February 25, 2020, Washington, D.C.
Reframing Transition: Eliminating Education and Employment Gaps
NDC Assistant Director Carrie Lou Garberoglio, PhD, wiil present a brief overview of employment and education gaps, and discuss of how to eliminate these gaps by reframing transition in a way that centers deaf youth.
Deafverse: Choose Your Future! - NDC Assistant Director Carrie Lou Garberoglio, PhD, and Joe Cherichello, Student Intern will provide a brief introduction into self-advocacy and why it is important.
Carrie Lou Garberoglio, PhD
Dr. Carrie Lou Garberoglio is an educational researcher and evaluator. Her research examines deaf individuals’ psychological processes in a variety of contexts: teaching, language learning, computer-mediated communication, and transition from secondary to postsecondary settings. Carrie Lou has authored over 17 scholarly publications, two books, and numerous technical and evaluation reports. As a part of her goal to increase research rigor in work that involves deaf communities, Carrie Lou is the co-editor of Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, Considerations, published by Oxford University Press in 2017. She also teaches research methods and statistics coursework at the University of Northern Colorado. As a deaf person who was raised in the deaf community, Carrie Lou is committed to increasing the accessibility of research for deaf audiences, using ASL in video formats to translate and disseminate complex academic content. Carrie Lou holds two master’s degrees, the first in Deaf Education and Deaf Studies from Lamar University, and the second in Program Evaluation from the University of Texas at Austin. She obtained her PhD in Educational Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin.