SECD faculty, postdoctoral fellows presenting at Council for Exceptional Children convention


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SECD faculty, postdoctoral fellows presenting at Council for Exceptional Children convention

04 Feb 2020    By Kelcey Buck

Five individuals from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders are among the presenters at the annual Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Special Education Convention & Expo Feb. 5-8 in Portland, Oregon.

Associate professor Michael Hebert, professor of practice Sue Kemp, and postdoctoral fellows Angelique Aitken, Jennifer Farley and Dan Poling will each lead at least one presentation during the four-day convention. The full schedule for their sessions is below.

Wednesday, Feb. 5
3:30-4:30 p.m. – “What Do Teachers Know and Wish Parents Knew About Special Education?” – Angelique Aitken, Jennifer Farley, Dan Poling

Thursday, Feb. 6
9:45-11:45 a.m. – “Dyslexia 2.0: Moving Beyond the ‘Big 5’ to Effective Reading Instruction” – Michael Hebert (co-author)
9:45-10:45 a.m. – “Use of Technology and a Framework to Promote Teacher Candidates’ Self-Reflection Skills” – Sue Kemp
1-1:45 p.m. – “Current Profiles of Students With Emotional and Behavioral Disorders” – Jennifer Farley, Angelique Aitken, Dan Poling

Friday, Feb. 7
9:45-10:30 a.m. – “Improving Self-Regulation for Adolescents with EBD: First-Year Results of I Control” – Dan Poling (co-author)

Saturday, Feb. 8
10:30-11:15 a.m. – “Relationships of Executive Function, Self-Regulation, and Problem Behavior of Students With EBD” – Dan Poling (co-author)


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