Directory » MARLON JAMES
346 EDCT
952-7322
Department
Afilliations
Urban Education
MARLON JAMES
Assistant Professor
Google Scholar Profile:
COURSES TAUGHT
EDCI602. CULTURAL FNDTNS OF EDUC
2020B
EDCI603. ANALYSIS COLL TEACHING
2019B
EDCI603. PROF DEV STRAT TEACHERS
2017B,2016C
EDCI604. E-LEARN CLASSROOM MGMT
2019B
EDCI629. BENCHMARKS IN URBAN ED
2018A,2015C,2014C
EDCI630. JUNIOR COMM COLL CURR
2019B
EDCI630. URBAN EDUCATION
2019C,2018C,2017C
EDCI636. EDUCATOR AS RESEARCHER
2017C
EDCI637. URBAN ED POLICY ANALYSIS
2020C
EDCI641. AFRICAN AMER LRNR URBAN
2017A,2016A,2015A
EDCI642. MULTICUL ED THRY RES
2019C,2016A
EDCI643. TCHNG IN URBAN ENVIRONMT
2020A,2019A
EDCI644. CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT
2020A
EDCI673. ANLYS OF TCHNG BEHAVR
2017B,2015B
EDCI677. STRAT TCHNG CUL PL SOC
2018B
EDCI685. DIRECTED STUDIES
2020A,2019B,2019A,2018A,2017B
INST222. FOUND EDUC MULTICULTURAL SOCTY
2020C,2018B,2015A

FORMER DOCTORAL STUDENTS
Chi Yun Moon (Summer 2020)
Kimberly Gibson-McClain (Fall 2019)
Rebecca Anne Neill (Fall 2017)
Rasheedah Muhammad Farooq (Fall 2017)
Mary Anne Figuero Charles (Summer 2017)
Amanda St.Clair Otten (Fall 2016)
Kristin Kistner Hall (Summer 2016)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Books and Monographs
Young, J. R., Tholen, A., Ortiz, N., Harmon, W. C., & James, M.C. (In press, 2019). The influence of scholarships on the recruitment of teachers of color in STEM: Lessons learned from the Robert Noyce teacher scholarship program. In C. D. Gist & T. J. Bristol (Eds.). The Handbook of Teachers of Color. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
*James, M.C., Ferguson, K., Harmon, W.C., & Jones, K. (2017). We[8217]re Not Misbehaving: Cultivating the Spirit of Defiance in Black Male Students. In N. Carter & M. Vavrus (Eds.), Intersectionalities of Race, Class, and Gender with Teaching and Teacher Education: Movement Toward Equity in Education. Sense Publication.
Journal Articles
*Col[243][243]n, I., James, M.C., Chowdhury, M., Rector-Aranda, A., & Burgess, M. (In Press, 2019). In Search of Confianza: A qualitative analysis of Salvadoran parents[48]19 experiences in U.S. urban schools. International Journal of Multicultural Education.
Col[243][243]n, I., James, M.C., Chowdhury, M., Rector-Aranda, A., & Burgess, M. (In Press, 2019). In Search of Confianza: A Qualitative Analysis of Salvadoran Parents[48]19 Experiences in U.S. Urban Schools. International Journal of Multicultural Education.
Moon, C. Y., Zhang, S., Larke, P., & James, M.C. (In Press, 2019). We Are Not All the Same: A Qualitative Analysis of the Nuanced Differences Between Chinese and South Korean International Graduate Students[48]19 Experiences in the United States. Journal of International Students, 10(1). Retrieved from https://www.ojed.org/index.php/jis/article/view/770
Moon, C., Zhang, S., Larke, P., & James, M.C. (In Press, 2019). We Are Not All the Same: A qualitative analysis of the nuanced differences between Chinese and South Korean international graduate students experiences in the United States. Journal of International Students
*James, M.C., Butterfield, V., Jones, K., & Mokuria, V.G. (2017). Opportunity for All: An Analysis of Equity in Advanced Placement Programming in a US High School. International Journal of Innovation and Research in Educational Sciences, 4(1), 15-21. Retrieved from http://ijires.org/administrator/components/com_jresearch/files/publications/IJIRES_748_FINAL.pdf
*James, M.C., & Mokuria, V.G. (2017). Resisting total marginality: Understanding African American college students' academic success and racial identity development at a predominantly White University. Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Science, 5(7), 75-86. Retrieved from http://www.questjournals.org/jrhss/papers/vol5-issue7/J577586.pdf
Blake, J.J., Gregory, A., James, M.C., & Webb-Hasan, G. (2016). Early Warning Signs: Identifying Opportunities to Disrupt Racial Inequities in School Discipline Through Data-Based Decision Making. School Psychology Forum: Research in Practice, 10(3), 289-306.
James, M.C., Hall, K. K., Liles, V., Williams, T. L., & Marrero, S. M. (2016). Total Marginality: Cumulative marginality among African American students at a predominantly White institution. Journal of Multicultural Affairs, 1(1), 1-31.
James, M.C., Nichols, J.A., Nichols, W.D., Rupley, W.H., Franks, A., Raskinski, T.V., & Paige, D.D. (2016). Tracking Exposed: The potential for undermining urban high school students[48]19 academic success through course placement practices. IOSR Journal of Research & Method in Education, 6(3), 173-180. DOI: 10.9790/7388-060304173180
James, M.C., Rupley, W.H., Hall, K. K., Nichols, J.A., Raskinski, T.V., & Harmon, W.C. (2016). Reform Stall: An Ecological Analysis of the Efficacy of an Urban School Reform Initiative to Improve Students[48]19 Reading and Mathematics Achievement. Cogent Education, 3(1), 1245089. https://doi.org/10.1080/2331186X.2016.1245089
James, M.C. (2014). Defiance and black scholar identity development. The Black History Bulletin, 77(1), 16-20. Retrieve from http://asalh.net/bhb77.html
James, M.C., & Lewis, C. (2014). Kindling the spark of black male genius through education. Journal of African American Males in Education, 5(2) Retrieved from http://journalofafricanamericanmales.com/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2014/10/11James-Lewis.pdf
James, M.C., & Lewis, C. (2014). Villains or virtuosos: An inquiry into blackmaleness. Journal of African American Males in Education, 5(2) Retrieved from http://journalofafricanamericanmales.com/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2014/10/1James-Lewis.pdf
Book Chapters
*Butterfield, V., James, M.C., & Swinton, A., (2017). Demystifying Culture and Applications for English Language Learners. In K. C. Bryan & M. V[225]squez Neshyba (Eds.), ESL Methods for Achievement and Equity. Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.

