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At variety of state, national, and international conferences including American Psychological Association, National Association of School Psychologists, New York State Association of School Psychologists, International Association for Cognitive Education, National Head Start Association, CEC Division of Early Childhood. Workshops/presentations in US, Israel, Belgium, Canada, South Africa and England

March : Richmond, VA. Henrico County Public Schools. 80 school psychologists.
April: National Association for School Psychologists paper presentation.
June 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 research
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"
April: 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
presentations: "Leading Children into the Challenge Zone," and "Introduction to Dynamic Assessment: Applications with Young Children."
June: Workshops regarding dynamic assessment: London and Newcastle (UK).
October: Presentation re dynamic assessment at California Association for
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."

May: Workshop for the North American Regional Conference of the International Association for Cognitive Education: Montreal, Canada. Topics: Curriculum-based Dynamic Assessment
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.
June: Training/consultation 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.
October: 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, NYC.
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.
April: New York City, invited presentation re ACFS at Fordham University Early Childhood conference.

Miscellaneous Activities:
2002 - present: Outside reader for dissertations for University of
New England (Australia); University of Wittwatersrand (South Africa);
Harvard University
Multiple years: Peer reviewer for proposals for the Head Start National Research
2003-present: Creator and host for website:
2003: Program evaluation for AMC/Goddard Schools

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