Expert Testimonies to Organizations and Governments
Expert testimony for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
2012 Expert witness in action regarding Wood County, West Virginia School District
2008–2011 Expert Testimony in A.N. A. et al. v. United States Department of Education (Breckinridge County, KY Middle School) Civil Action No. 3:08-cv-00004-CRS
2009–2011 Expert Testimony in Jane Doe et al. v. Vermilion Parish School Board
2009 Presented testimony on May 20, 2009, on “Supporting a Healthier Workplace: Workplace Flexibility and Wellness” Sponsored by Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-CA) and Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), Co-Chairs, Congressional Mental Health Caucus.
2005 Provided testimony on Women in Science before the Science & Congress Project and the Senate Science and Technology Caucus on June 6, 2005.
2001 Provided testimony on the Applications of Principles from Cognitive Psychology to Education before the United States House of Representatives, Committee on Science, Testimony published in the United States Congressional Record for May 10, 2001. “Classrooms as Laboratories: The Science of Learning Meets the Practice of Teaching” Available HERE.
Expert Testimony for the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong
2000–2001 Prepared “expert testimony” for the Hong Kong Department of Education for use in a lawsuit concerning discriminatory use of test scores and grades for placement in secondary schools. Testimony was provided to the Hong Kong court. Made recommendations for school change—presentations to numerous groups in Hong Kong, including the Legislative Council, Department of Education, parents, and school administrators. The outcome affects approximately 1 million children every year.