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See the following news of the Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services.

Stein Represents Commonwealth at National Council of State Boards

David Stein, vice chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, updated the National Council on Pennsylvania’s new licensure act, as well as the new educational specialist certificate for school-based providers of speech and language services. 

Posted on 11/17/2014 3:34:05 PM

Laverick and Migyanka Publish Article on Artist Residencies for Pre-Student Teachers

DeAnna Laverick, Professional Studies in Education, and Joann Migyanka, Special Education and Clinical Services, co-authored “Artist Residencies and Field Experiences: Supporting Early Childhood Pre-Student Teachers' Knowledge and Pedagogy to Promote Arts-Based Learning.”

Posted on 11/17/2014 3:18:06 PM

Wissinger Publishes on Effects of Content Knowledge on High School Students’ Written Composition

Daniel Wissinger recently published “Effects of genre and content knowledge on historical thinking with academically diverse high school students” in the Journal of Experimental Education.

Posted on 5/6/2014 12:58:56 PM

Hill Receives Coppler Award as Disability Advocate

Annah Hill recently received the Ray Coppler Award honoring her exemplary contributions as an advocate for people with disabilities.

Posted on 10/31/2013 4:46:00 PM

Migyanka, Glor-Scheib, Fratangeli Co-Author Publication on Autism Training for ER Personnel

Joann Migyanka, Susan Glor-Scheib, and Jeffrey Fratangeli are members of the IUP Western Regional Autism Services, Education, Resources, Training (ASERT) Collaborative.

Posted on 10/9/2013 10:49:04 AM

Migyanka Releases Training Film on Autism for Emergency Responders

Joann Migyanka, associate professor in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, and her team have just released ACT for Autism: Assess, Communicate and Treat, the second in a series of training videos for hospital emergency department personnel.

Posted on 5/30/2013 1:52:05 PM

Price Presents on Read-Alouds in Early Childhood Classrooms

Lisa Hammett Price was invited to present at the International Reading Association Convention Research Institute entitled “Reading Research 2013: Next Steps in the Implementation of Common Standards.”

Posted on 5/23/2013 4:12:55 PM

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