March : Richmond, VA. Henrico
County Public Schools. 80 school psychologists.
Association for School Psychologists paper presentation.
17-19 and 24: University of Sunderland (3 days) and Hampshire (1
day), United Kingdom.
April: National Association for
School Psychologists, panel contribution
re gifted assessment
June: International Association for Cognitive Education,
paper re same.
November: New York Association of School Psychologists:
paper re same.
March: Highlighted speaker at the
New York Association for Education of Young Children's Annual Conference,
on topic of "Alternative Assessment Approaches"
Annual conference of the National Association of School Psychologists,
New Orleans. Mini-workshop introduction and overview of the Application
of Cognitive Functions Scale (ACFS)
April: National Head Start
Research Conference, Washington, DC. Two
Children into the Challenge Zone," and "Introduction to
Dynamic Assessment: Applications with Young Children."
June: Workshops regarding dynamic assessment: London and Newcastle
October: Presentation re dynamic assessment at California
Mediated Learning Annual Conference, San Diego.
March: Keynote address at Southern
Louisiana University Family Life Conference: "Let's Think About
It!" Helping Parents Help Their Children Develop a Foundation
for Thinking, Learning, and Literacy."
Workshop for the North American Regional Conference of the International
Association for Cognitive Education: Montreal, Canada. Topics: Curriculum-based
June: Panel presentation for the Tenth International
Conference on Thinking;
Harrogate, United Kingdom. Topic: The
Application of Cognitive Functions Scale: A dynamic assessment of
young children's thinking abilities.
for W.S. Atkins Consultants LTD, Education in Southwark (regional
specialized eductaion service, London).
September: Staff development
presentation on Nonverbal Learning Disorders for Chester County
Intermediate Unit (providers of services to nonpublic schools)
March: Miniskills workshop on Curriculum-based
Dynamic Assessment. Association of School Psychologists of Pennsylvania,
23rd Annual Spring Conference. Harrisburg, PA.
July: Post conference
workshop on Curriculum-based Dynamic Assessment. International Association
for Cognitive Education and Psychology Conference. Seattle, WA.
Poster and Paper presentations (with Ruth Kahn) at the 19th Annual
Division for Early Childhood Conference on Young Children with Special
Needs and Their Families; Washington, DC. Poster: Curriculum-Based
Dynamic Assessment. Paper: Involving parents in the education of
their children with special needs.
February: Presentation to New York
Association of Early Childhood and Infant Psychology on topic: A
Guided Journey through Early Childhood Assessment, at Pace University,
October: Invited Paper and Workshop presentations on the
Application of Cognitive Functions Scale at the Nordic Conference
on Dynamic Procedures in Teaching and Assessment; Oslo.
April: Society for Research in Child
Development Conference, Atlanta, Poster with Diny van der Aalsvoort
re research applying the ACFS with Dutch children.
York City, invited presentation re ACFS at Fordham University Early
2002 - present:
Outside reader for dissertations for University of
(Australia); University of Wittwatersrand (South Africa);
Multiple years: Peer reviewer for proposals
for the Head Start National Research
Creator and host for website: www.dynamicassessment.com
Program evaluation for AMC/Goddard Schools