Presentations

Risk and Resilience during Adolescence

Boelcke, W. & Shumow, L. (2009, April). Academic adjustment of children in foster care: Variations by gender, age, caretype, and time in care. Poster presented at the Biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development.

Patton, J.D., Schmidt, J.A. and Schneider, B. (1996). A study of resilience. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence. Boston; March.

Pittman, L. D., Richmond, A., & Boswell, M. K. (2008, March). Parental influences among African American and Latino low-income families: A test of a structural equation model. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago, IL.

Schmidt, J.A. (2003). Correlates of reduced misconduct among adolescents facing adversity. Poster at the biennial meetings of the Society for Research in Child Development. Tampa, April.

Schmidt, J.A. (2000). Overcoming challenges at home and in school. Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Educational Research Association. New Orleans, April.

Shumow, L. & Boelcke, W. (2009, April). Variations in the educational adjustment of students in foster care. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association. San Diego CA

Smith, M.C., Smith. T., & Shumow, L. (2006, April). Educational outcomes for young adolescents in self care. Paper presented at annual meeting of American Educational Research Association. San Francisco, CA.

Smith, M C., Smith, T.J., & Shumow, L. (2006, April). Demographic, academic, and behavioral characteristics of latchkey children. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Francisco, CA.