2017 Distinguished Educational Research Lecture Live-Stream
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September 28, 2017 – 9:30 a.m.
"Doing Science, Doing Good! 50 Years of Research at Juniper Gardens Children's Project"
Dr. Charles Greenwood and Dr. Judith Carta
About the Speakers
Dr. Charles Greenwood has been teaching and conducting research with children, youth, and families in at risk communities since 1987. His work focuses on community-engaged research, the impacts of poverty and disability on development, behavioral and academic interventions and technology applications for which he has received more than $1 million in research grants. Greenwood has published over 20 books and more than 200 research publications and has mentored over 60 post-doctoral associates, many now contributing scientists and field leaders.
Dr. Judith Carta has been awarded over $1 million for research in the areas of developing evidence-based intervention practices, multi-tiered systems of support to promote children’s language, literacy, and social-emotional outcomes, and validating parenting interventions focused on vulnerable populations and their effects on young children. She has numerous publications and awards and serves as a co-PI on the nation-wide Bridging the Word Gap Research Network.