the Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership at Duquesne University. He is a former teacher, special educator and principal of a school for students with emotional and behavioral difficulties, and a school for deaf children. He has served on many national educational boards in Trinidad and Tobago, including the National Advisory Committee on Special Education. His research interests are in the area of school leadership and school effectiveness. Recently he has turned his attention to national assessment and teachers' use of assessment data. He served as an Associate Editor for the journal, Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice from 2006 to 2009 and is an active member of AERA where he serves on the executive of the Caribbean and African Studies in Education SIG.
Research Methods and Design
Educational Research Literacy
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Educational Statistics II
Statistics III: Multivariate Statistics
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
National Award for Outstanding Teacher - Presented by the Ministry of Education in recognition of outstanding contribution to national development.
Certificate of Honour for Outstanding Teacher - Presented by the Ministry of Education in recognition of contribution to education.
American Educational Research Association. (AERA)
National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME)
Comparative International Education Society (CIES)
American Evaluation Association (AEA)