2015 KY AHEAD Conference
Thank you to all who attended this year's conference, making it another success! Some of our presenters have provided links to additional materials (below).
Promoting Self-Determination through Enhanced Resilience and Grit - David Parker
Sean: The Impact of a Label video
Angela Lee Duckworth's TED Talk on Grit
Dr. Sherry Woosley's research on the relationship between grit and academic success/persistence
Angela Lee Duckworth's Grit Assessment Tool
Angela Duckworth and the Research on 'Grit'
True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It
Charen: Have Americans lost our grit?
What Do We Know About...? Using the DS Literature to Inform Our Practice - David Parker
All past issues of JPED can be accessed by AHEAD members and non-members alike.
David also wanted to call attention to a particular upcoming article with the following citation:
Condra, M. Academic Accommodations for Postsecondary Students with Mental Health Disabilities in Ontario, Canada: A Review of the Literature and Reflections on Emerging Issues. To appear in the Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability, vol. 28, issue 4, December 2015.
Gaining Ground with Universal Design - Beth Case & Deb Castiglione
2016 KY AHEAD Conference
May 18-20, 2016
Location: Lake Cumberland State Resort Park