Publications

Chen, J. A., & Dede, C. (accepted).  Youth STEM motivation: Immersive technologies to engage and empower underrepresented students.  White paper commissioned by the National Science Foundation’s Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (NSF ITEST).

Chen, J. A., Zap, N., & Dede, C. (accepted).  Using virtual environments to motivate students to pursue STEM careers: An expectancy-value model.  In S. D’Agustino (Ed.), Immersive environments, augmented realities, and virtual worlds: Assessing future trends in education.  Hershey, PA: IGI Global. 

Chen, J. A., Taylor, M. W., Dede, C., Star, J. R. (2011).  Transforming the engagement of students in learning Algebra: Using virtual environments as motivational tools.  Poster presented at the meeting of the National Science Foundation’s Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (NSF ITEST), Arlington, VA.