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K Sorensen Irvine

  • Christine K Sorensen Irvine

    Professor

    Department(s)

    • Learning Design and Technology

    Degree(s)

    • 1994 Pd.D. Professional Studies in Education Iowa State University

    Area(s) of Interest

    • Technology in EducationDistance EducationResearch and EvaluationOrganizational Change

    Brief Biography

    Christine K Sorensen

    Contact Information

    Office Phone

    808-956-3910

    Office

    Wist 226

    Email

    sorens@hawaii.edu

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    Scholarly Works

      Books

    • Jacobs, L., Sorensen, C. K. S., & Walker, D. (2013). Introduction to Research in Education (9th Edition) (9th ed.). Belmont, CA: Cengage.
    • Jacobs, L., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2010). Introduction to Research in Education (8th ed.). Belmont, CA: Cengage.
    • Ary, D., Jacobs, L., Razavieh, A., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2006). Introduction to Research in Education (7th Edition) (7th ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2001). Introduction to Research in Education Using Microcase ExplorIt. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Casey, R. (1999). Teaching at a Distance (2nd ed.). DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Division of Continuing Education.
    • Maushak, N., Schlosser, C., Anderson, M., Sorensen, C. K. S., & Simonson, M. (1997). Distance Education: A Review of the Literature (2nd ed.). Washington DC: Association for Educational Communications and Technology.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Schlosser, C., Anderson, M., & Simonson, M. (1995). Encyclopedia of Research in Distance Education. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Book Chapters

    • Kevan, J. M., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2016). Academic technology for competency-based education in higher education. In Handbook of Research on Competency-Based Education in University Settings. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Kevan, J. M. (2015). Competency based education in higher education. In Handbook of Research on Competency-based Education in University Settings (pp. in press). .: IGI Global.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1997). Localizing National Standards for Evaluation of Distance Education: An Example from a Multistate Project. In Building a Working Policy for Distance Education. New Directions for Community Colleges (pp. 53–82). .: .
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1997). Attitudes of Community College Students toward Interactive Television Instruction. In Encyclopedia of Distance Education Research In Iowa (pp. 235–245). Ames, IA: Technology Research and Evaluation Grou.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1997). Distance Education Operational Issues. In Encyclopedia of Distance Education Research In Iowa (pp. 167–184). Ames, IA: Technology Research and Evaluation Group.
    • Journal Articles

    • Downey, P. M., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2008). E-Learning modules for teacher development: Project REAL. TechTrends, 52, 59–62.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Smaldino, S. E., & Downey, P. M. (2008). A model for a professional development school intervention: REAL findings. Chool-University Partnerships, 2, 2–26.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2007). Fiscal Realities and the Illinois Community College System’s Strategic Plan. Community College Journal of Research and Practice, 31, 765–779.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2006). Integrating Technology in Schools, Colleges, and Departments of Education: A Primer for Deans. Change, 38, 44–49.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Smalino, S., & Walker, D. A. (2005). The perfect study: Demonstrating ‘what works’ in teacher preparation using ‘gold standard’ research designs in education. TechTrends, 49, 16–19.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2005). From Roots to Fruit: Our Growth in Environmental Education. Environmental Education and Communication, 4, 1–4.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Baylen, D. (2004). Learning Online: Adapting the Seven Principals of Good Practice to a Web-based Instructional Environment. Distance Learning, 1, 7–18.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Baylen, D. (2004). Patterns of Communicative and Interactive Behavior Online: Case Studies in Higher Education. Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 5, 117–126.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Baylen, D. (2004). Patterns of Communicative and Interactive Behavior Online: Case Studies in Higher Education. Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 5, 117–126.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2003). Policy Perspectives on Selected Virtual Universities in the United States. Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 4, 89–107.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2000). Active Learning Strategies A to Z: Adapting Technology-based Learning Environments. The Journal on the Art of Teaching, 7, 123–138.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Baylen, D. (2000). Perception versus Reality: Views of Interaction in Distance Education. Quarterly Review of Distance Education, 1, 47–60.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Baylen, D. (1998). Interacting, Learning, Teaching at a Distance: A Case Study of a Graduate Research Class. IAECT Journal, 4, 11–23.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1996). Attitudes about Implementing Block Scheduling. Iowa Educational Leadership, 12, 16–21.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1995). Evaluation of Interactive Television Instruction: Assessing Attitudes of Community College Students. DEOSNEWS: The Electronic Journal on Distance Education, 5.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Sweeney, J. (1995). ICN Technology Demonstration Evaluation. USDLA. Education at a Distance, 9, 11 & 21.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1994). Research and Evaluation in the IDEA: A Collaborative Approach. Educational IRM Quarterly, 3, 23–25.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1994). Teacher Education Alliance (TEA) Times. IDEA: One Year in Review, 2, 1 & 4–5.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1993). Evaluating Workshops. TEA Times, 1, 1–2.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Robinson, D. (1992). Gender and Type: Implications for Serving Nontraditional Students. Continuing Higher Education Review, 56, 35–57.
    • Conference Proceedings

