Presentations

Upcoming Presentations:

Schools Beating the Odds: Implications for Research and Practice

  • Kristen C. Wilcox and Kathryn Schiller
  • REL Northeast & Islands Event: Bridge Event
  • Webinar on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 3:00 - 4:00 PM ET
  • See details here

Promising Practices for Elementary English Learners: A System-Wide Approach

  • Kristen Wilcox
  • TESOL 2017 International Conference
  • Seattle, WA  on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 3 PM in Grand Ballroom A
  • For more information, see http//www.tesol.org/convention2017

Past Presentations:

Optimizing Conditions to Support English Language Learners' Achievement: A NYKids Multiple Case Study

  • Kristen Wilcox, Karen Gregory
  • NYS TESOL 46th Annual Conference
  • Syracuse, NY  November 5, 2016
  • Presentation slides (coming soon)

Part 154 Policy Changes for English Language Learners: How Odds-Beating Schools are Meeting the Challenge

  • Kristen Wilcox, Karen Gregory
  • DATAG Statewide Fall Conference
  • Albany, NY  October 14, 2016
  • Presentation slides

Supporting English Language Learners' Achievement: A NYKids Multiple Case Study

  • Kristen Wilcox
  • CASDA English Language Learner Leadership Institute
  • UAlbany East Campus  September 29, 2016

Leadership to Support English Learners

  • Kristen Wilcox, Karen Gregory
  • NYSCOSS Fall Leadership Summit
  • Saratoga Springs, NY  September 25, 2016
  • Presentation slides 

NYKids 2016 Study of Promising Practices for Supporting English Language Learner Achievement

  • Kristen Wilcox, Karen Gregory
  • University at Albany School of Education Day
  • Albany, NY  September 9, 2016

Getting Students in Poverty to Graduation and Beyond

  • Janet Angelis
  • Greater Southern Tier BOCES
  • Vestal, NY  November 2015

Using Continuous Improvement to Integrate Design, Implementation, and Scale Up

  • Kristen Wilcox, Janet Angelis
  • National Center for Scaling Up Effective Schools (NCSU) National Conference
  • Nashville, TN  October 2015

Poverty and Performance

  • Janet Angelis, Linda Baker
  • NYS Data Analysis Technical Assistance Group (DATAG)
  • Saratoga Springs, July 2015

NYKids: TOOLS for Building School Teams' Capacity for Data-Guided Decision Making

  • Nancy Andress, Janet Angelis
  • Staff /Curriculum Development Network of NYS
  • Colonie, NY  June 2015

Poverty and Performance in NYS: What Can We Learn from Best Practice Research?

  • Kristen Wilcox, Janet Angelis
  • NYSASCD Symposium, Turning High-Poverty Schools into High-Performing Schools
  • Schenectady, NY  November 2014

The A,B,Cs of Graduating At-Risk Students On-Time

  • Janet Angelis, Linda Baker, Kristen Wilcox
  • NYSSBA Annual Convention
  • October 2014
  • Presentation Slides

Beyond Personalization: Contrasting Approaches to Policy Changes in Two Rural Schools

  • Janet Angelis, Kristen Wilcox, Linda Baker, Stephanie Conklin
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting                           
  • Philadelphia, PA  April 5, 2014
  • Poster session

 Innovations to Increase Native American Graduation Rates: A Case Study

  • Kristen Wilcox
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting                          
  • Philadelphia, PA  April 4, 2014
  • Roundtable session

Graduating At-Risk Students on Time

  • Kristen Wilcox, Janet Angelis, Linda Baker
  • New York State Data Analysis Technical Assistance Group Spring Meeting                                                                                                                                      
  • Albany, NY  March 14, 2014
  • Presentation Slides

Poverty and Its Effect on Students' Ability to Learn

  • Janet Angelis
  • New York State ASCD with Capital Region BOCES Symposium Panel Discussion      
  • Schenectady, NY  November 5, 2013
  • Symposium Brochure. Presentation Slides

Diversity, Poverty and Resilience: Results from a Multiple Case Study of Higher-Achieving Elementary Schools

  • Kristen Wilcox
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting                                         
  • San Francisco, CA  April 2013
  • Presentation Slides

A Data-Driven, Research-Based Approach to Improving Practice: The NYKids COMPASS Tool

  • Janet Angelis, Nancy Andress, Susan Tangorre
  • Data Analysis Technical Assistance Group Summer Conference                                          
  • Saratoga Springs, NY  July 12, 2012
  • Presentation Slides

Building Adaptive and Resilient High Schools

  • Janet Angelis, Nancy Andress, Kristen Wilcox
  • National Center on Scaling Up Effective Schools National Conference                                
  • Nashville, TN  June 12, 2012
  • Presentation Slides and Video (Panel 6, 0:15:23) 

The Impacts of a University Partnership on the Use of Research in School      Improvement Efforts

  • Kristen Campbell Wilcox, Janet Ives Angelis
  • American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting                                           
  • Vancouver, BC  April 16, 2012
  • Presentation Slides

Rallying Your Leadership Team: Putting Evidence-based Decision Making into Action

  • Kristen Wilcox, Nancy Andress
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals Annual Conference                              
  • Tampa, FL  March 10, 2012
  • Presentation Slides

Using Data to Support Performance of Critical Needs Students

  • Kristen Wilcox, Janet Angelis
  • Data Analysis Technical Assistance Group                                                                               
  • Albany, NY  October 7, 2011
  • Presentation Slides

Collaborative Conversation Essential for Middle-Level Success

  • Janet Angelis, Kristen Wilcox
  • National Middle School Association Annual Conference
  • Baltimore, MD  November 5, 2010
  • Presentation Slides

Lessons from Higher-Performing Middle Schools: Putting Research Findings into School Improvement Practice

  • Kristen Wilcox, Janet Angelis
  • National Middle School Association Annual Conference
  • Baltimore, MD  November 4, 2010
  • Presentation Slides

Collaboration Does Make a Difference

  • Janet Angelis
  • New York State Middle School Association Annual Conference
  • Rochester, NY  October 22, 2010
  • Presentation Slides

Redefining Evidence of Success: Best Practices in New York

  • Janet Angelis, Kristen Wilcox
  • DATAG Summer Conference
  • Saratoga Springs, NY  July 16, 2009
  • Presentation Slides

What Makes Middle Schools Work: Five Keys to Success

  • Janet Angelis, Kristen Wilcox
  • National Association of Secondary School Principals Annual Convention
  • San Diego, CA February 26- March 1, 2009
  • Presentation Slides

Middle and High School Results

  • Janet Angelis
  • Questar III Superintendents Meeting
  • Albany, NY  October 24, 2008
  • Presentation Slides

Developing and Nurturing Civic Responsibility in Middle Schools
Capacity Building in Higher-Performing Middle Schools: A Report of Best Practices in New York State

  • Kristen Wilcox, Janet Angelis
  • American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting
  • New York, NY  March 24-28, 2008
  • Presentation Slides

What Makes Middle School Work: A Report on Best Practices in New York State Middle Schools

  • Janet Angelis, Kristen Wilcox
  • Council of Big 5 School Districts Urban Forum
  • Brooklyn, NY March 31- April 1, 2008
  • Presentation Slides