Select Recent Conferences and Presentations
Madaus, J. W., Gelbar, N. W., Dukes, L., Faggella-Luby, M., Lalor, A. R., & Kowitt, J. S. (2014, April). Effective practices for students with disabilities in higher education: Analysis from 1985-present. Presentation at Council for Exceptional Children annual convention, Philadelphia, PA.
Lombardi, A., & Kowitt, J. S. (2014, April). Correlates of academic and non-academic indicators of college and career readiness for students with and without disabilities. Paper presented at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, Philadelphia, PA.
Lombardi, A., & Kowitt, J. S. (2013, November). College and career readiness of students with and without disabilities: Comparing academic and non-academic factors. Presentation at Division on Career Development and Transition International Conference, Williamsburg, VA.
Lalor, A. R., & Madaus, J. W. (2013, November). Assisting Students with Disabilities Search for Colleges: Tips for Educators. Concurrent session at the Division of Career Development and Transition International Conference, Williamsburg, VA.
Lalor, A. R., & Kowitt, J. S. (2013, August). The Intersection of Race and Disability: The Research and Its Implications for Practice. Presentation at the annual conference of New England Counselors of Color Bridging Access, College, Worcester, MA.
McGuire, J. M. (2013, March). Universal design for instruction: A model for teaching diverse learners. Invited keynote address at the 25th annual conference of the Association for Higher Education Access & Disability, Dublin, Ireland.
Pérusse, R. (2013, January). Equity-based college and career readiness school counseling. Workshop presented at the 11th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, HI.
Wilson, J., Faggella-Luby, M., & Wei, Y. (2012, November). Alternatives to tradition: Evidence-based reading instruction for adolescent struggling readers. Invited presentation for the Connecticut Association of Alternative Schools and Programs, Danbury, CT.
Lombardi, A., & Madaus, J. W. (2012, October). The impact of secondary instructional setting and postsecondary participation. Presentation at the 2012 Division on Career Development and Transition Conference, Denver, CO.
Grigal, M., Madaus, J. W., & Dukes, L. L. (2012, October). College: Making it possible for ALL students. Presentation at the 2012 Division on Career Development and Transition Conference, Denver, CO.
Pérusse, R. (2012, September). Comprehensive school counseling programs and student achievement outcomes: RAMP vs. Non-RAMP schools. Workshop presentation at the annual meeting of the North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Niagara Falls, NY.
Pérusse, R., & Mathews, K. (2012, June). Creating an equity based college going culture: K-12. Presentation at the annual meeting of the American School Counselor Association Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN.
Osunde, U., Pérusse, R., & Staples, F. (2012, April). A systemic, collaborative approach to implementing an equity-based college readiness program. Workshop presentation at the annual meeting of the National Office for School Counselor Advocacy (NOSCA) National Conference at The College Board, Washington, DC.
Dukes, III, L. L., Grigal, M., Hart, D., & Madaus. J. W. (2012, April). College participation for students with learning and intellectual disabilities. How are the opportunities and challenges alike and different? Presentation at the Council for Exceptional Children Convention, Denver, CO.
Lease Butts, J., Saunders, S., & Matiash, A. (2012, March). High-impact practices for teaching and conducting assessment projects. Program presentation at American College Personnel Association Conference, Lexington, KY.
Gonzales, T., Saunders, S., & Bell, A. (2012, March). Supervision strategies for early career professionals: Creating new possibilities. Program presentation at American College Personnel Association Conference, Lexington, KY.
Grigal, M., & Madaus, J. W. (2012, January). Helping students with LD and ID transition to college. Invited presentation for the Postsecodary Strand, Advanced Transition Conference, Warwick, RI.