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Date Headline Project Investigator Terms
2017/08/30 KU researchers land grant to apply self-determination model in schools MTSS and Self-Determination: Examining the Impact of Tier 1 Supports to Promote Self-Determination and Academic Outcomes for All Students Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D, Kathleen Lynne Lane, Ph.D., Karrie Shogren, Ph.D. self-determination, education
2017/04/21 Council for Exceptional Children Research Division names Kathleen Lane 2017 Distinguished Researcher Award Implementing Comprehensive, Integrated, Three-tiered Models to Meet Students' Academic, Behavior, and Social Needs: A Researcher-Practitioner Partnership, Preparation of Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services Leadership Personnel, OSEP Technical Assistance Center on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, MTSS and Self-Determination: Examining the Impact of Tier 1 Supports to Promote Self-Determination and Academic Outcomes for All Students Kathleen Lynne Lane, Ph.D.
2017/03/23 KU Professor Lauds Supreme Court Ruling Regarding Special Education Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D intellectual disability
2017/02/21 Project to train educators, support students with disabilities in life transition exceeding goals National Technical Assistance Center on Increasing Graduation and Improving Transition to Postsecondary Education and Careers for Students with Disabilities Mary Morningstar, Ph.D. education, teacher training, disability, transition
2016/10/01 LSI scientists chart national research agenda Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities (KUCDD) Karrie Shogren, Ph.D., Susan B. Palmer, Ph.D., Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D
2016/09/12 KU lands grant to help teachers, students with disabilities set goals for competitive employment after school Assessing Self-Determination in the Era of Evidence-Based Practices: The Development and Validation of Student and Adult Measures of Self-Determination Karrie Shogren, Ph.D., Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D adults, self-determination, education
2016/07/01 KDEC honors Susan Palmer  Susan B. Palmer, Ph.D., Eva Horn, Ph.D.
2016/07/01 Susan Palmer named Warren Research Achievement Award recipient Susan B. Palmer, Ph.D.
2016/07/01 Morningstar receives Budig award Mary Morningstar, Ph.D.
2016/06/04 Susan Palmer named recipient of Warren Research Achievement Award Susan B. Palmer, Ph.D. self-determination
2016/06/01 A more inclusive KU experience KU Transition to Postsecondary Education for Youth with Intellectual Disabilities Mary Morningstar, Ph.D. disability, inclusive education
2016/06/01 Turnbull, Wehmeyer, receive prestigious CEC awards Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D
2016/06/01 Former LSI doc student heads DEC Eva Horn, Ph.D., David Lindeman, Ph.D.
2016/05/07 Giving a name and dignity to a disability Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D disability
2015/10/08 Four named recepients of Higuichi-KU Endowment Research Achievement Awards Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D
2015/06/01 Palmer Gives Presidential Address at AAIDD Susan B. Palmer, Ph.D., Steven F. Warren, Ph.D, Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D
2015/05/20 Researchers help people with disabilities raise employment expectations Assessing Family Employment Awareness Training (FEAT) Judith Gross, Ph.D. disability
2014/11/24 KU part of $12.5M grant to prepare young adults with disabilities for careers National Technical Assistance Center on Increasing Graduation and Improving Transition to Postsecondary Education and Careers for Students with Disabilities Mary Morningstar, Ph.D. technical assistance, post-secondary, disability
2014/06/01 Helping Children Across Kansas Matt Enyart assistive technology, behavior
2013/11/05 Find that self-determintion skills leads to employment and community access for students with disabilites Supporting Employment through Self-Determination for Young Adults with ASD: A Feasibility Study Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D, Karrie Shogren, Ph.D. Autism, ASD, self-determination
2011/06/01 The Middle Years: Learning, working, parenting, participating in community Wyandotte County Community Health Improvement Plan, TALK Around Town: A Mobile Application to Help Parents Bridge the Word Gap in Community Settings Howard Wills, Ph.D, Debra Kamps, Ph.D., Amy McCart, Ph.D., Wayne Sailor, Ph.D., Judith Carta, Ph.D., Kathryn Bigelow, Ph.D., Susan B. Palmer, Ph.D., Jay Buzhardt, Ph.D., Linda S. Heitzman-Powell, Ph.D, Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D, Jerry Schultz, Ph.D., Stephen Fawcett, Ph.D., Vicki Collie-Akers, Ph.D. education, parenting, nutrition, disability, rural
2007/06/01 Beach Center on Disability Michael Wehmeyer, Ph.D, Wayne Sailor, Ph.D. disability
2007/05/01 Beach Center researcher named KU woman of distinction
2005/06/01 Rud Turnbull testifies at Senate “Terry Schiavo” Hearing
2005/06/01 School-wide positive behavior support Amy McCart, Ph.D. behavior, school-wide interventions
2002/06/01 Beach Center co-directors inspire Korean couple’s mission