    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2007). Professional Development Schools and Univesity-School Partnerships in an Urban Setting. In Leading for the Common Good: Programs, Strategies, and Structures to Support Student Success (Vol. 2, pp. 99–102).
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Kitterle, F., & Downy, P. (2005). Selecting control schools in a matched pairs design: Project REAL’s methodology. In Improving Teacher Quality: Proceedings of the 2004 Teacher Quality Enhancement Project Directors’ Meeting (pp. 225–239).
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2005). Critical Issues in Teacher Education. In Keynote Welcome Summary from IATE Fall 2004 Conference (Vol. XII, pp. 47–49).
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2002). Examining Online Interactions in two Graduate Courses. In National Convention of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (Vol. 1, pp. 29–36).
    • Presentations

    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Asino, T., Aydin, C. H., Baylen, D., Donaldson, A., Dousay, T., … Sockman, B. (2017, November). Leading in a changing landscape: A cross division perspective on Federal policies impacting our field. Presented at 2017 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Jacksonville, FL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2017, July). Teaching the new iBrain generation. Presented at 30th Annual Pacific Educational Conference, Koror, Palau.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2017, April). Evaluating Project Goals. Presented at 2017 U.S. Department of Education and Insular Areas Technical Assistance Meeting, Washington D. C.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Brynteson, K., Buss, A., Leutkehans, L., & Persichitti, K. (2016, October). Every Student Succeeds Act and teacher education – Time to panic or think creatively? Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Brynteson, K., Buss, A., Leutkehans, L., & Persichitti, K. (2016, October). Every Student Succeeds Act and teacher education – Time to panic or think creatively? Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Brynteson, K., Buss, A., Leutkehans, L., & Persichitti, K. (2016, October). Every Student Succeeds Act and teacher education – Time to panic or think creatively? Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Brynteson, K., Buss, A., Leutkehans, L., & Persichitti, K. (2016, October). Every Student Succeeds Act and teacher education – Time to panic or think creatively? Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Brynteson, K., Buss, A., Leutkehans, L., & Persichitti, K. (2016, October). Every Student Succeeds Act and teacher education – Time to panic or think creatively? Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Kevan, J. M., & Eichelberger, A. (2016, October). Creatively implementing competency-based education in a traditional university: Sometimes you can fit a round peg in a square hole. Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) annual conference, Las Vegas, NV.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2016, March). Setting Project Goals and Objectives. Presented at 2016 U.S. Department of Education and Insular Areas Technical Assistance Meeting, Washington D. C.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2015, February). Technology Planning: Considerations for Schools. Presented at 2015 U.S. Department of Education and Insular Areas Technical Assistance Meeting, Washington, DC.
    • Menchaca, M., Eichelberger, A., Fulford, C. P., Hoffman, E., Leong, P. W. K., Lin, M.-fen, … Sorensen, C. K. S. (2014, October). Redefining program design: Designing systemic change by department. Presented at National Convention for the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT), Jacksonville, Florida.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2013, January). Preparing Educators for the Next Generation. Presented at Association for Educational Communications and Technology, Orange County, CA.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2012, February). Implementing the Common Core State Standards in Teacher Education. Presented at American Association for Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) conference, Chicago, IL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2012, February). The Changing Learner: Implications for Schools/Colleges of Education. Presented at American Association for Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) Conference.
    • Grace, D. J., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2011, January). Has Special Education Run its Course? New Considerations for the Future. Presented at Pacific Rim Conference, Honolulu, HI.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2010, September). Partnering Across the Pacific. Presented at Buukyo University International Education Conference, Kyoto, Japan.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2009, September). Educating Teachers for the Future. Presented at Japan-United States Teacher Education Consortium (JUSTEC) Conference, Honolulu, HI.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2009, April). Teaching Digital Learners: Challenging Our Assumptions. Presented at Technologies, Colleges and Communities Worldwide conference, Online Conference with international audience.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Jackman, D. J., Lovell, S. E., Miller, F., & Welch, O. (2008, July). Sustaining Leadership: Mentoring Future Leaders in Colleges of Education. Presented at Women in the Deanship conference, Denver, CO.
    • Mims, C., Persichitte, K., Smaldino, S., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2007, October). The Changing Kaleidoscope of Education. Can We Respond? Presented at Presidential Session for the annual meeting of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT), Anaheim, CA.
    • Kafer, H., Sorensen, C. K. S., Mueller, P., & Terrassa, J. (2006, June). Partnering with Higher Education: Profiling What’s Possible. Presented at Panel presentation at the Arts Education Partnership Forum, Chicago, IL.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Downey, P. (2006, December). REAL Findings: Data and Lessons Learned from an Urban School District-University Partnership. Presented at annual Teacher Quality Enhancement Conference, Albuquerque, NM.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., Kitterle, F., & Downey, P. (2004, November). Selecting Control Schools in a Matched Pairs Design: Project REAL’s Methodology. Presented at Paper presented at the annual Teacher Quality Enhancement conference, Phoenix, AZ.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Lessen, E. (2004, May). Integrating Technology in Schools, Colleges, and Departments of Education: The Dean’s View. Presented at nvited speaker at the annual Professors of Instructional Design and Technology (PIDT) conference, Smith Mountain Lake, VA.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (2004, February). Development for Deans: A “New” Deans Perspective. Presented at Invited speaker at a pre-session panel on deans and development at the annual American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) conference, Chicago, IL.
    • Multimedia Contributions

