Publications/Presentations

Legislation, Policies and Role of Research in Shaping Early Intervention,” chapter co-author, in Deaf and Hard of Hearing Infants, Toddlers and their Families: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, Marilyn Sass-Lehrer, editor, Oxford University Press, 2015.

“Child First,” co-presenter, National Association of the Deaf Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

“View From Washington,” presenter, American Society for Deaf Children conference, Boston, MA, June 2014.

“Legislation, Policy, and Practice,” instructor, Gallaudet University Deaf and Hard of Hearing Infants, Toddlers and Families Interdisciplinary Program, ITF 700, face-to-face and on-line, June 2014.

“Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act,” poster co-presenter, Council for Exceptional Children conference, Philadelphia, PA, April 2014.

"Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children:  Waves of Change," presenter, Family, Fun, and Facts conference, Kansas School for the Deaf, Olathe, KS, June 2013.

“Deaf Community Support for Families:  The Best of Partnerships,” chapter co-author, in EHDI E-Book, National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management http://www.infanthearing.org/ehdi-ebook/index.html, February 2014.

"It's the Law!  A Review of the Laws That Provide Americans With Access for All," author, in Odyssey, Gallaudet University Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center, Vol. 14, 2013. 

“Deaf Child’s Bill of Rights,” presenter, North Carolina House Select Committee on Education Reform meeting, Raleigh, NC, March 2012.

"EHDI 101," organizer, "Resource Materials Guiding Decision-Making: How Do They Measure Up?" co-presenter, and "Advocacy for Children Using the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act," presenter, National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2012.

"Advocacy for Children Using the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act," presenter, American Society for Deaf Children convention, Frederick, MD, June 2011.

"View from Washington," presenter, Family Weekend Retreat, Texas School for the Deaf, June 2011.

"Advocacy for Children Using the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act," presenter, and "View From Washington, presenter, PacRim International Conference on Disabilities, Honolulu, HI, April 2011.

“Deaf Community Support for Families:  The Best of Partnerships,” chapter co-author, in EHDI E-Book, National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management http://www.infanthearing.org/ehdi-ebook/index.html, February 2011.

“Legal Advocacy for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children in Education,” chapter author, in Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, second edition, Marc Marschark and Patricia Spencer, eds., 2010.

“Accountability in the Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students,” keynote speaker, Navigating Your Child’s Future conference, Columbus, OH, November 2009.

“Advocacy in Education:  What do Parents and Educators Need to Know?” presenter, American Society for Deaf Children convention, Sulphur, OK, June 2009. 

“Issues in the Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students” presenter, Connecticut Coalition for the Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children, Hartford, CT, March 2009.

“Parents as Part of the Team,” keynote speaker, Family Learning Weekend, American School for the Deaf, Hartford, CT, March 2009.

"Accountability in the Education of Deaf Students Under the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act and No Child Left Behind," chapter author, in Testing Deaf Students in an Age of Accountability, Robert C. Johnson and Ross E. Mitchell, eds., November 2008. 

"Today's Advocacy Issues in the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community," keynote speaker and "Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the No Child Left Behind Act," presenter, Colorado Symposium on Deafness, Language, and Learning, November 2008.

"Educational Initiatives on Behalf of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children," presenter, "Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Systems:  How You Can Be Involved," co-presenter, National Association of the Deaf biennial conference, New Orleans, LA, July 2008. 

"Advocacy for Children Using the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act," presenter, "Civil Rights to Effective Communication," presenter, and "What is Audism?," co-presenter, National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention conference, New Orleans, LA, February 2008.  Also served as member of conference planning committee.

“Individuals with Disabilities Education Act” and “No Child Left Behind,” presenter, American Society for Deaf Children convention, St. Augustine, FL, June 2007.

"What Professionals Need to Know to Promote Parent Advocacy," co-presenter, "What the Joneses Taught Me: the Family Matching Program," co-presenter, and "What is Audism?," co-presenter, National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention conference, Salt Lake City, UT, March 2007.

“Bilingual Education,” co-author, in Choices in Deafness, Woodbine Press, 2007. 

“Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students, Communication, and Accountability:  What Do Educators Need to Know?,” keynote speaker, and “The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the No Child Left Behind Act:  A Closer Look,” presenter, Kansas Instructors of the Deaf conference, Overland Park, KS, November 2006. 

“The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and No Child Left Behind:  What Do They Mean for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children?” presenter, Statewide Conference on Education of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Austin, TX, July 2006.

“Individuals with Disabilities Education Act” and “No Child Left Behind,” presenter, Ohio Statewide Parent Conference, Columbus, OH, June 2006.

“How Parent Advocacy Groups Can Support Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Programs” and “Creating Partnerships from Apples and Oranges,” co-presenter, National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference, Washington, DC, February 2006.

“Individuals with Disabilities Education Act” and “No Child Left Behind,” presenter, American Society for Deaf Children convention, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2005.

“If Not You, Who?  How Parents Can Advocate for Their Deaf or Hard of Hearing Child” keynote speaker and “No Child Left Behind,” presenter, Navigating Your Child’s Future conference, Columbus, OH, March 2005.

“The National Agenda for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students,” keynote speaker, and “If Not You, Who?  How Parents Can Advocate for Their Deaf or Hard of Hearing Child,” presenter, 11th Annual Rhode Island Hearing Assessment Project Seminar, March 2005.

“Advocacy for Young Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children:  What Is It, and How Do You Do It?,”  presenter, Delaware Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference, Newark, DE, February 2005.  

“If Families Ran the EHDI System” and “Deaf Child:  Normal?,” co-presenter, National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference, Atlanta, GA, February 2005.    

“View from Washington,” presenter, Community and School Awareness for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf-Blind Conference, Albuquerque, NM, April 2004.

“Early Identification Equals Early Education,” NADmag, National Association of the Deaf, Silver Spring, MD, February/March 2004.

“Early Hearing Detection and Intervention,” co-presenter, and “A Deaf Child’s Right to Communication,” panelist, National Symposium on Childhood Deafness, Sioux Falls, SD, October 2003.

“Love, Language, and Laughter:  Creating Homes and Communities that Nurture Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children” and “No Child Left Behind,” keynote speaker and presenter, Southeastern Regional Center on Deafness Conference, Mobile, AL, November 2003.

“Early Hearing Detection and Intervention:  Strategies for Parent Advocacy,” co-presenter, Council on Exceptional Children Division on Early Childhood Conference, Washington, DC, October 2003.

“Love, Language, and Laughter:  Creating Homes and Communities that Nurture Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children” and “View from Washington,” keynote speaker and presenter, Great Start 2003:  Living and Working with Infants and Young Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing Conference, State College, PA, August 2003.

“Family Rights, Legislation, and Policies:  What Professionals Need to Know to Promote Family Involvement,” co-author, in The Young Deaf or Hard of Hearing Child:  A Family-Centered Approach to Early Education, Barbara Bodner-Johnson and Marilyn Sass-Lehrer, eds., August 2003.

“Consumer, Family, and Community Advocacy,” instructor, Gallaudet Leadership Institute, Washington, DC, July 2003.

“Cultural Competency,” panel moderator, National Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA, February 2003.

"The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and the Education of Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing," NADmag, National Association of the Deaf, Silver Spring, MD, October/November 2002.

"Parent Power:  Advocacy & Leadership Training for Today's Parents and Family Members of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children," workshop planner and presenter, Rockville, MD, April 2002.

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