Next stop, Kalamazoo

On October 10th and 11th, Dr. Hamilton will present her work on cultural-linguistic diversity in the context of clinical and educational implications. She will be presenting to a diverse group of students from across Western Michigan University’s campus. As a KCP Visiting Professor, Dr. Hamilton aims to provide students with 1) the knowledge of cultural-linguistic…

AAE

On September 13, 2019, Dr. Hamilton will present a workshop to Dallas Independent School District’s SLPs entitled: Understanding the Nature of Difference versus Disorder in African American English-speaking Students This workshop will explore the construct of AAE and its connection to identity and communication. The workshop will also provide concrete strategies and recommendations that SLPs…

Drs. Hamilton, Gibson, and Shockley present at AERA

On April 5th in Toronto, Canada, Dr. Hamilton and colleagues, Drs. Simone Gibson and Ebony Terrell Shockley, presented at the American Educational Research Association’s 2019 Annual Meeting . They participated in a roundtable discussion on the broad topic of Rewriting Dominant Scripts in Educators’ Learning for More Equitable Practice. Their presentation on Reconceptualizing the Roles of Speech and…

Supporting Adult Literacy with LCLC

Dr. Hamilton and some of her current and former students attended the Lee County Literacy Coalition’s annual fundraiser, Reading Between the Wines. The event is held each year to raise money in support of teaching adults how to read/read better. Thanks to her mother, Parker Hamilton, for the invitation to attend, and to her students,…