Ms. Maria DiFuccia
IMPAQ Papers and Presentations
DiFuccia, M. (2018, March). Incorporating local feedback after program completion: A case study in Mozambique. Presentation at the Comparative and International Education Society Annual Conference (CIES), Mexico City, Mexico.
DiFuccia, M., Zhang, Y., Stevens, C., Hartman, A., Huntington, H., Cunningham, M., & Davis, N. (2017, November). Learning to Action International Evaluation: Perspectives from Africa. Presentation at the American Evaluation Association Conference, Washington, DC.
DiFuccia, M., Gulemetova, M., & Beesly, A. (2016, October). The Transformative Potential of the Relationships of Evaluators to the Programs They Serve. Presentation at the American Evaluation Association Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.
Gulemetova, M. & DiFuccia, M. (2016, April). Noncognitive Skill Development in Higher Education: A Landscape Analysis. Presentation at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
Beesley, A., Gulemetova, M. & DiFuccia, M. (April, 2016). Social Return on Investment (SROI) Evaluation of a Race to the Top Grant Fund. Presentation at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
Beesley, A.D. (2015, November). Social return on investment (SROI) approaches to program evaluation: Uses, benefits, and limitations. Presentation at the American Evaluation Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.
Previous Papers & Presentations
Jacobson, L. & DiFuccia, M. (2014, April). Teachers’ Perspectives of the Florida College and Career Readiness Initiative. Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Mokher, C., Jacobson, L., Rosenbaum, J., LaLonde, R., Hughes, J., Atkin, J., DiFuccia, M., Alexander, J., Sun, C., & Lansing, J. (2013). Assessment of the Florida College and Career Readiness Initiative. Paper prepared under grant to US Department of Education, Alexandria, VA.
DiFuccia, M., Pelton, J., & Sica, A. (2007). If and When Sociology Becomes a Female Preserve. The American Sociologist, 38: 3-22.
DiFuccia, M. (2008, July). Beyond Economics: Cultural and Political Predictors of Human Trafficking in Europe. Presentation at the 10th International Interdisciplinary Congress on Women, Mundos de Mujeres/Women’s Worlds, Madrid, Spain.