Best wishes to Dr. Steve Dempsey and Dr. Joe Morin who retired. They will be missed!
Congratulations to Samantha Yozamp who received a student scholarship from the Wisconsin State Reading Association for her interest in and dedication to literacy.
Cathy Thorsen made two presentations at the Hawaii International Conference on Education in Honolulu, HI in January 2013.
Anne Papalia made a presentation at the 2012 TASH Conference in Long Beach, CA in November 2012.
Cathy Thorsen attended the DPI state superintendent's conference on Special Education and Pupil Services in Madison in November 2012.
Anne Papalia made two presentations at the Teacher Education Division of Council of Exceptional Children National Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan in November 2012.
Student Council for Exceptional Children (SCEC) received the October 2012 award for Student Organization of the Month by the Student Organizations and Leadership Center.
Welcome Anne Papalia to our faculty!
Joe Morin presented at the CEC 2012 Convention and Expo on "It's All in the Numbers: Establishing a Strong Foundation of Number Sense."
Cathy Thorsen attended the 2012 ATE Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX on February 11-15 and presented the following:
- Digital Storytelling in Teacher Education Program: A Method for Enhancing Reflective Practice
- Affecting Change: Promoting Cultural Competence in Pre-Service Teachers through Digital Storytelling and Critical Reflection
- The Story of Disproportionality as Told by a Collaborative Culturally Responsive Coalition
Cathy Thorsen wrote a review for the book Theoretical Perspectives on American Indian Education: New Analyses of Ongoing Barriers to American Indian Academic Success that was printed in Multicultural Perspectives, 13:4, 234-238.
Cathy Thorsen co-wrote the article "The Story of Disproportionality as Told by a Collaborative Culturally Responsive Coalition" in Action in Teacher Education, 33: 575-595.
Angela Dalhoe wrote Those Who Can, Teach in ASCD Express, Vol. 7, No. 8.
"Community of Learners" article from Connections 2011 that talks about our SPED in Scotland program.
Dr. Cathy Thorsen attended the Division of Early Childhood conference in Washington, DC on November 17-20, 2011.
Dr. Rose Battalio and Dr. Angela Dalhoe are presenting their reserach "Supporting the Future: Mentoring First Year Special Education Teachers as a Method to Sustain Qualified and Effective Practitioners" at the Teacher Education Division of Council for Exceptional Children on November 10-12, 2011 in Austin, TX.
Dr. Angela Dalhoe is attending the Transition Academy on October 19, 2011 in Wisconsin Dells.
Dr. Rose Battalio is being trained on how to use the TPAC assessment process in San Diego, CA on October 19-21, 2011.
Dr. Rose Battalio presented "Walking the Fine Line: How High School Teachers Intervene with Behavioral Issues" at the 2011 International Conference for the Council of Children with Behavior Disorders in New Orleans, LA on September 23, 2011.
Special Education Faculty Receive UW-Eau Claire Awards
- 1991 Excellence in Teaching Award, Dr. Vicki Snider
- 1998 Excellence in Teaching Award, Dr. Greg Conderman
- 2001 Excellence in Teaching Award, Dr. J. Todd Stephens
- 2003 Excellence in Scholarship Award, Dr. Vicki Snider
- 2004 Excellence in Teaching Award, Dr. Rose Battalio
- 2007 UW-Eau Claire's Nominee for the CASE Outstanding Professor Award, Dr. Vicki Snider