Archive for April, 2010

New Course Offering

I’m delighted to announce my new course offering in the Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis for Fall 2010 entitled ELPA 780: School-Community Relations. ELPA 780 examines theories, purposes, and structures associated with school-community partnerships.

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Summit on Homeless Education

This video, presented to the Pittsburgh Summit on Homeless Education in November 2009, introduces a report on the findings of a two-year longitudinal investigation of homeless services in Pittsburgh to a group of politicians, policy-makers, educators, and other community stakeholders.

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Teachers College Record Feature

Video discussion featured on “Teachers College Record” ( regarding the institutional disconnect between homeless shelters and schools and the implications for homeless children.

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