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Bak, H., Jurcevic, I., & Trawalter, S. (2023). What black people value when white people confront prejudice. The Journal of Social Psychology, 1-12.

Conway-Turner, J., Williams, J., & Winsler, A. (2023). Does Diversity Matter? School Racial Composition and Academic Achievement of Students in a Diverse Sample. Urban Education, 58(6), 1085–1117.

LeBoeuf, L., Goldstein-Greenwood, J. &, Lillard, A. S (2023). Chronic Absenteeism in Title 1 Montessori and Non-Montessori schools, Frontiers in Education.

Letiecq, B. L., Williams, J. M., Vesely, C. K., & Lee, J. S. (2023). Publicly-Housed Black Mothers' Experiences of Structural Racism in their Everyday Lives. Journal of Marriage and Family. Available online first. DOI:

Lillard, A. S., Tong, X., & Bray, P. M. (2023). Seeking Racial and Ethnic Parity in Preschool Outcomes: An Exploratory Study of Public Montessori vs. Business-as-Usual Schools. Journal of Montessori Research, 9(1), 16-36. 

Randolph, J. J., Bryson, A., Menon, L., Henderson, D. K., Kureethara Manuel, A., Michaels, S., rosenstein, d. l. w., McPherson, W., O’Grady, R., & Lillard, A. S. (2023). Montessori education’s impact on academic and non academic outcomes: A systematic review. Campbell Systematic Reviews, 19, e1330.

Trawalter, S., Habib, N.-B., & Druckman, J. N. (2023). Racial bias in perceptions of disease and policy. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 26(2), 321–337.

Vargas, I., Daucourt, M.C., Hall, C. et al. Examining the heterogeneous early literacy profiles of first-grade students who are English learners. Reading and Writing (2023).

Washington, A. R., *Byrd, J. A., & Williams, J. M. (2023). Using an Anti-Racist Lens in School Counseling Research. Professional School Counseling, 27 (1a).   

Washington A. R., Williams, J. M., & *Byrd, J. A. (2023). Exposing Blindspots and the Hidden Curriculum within Dominant Counselor Supervision Models. Counselor Education and Supervision. Available online first. DOI:

Williams, J. M. & *Chae, N. (in press). Getting In: How High-Achieving, Low-Income Black Students Defy the Odds and Enroll in Highly Selective Colleges. Journal of Negro Education 


Borgman, C. & Lillard, A.S.. How children learn to read: An Overview. Montessori Public. Fall, 2022. 

Howell, K.L., Mueller, E.J., & Wilson, B.B. Chapter 26: One size fits none: Local context and planning for the preservation of affordable housing. In: Mueller, E.J. & Tighe, J.R., eds. The Affordable Housing Reader. 2nd ed. Routledge; 2022: 367 – 384.

Hurd, N. M., Trawalter, S., Jakubow, A., Johnson, H. E., & Billingsley, J. T. (2022). Online racial discrimination and the role of white bystanders. American Psychologist, 77(1), 39–55.

Lillard, A.S., Tong, X, & Snyder, A. Standardized test performance in public Montessori schools. Journal of School Choice. 2022. 

Solari, E. J., Kehoe, K. F., Cho, E., Hall, C., Vargas, I., Dahl‐Leonard, K., ... & Conner, C. (2022). Effectiveness of interventions for english learners with word reading difficulties: A research synthesis. Learning Disabilities Research & Practice, 37(3), 158-174.

Trawalter S, Doleac J, Palmer L, Hoffman K, Carter-Sowell A. Women’s Safety Concerns and Academia: How Safety Concerns Can Create Opportunity Gaps. Social Psychological and Personality Science. 2022;13(2):403-415.

Trawalter S, Habib N-B, Druckman JN. Racial bias in perceptions of disease and policy. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations. January 2022.

Trawalter, S., Higginbotham, G. D., & Henderson, K. (2022). Social Psychological Research on Racism and the Importance of Historical Context: Implications for Policy. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 31(6), 493–499. 


Driskell, S., & Trawalter, S. (2021). Race, Architecture, and Belonging: Divergent
Perceptions of Antebellum Architecture. Collabra: Psychology.

Henderson, K., Powers, S., Claibourn, M., Brown-Iannuzzi, J.L., Trawalter, S. “Confederate monuments and the history of lynching in the American South: An empirical examination,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Oct 2021, 118 (42) e2103519118;

Lillard AS, Meyer MJ, Vasc D, Fukuda E. An Association Between Montessori Education in Childhood and Adult Wellbeing. Front Psychol. 2021 Nov 25;12:721943. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.721943. PMID: 34899465; PMCID: PMC8656358.

Trawalter, S., Hoffman, K., & Palmer, L. (2021). Out of place: Socioeconomic status, use of public space,
and belonging in higher education. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 120(1), 131–144.