Patricia Crawford
Faculty

Presentations

Crawford, P. A., Roberts, S. K., & Brasel, N. (2018, December). Children's picturebooks portraying refugees: Wandering towards hope. American Reading Forum. Sanibel Island, FL.
Crawford, P. A., Roberts, S. K., & Zygouris-Coe, V. (2018, November). Exploring Strong Female characters in children's literature for social justice. Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers. Louisville, KY. Proposal accepted.
Roberts, S. K., Crawford, P. A., & Brasel, N. (2017, December). Poetic possibilities: Exploring poetry as art-based qualitative inquiry. American Reading Forum. Sanibel Island, FL.
Brasel, N., Roberts, S. K., & Crawford, P. A. (2017, July). From fixed to dynamic growth frameworks: Exploring Caldecott books to reimagine classroom conversations. International Literacy Association. Orlando, FL.
Wanless, S. B., & Crawford, P. A. (2017, March). At the heart of the matter: Reading, relationships, and race. Delaware Valley Association for Young Children. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Crawford, P. A., Roberts, S. K., & Brasel, N. (2016, December). Linking lives to social studies through children's books. American Reading Forum. Sanibel Island, FL.
Genest, M., & Crawford, P. A. (2016, November). Leveraging cooperating teacher knowledge to enhance discourse in the field experience. Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Crawford, P. A., & Roberts, S. K. (2016, November). The critical role of connecting lives and literature in difficult times: Examining portrayals of crises and trauma in 21st century picturebooks. Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Crawford, P. A., & Roberts, S. K. (2016, November). The critical role of connecting lives and literature in difficult times: Examining portrayals of crises and trauma in 21st century picturebooks. Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Crawford, P. A., & Calabria, K. (2015, May). Youthful wanderings: Spiritual journeys in the works of Kate DiCamillo. International Scholarly Conference on the Spiritual Way and Its Forms in Literature. Nitra, Slovakia.
Roberts, S. K., Crawford, P. A., & Brasel, N. (2014, December). Capturing our (his/her) stories through poetry. American Reading Forum. Sanibel Island, Florida.
Brasel, N., Roberts, S. K., & Crawford, P. A. (2015). Poetic autobiographies in the new age of standards: Where am I from? University of Central Florida Literacy Symposium. Orlando, Florida.
Crawford, P. A., Arlotta-Guerrero, A., & Wanless, S. (2015, November). Preparing early childhood educators to lead through study abroad. National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators. Orlando, Florida.
Crawford, P. A., & Calabria, K. (2015, May). Youthful wanderings: Spiritual journeys in the works of Kate DiCamillo. International Scholarly Conference on the Spiritual Way and Its Forms in Literature. Nitra, Slovakia.
Genest, M., & Crawford, P. A. (accepted). Dialogue about reading aloud: How cooperating teachers influence the literacy enactments of preservice teachers. Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers.. Delray Beach, Florida.
Genest, M., & Crawford, P. A. (under review). Dialogue in the field experience: How mentor teachers support preservice teachers' literacy knowledge and instruction. Literacy Research Association. Marco Island, Florida.
Wanless, S., Sobolak, M., Crawford, P. A., Arlotta-Guerrero, A., & Gold Kestenberg, E. (2014, October). Creating nurturing spaces where all kids thrive. Conference of the Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Roberts, S. K., Brasel, N., & Crawford, P. A. (2013, December). Poetry as praxis: An exploration of poetry discourse as qualitative inquiry. American Reading Forum. Sanibel Island, Florida.

Dec 2013

Roberts, S.K., Brasel, N., & Crawford, P.A. (2012). Listening to our students' voices: Poetry as research methodology. Global Summit on Childhood. Association for Childhood Education International. Crystal City, Virginia.

2012

Brasel, N., Roberts, S.K., & Crawford, P.A. (2011, April). Paths to peace: Every child’s right to a peaceful classroom. Annual Conference of the Association for Childhood Education International. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Apr 2011

Miller, S., & Crawford, P.A. (2011, April). Practical ideas for new and aspiring authors: Sharing your ideas through professional publication. Annual Conference of the Association for Education International. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Apr 2011

Crawford, P.A., Roberts, S.K., & Hickmann, R. (2010, November). Students and teachers together: Leading literate lives. Annual Convention of the National Council of Teachers of English. Orlando, Florida.

Nov 2010

Crawford, P.A. (2009, August). Keynote Address: Best Practices in Early Childhood Education. Pennsylvania Department of Education Summit on Early Childhood for Administrators. University Park, Pennsylvania.

Aug 2010

Crawford, P.A., Roberts, S.K., & Brasel, N. (2010, April). Revisiting family literacy: Strengthening school, family, and community through children's literature. Annual Conference of the Association for Childhood Education International. Phoenix, Arizona

Apr 2010

Miller, S.A., & Crawford, P.A. (2010, April). Sharing your ideas for children and teachers: Ideas for aspiring authors. Annual Conference of the Association for Childhood Education International. Phoenix, Arizona.

Apr 2010

Roberts, S.K., Crawford, P.A., & Zygouris-Coe, V. (2010). Enhancing history within historical fiction: Exploring strategies and perceptions. Annual Conference of the Association for Childhood Education International. Phoenix, Arizona.

Apr 2010

Crawford, P.A., & Roberts, S.K. (2009, June). That's life: Reading as support for life's lessons. Mid-South Reading and Writing Institute. Birmingham, Alabama.

2010

Crawford, P.A. (2009, August). Keynote Address: Best Practices in Early Childhood Education. Pennsylvania Department of Education Summit on Early Childhood for Administrators. University Park, Pennsylvania.

Aug 2009

Crawford, P.A. & Roberts, S.K. (2009, February). Multiple pathways to literacy leadership: A study of long-term professional development. Annual Conference of the International Reading Association. Phoenix, Arizona.

2009

Crawford, P.A., & Roberts, S.K. (2009, June). That's life: Reading as support for life's lessons. Mid-South Reading and Writing Institute. Birmingham, Alabama.

2009

Roberts, S.K. & Crawford, P.A. (2009, March). Children and families at life’s crossroads: Moving forward with picture books. Annual Conference of the Association for Childhood Education International. Chicago, Illinois.

2009

Castle, K., Crawford, P.A., Roberts, S.K. Shreck, P. & Baker, K. (2008, November). Teacher research as professional development in early childhood teacher education. National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators. Dallas, Texas.

Nov 2008

Crawford, P.A., Brasel, N., & Roberts, S.K. (2008, November). It's in the bag: Utilizing literacy bags to support learning in multiple contexts. Annual Conference of the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Dallas, Texas.

Nov 2008

Calabria, K. & Crawford, P.A. (2008, October). You've got a friend: Supporting inclusive friendships for all children. Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Oct 2008

Crawford, P.A. & Hammer, K. (2008, September). Resilient readers: Using literature to help children cope with life's challenges. Beginning with Books Early Literacy Conference. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Sep 2008

Crawford, P.A. & Calabria, K. (2008, March). Make new friends, but keep the old: Nurturing inclusive friendships through literature and learning. Annual Conference of the Association for Childhood Education International. Atlanta, Georgia.

Mar 2008

Crawford, P.A. & Roberts, S.K. (2008, March). We’re in it together: Exploring the perceptions of teachers in a three-year collaborative professional development program. Association for Childhood Education International. Atlanta, Georgia.

Mar 2008
Patricia Crawford

Contact

University of Pittsburgh
5316 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
412-648-7558
pcrawfor@pitt.edu