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  • New results from high school graduation study
  • "Graduating At-Risk Students on Time" was presented by NYKids' Principal Investigator Kristen Wilcox, Director Janet Angelis and Lead Field Researcher Linda Baker at the NYS Data Analysis Technical Assistance Group (DATAG) Spring Meeting on March 14, 2014 in Albany, NY. 
  • NYKids Director Janet Angelis was a panel discussant at the Symposium "Poverty and Its Effects on Students' Ability to Learn" sponsored by NYSASCD in collaboration with Capital Region BOCES on Nov. 5, 2013.
  • NYKids Principal Investigator Kristen Wilcox was invited to attend the inaugural meeting of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics on May 27, 2011 at the White House. Dr. Wilcox, Assistant Professor in the School of Education’s Department of Educational Theory and Practice, studies language, culture, and cognition in multicultural contexts. She lead NYKids’ study of elementary schools whose critical needs students, including Hispanic students, perform well on state assessments.

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