Adesope Erdman Lester
PULLMAN, Wash. – Autism, teacher retention and the use of horses to help kids learn will be featured topics at a Friday, Oct. 14, research showcase at the Washington State University College of Education.
The event will highlight the work of faculty researchers. It will be held 1-4 p.m. on the first floor of the Education Addition building. The public is invited to attend presentations and view the research posters on display. The schedule is:
  • 1:15-1:45 p.m. presentation by Olusola O. Adesope, Room 110: “The effects of efficacy, job satisfaction, job stress and their influence on the retention of teachers in the Dominican Republic.”
  • 1:45-3 p.m. poster session.
  • 3-3:30 p.m. roundtable discussion: Jessica Nina Lester, Room 116, “Performative acts of autism.”
  • 3:30-4 p.m. roundtable discussion, Room 110: Phyllis Erdman (with Sue Jacobson of the College of Veterinary Medicine), “Kids and horses: Sharing the path to success and learning.”
Media contact:
Julie Titone, WSU College of Education,, 509-335-6850