    • Jenkins, A. A., Sheehey, P., Skouge, J. R., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (2009, August). Issues in disability and diversity.
    • Young, D. B., Hamamoto, P., Mahoe, S., Nagasako, A., Sorensen, C. K. S., Takabayashi, R., … Young, D. B. (2008, January). Needed: leaders to transform education. The Honolulu Advertiser. B2-4.
    • Research / Evaluation Reports

    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1997, January). Education for Tomorrow: From Ideas to Action Vision 2020 Projects and Partnerships. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1997, January). The Clarion-Goldfield Community School District School Improvement Project: Spring 1997 Evaluation Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S. (1996, January). Application of “Knowledge Management” Concepts to the Interdisciplinary Area of Biotechnology: Project Evaluation Final Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Kemis, M. (1996, January). The Clarion-Goldfield Community School District School Improvement Project: Spring 1996 Evaluation Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Kemis, M. (1996, January). The Fort Dodge Community School District Implementation of a Block Schedule: Baseline Evaluation Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Kemis, M. (1996, January). The Clarion-Goldfield Community School District School Improvement Project: Baseline Evaluation Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Lively, M., Sorensen, C. K. S., & Sweeney, J. (1995, January). Modeling Science and Mathematics Reform Demonstration Classroom Model: Evaluation Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Sweeney, J., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (1995, January). Evaluation of the Iowa Heartland Technology Network. Atlanta, GA: School of Public Policy and Economic Development Institute.
    • Sorensen, C. K. S., & Sweeney, J. (1994, January). Iowa Distance Education Alliance Final Evaluation Report. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Schnelker, D., Sorensen, C. K. S., & Simonson, M. (1994, January). Perceptions of Educational Quality Following a School Closing. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.
    • Simonson, M., Kemis, M., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (1992, January). Distance Education: A Cost Analysis. Des Moines, IA: FINE Foundation.
    • Kemis, M., Lively, M., & Sorensen, C. K. S. (1992, January). n Assessment of Elementary and Secondary Curriculum Needs and Supply and Demand for Teachers in Mathematics and Science in Iowa. Ames, IA: Research Institute for Studies in Education.