Hsin-Hui Lin,
Professor of Education/Early Childhood

Education

Ph.D. in child and family studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wis.
M.S. in family and human development, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
B.S. in home economics, Fu-Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan

Published Research

“The Impact of Age Enrollment at Kindergarten on Children’s Academic Performance from Kindergarten to Fifth Grade,” European Journal of Social Sciences. 2009

“Transitioning to EC-6: Are we ready?,” Texas Teacher Education Forum. 2009

“A Comparison of White and Asian Fifth-Graders’ Science Performance,” European Journal of Social Sciences. 2009

“The Impact of Ethnicity and Disability on Below-Poverty Fifth-Graders’ Science Performance,” European Journal of Social Sciences. 2009

“Procedures for Selecting the South Region of the U.S. Taiwanese Teacher Award,” Cultural Division, Taipei Economic & Cultural Office. Houston, Texas. 2009

“Introduction to Texas Higher Education,” Education News. Cultural Division, Taipei Economic & Cultural Office. Houston, Texas. November 2009

“Self-Talk in Preschool Children,” Preschool Education Monthly. Taipei, Taiwan. November 2009

“Keep Children Away from Nightmare,” Preschool Education Monthly. Taipei, Taiwan. October 2009

“Children’s Consumer Behavior,” Preschool Education Monthly. Taipei, Taiwan. September 2009

“Using Daily Conversation to Improve the Quality of Parent-Child Interaction,” Taipei, Taiwan. July 2009

“Building Self-Confidence in Children with Praise and Guidance,” Taipei, Taiwan. June 2009

“Dealing with bad Language,” Taipei, Taiwan. May 2009

How to Help a Careless Child,” Taipei, Taiwan. February 2009

Current Scholarly Projects

“Teaching Technology in Texas Schools,” European Journal of Social Sciences

“Equity in Third-Grade Science,” Elementary School Journal

“Disaggregated Outcomes of Ethnicity, Gender and Poverty on Fifth-Grade Science Performance,” Research in Middle-Level Education Online

“Young Children’s Ownership,” Preschool Education Monthly. Taipei, Taiwan

“Where Does a Child’s Humor Originate?,” Preschool Education Monthly. Taipei, Taiwan.

Presentations

“The Impact of Ethnicity and Disability on Below-Poverty Students’ Science Performance,” Association for Science Teacher Education International Conference. Sacramento, Calif.

“Kindergarten Retention:  Does it Help our Students?,” National Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference. Washington, D.C.  2009

“The Ladder to a Successful Teaching Career: Building the Teacher Preparation Programs Through the Satellite Campus and Online,” Association of Teacher Educators Conference. Dallas, Texas.  2009

The Influence of Ethnicity and Poverty on Third-Grade Science Outcomes,” Association for Science Teacher Education International Conference. Hartford, Conn. 2009

“Traditional Teacher Preparation-Untraditional Delivery:  When Teacher Education isn’t on the Main Campus,” Texas Association for Teacher Educators Conference. Austin, Texas. 2009

“Transitioning to EC-6:  Are we Ready?,” Center for Research, Evaluation and Advancement of Teacher Education Research Conference on Teacher Education. Houston, Texas. 2009

“Southern Teachers’ Science Preparation and Science Certification Rates,” Center for Research, Evaluation and Advancement of Teacher Education Research Conference on Teacher Education.  Houston, Texas. 2009

“Electronic Portfolio: Enhance your Interview and Hiring Potential with an Electronic Portfolio,” Student Teacher Conference, Inter-Institutional Day and Teacher Job Fair, Houston Area Teacher Center. Houston, Texas. 2009

“Electronic Portfolio: Enhance your Interview and Hiring Potential with an Electronic Portfolio,” Center for the Study of Languages, Rice University. Houston, Texas. 2009

“How Competent are the High School Teachers?,” Consortium of State Organizations for Texas Teacher Education Conference. San Antonio, Texas. 2009

“An Exploratory Study of Texas Science Teacher Certification Examinations,” Consortium of State Organizations for Texas Teacher Education Conference. San Antonio, Texas. 2009

Media Appearances

“Choosing a College Major,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Dec. 28, 2009

“School Transition Plan,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston Texas. Dec. 7, 2009

“Positive Learning Attitude,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Nov. 2, 2009

“Resolving Parent-Children Conflict,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Oct. 5, 2009

“Introducing the Green Team America Project,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Sept. 7, 2009

“Getting Ready for School,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Aug. 3, 2009

“Dealing with a Child’s Nightmares,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. July 6, 2009

“Model of Minority: Asian Students,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. June 1, 2009

“Parents Brag about their Kids in a Competitive or Comparative Way,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. May 4, 2009

“Alternative Teaching Certification Programs,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. April 6, 2009

“Raising a Careless Child,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. March 2, 2009

“Selecting Appropriate Junior High School Curriculum for Your Children,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Feb. 2, 2009

How to Help a Child Build Financial Concepts,” Texas Chinese Radio Station. Houston, Texas. Jan. 5, 2009