RESEARCH PROJECTS
aggieTERM
Co-PI (). Texas Education Agency (State)
2019-01-01 — 2020-06-30
Catapult Round 4 - Addressing Critical Junctures in Teaching and Teacher Education: The USTAR+1 Program ($30,000)
PI. TAMU College of Education & Human Development (State)
2018-01-15 — 2019-06-15
Educating in an Urban Setting
Co-PI (). Springs ISD (State)
2016-08-01 — 2016-08-31
Professional Development Services for Baylor College of Medicine Academy at Ryan (HISD)
Co-PI (). Houston ISD (State)
2016-08-01 — 2017-09-30
Professional Development for Educators of Urban Students
Co-PI (). Springs ISD (State)
2016-06-14 — 2016-06-16
Igniting the SPARKK of Genius in Young Men of Color: A Practical Guide for Organizing School and Community Support Systems
PI. Paul Public Charter School (Private)
2016-06-01 — 2017-08-31
Closing the Achievement Gaps in Urban Middle Schools in Texas ($30,000)
Co-PI (). TAMU College of Education & Human Development - TLAC (State)
2015-06-01 — 2016-05-30
Teacher Education Transformation & Research Vision: 4 Cs ($26,200)
Co-PI (). TAMU College of Education & Human Development - TLAC (State)
2015-06-01 — 2016-12-31
Professional Development on Urban Students Initial Training
Co-I (). Springs ISD (State)
2014-08-01 — 2014-09-30

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS
Texas Summit Series on Race and Equity in TX schoo. Chair. (2014)