SS10: What Psychologists Need to Know About Language: Assessment, Instructional, and Cultural Perspectives

Thursday, February 14, 2013 8:30 AM–9:50 AM

Description:

Following presentation of research aims and website resources for each of the NICHD Learning Disabilities Centers, the presenters will discuss current work of the University of Washington Center focused on proactively helping students in grades 4 and above, by pinpointing their writing, reading, and oral language difficulties and assessing response to intervention. This session is sponsored by the Convention Committee. Presenters: Virginia Berninger, PhD, University of Washington, Deborah McCutchen, PhD, University of Washington, William Nacy, PhD, Seattle Pacific Univeristy