SELECTED KEYNOTE AND INVITED PRESENTATIONS


“Educators Without Borders Getting Children Across the World to School” 
Conferencia de las Americas on International Education 
Monterrey, Mexico
October 11-12, 2013


“Building Culturally Responsive Learning Settings”

Conference on Bilingual/ESL Education
Plano, Texas
June 9, 2011

“Building School and Community Partnerships to Improve Students’ Academics”
Colonial Acres Elementary School
San Lorenzo, California
March 23, 2011

“Changing Public Policies to Improve Latino Children’s Well Being”
Colonial Acres Elementary School
San Lorenzo, California
March 16, 2011
 
“Public Images That Challenge Children’s Judgment”

Colonial Acres Elementary School
San Lorenzo, California
March 9, 2011

“Preventing Substance Abuse in Latino Communities”
Cherryland School
Cherryland, California
February 9, 2011
 
“Improving Latino Children’s Opportunities Through Education”
Cherryland School
Cherryland, California
January 5, 2011

“Latino Parents Changing Communities”
Cherryland School
Cherryland, California
December 8, 2010

"Family-School-Community Partnerships”

Dual Immersion Academy
Salt Lake City, Utah
November 6, 2009

"Empowering Latino Families in Communities and Schools”

National Hispanic Week Celebration, University of Texas
El Paso, Texas
September 6, 2007

"Invited Faculty Seminar on Ethnographic Community Research"
College of Education, University of Texas
El Paso, Texas
April 30 - May 4, 2007

“Building Culturally Responsive Classrooms”
Featured Speaker
California Association for Bilingual Education
Long Beach, California
March 14, 2007

"Connecting Family, School and Community"
National Association of Multicultural Education (NAME)
Phoenix, Arizona
November 10, 2006

“Involving Latino Families in the Schools”

Iowa Language And Culture Conference
Des Moines, Iowa
February 19, 2006

“Mobilizing Communities for Children’s Learning”
CABE Conference on Parent Involvement
San Jose, California
April 21, 2005

“Family Narratives as Educational Possibilities”

Linguistic Minority Research Institute
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California
May 7, 2004

"Latino Immigrant Families: Envisioning, Mobilizing, and Transforming”
Family Research Consortia
Charlotte, North Carolina
June 21, 2002

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