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Silvana Watson

  • Silvana Watson
  • Associate Professor
  • Communication Disorders & Special Education
  • 109 Lions Child Study Ctr
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6364
  • swatson@odu.edu
  • Education

    University of Kansas, 2008
    Major: Intervention Research
    Degree: Post-Doctoral Fellowship
    University of New Mexico, 1994
    Major: Learning Disabilities
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of New Mexico , 1984
    Major: Learning Disabilities (K-12)
    Degree: M.A.
    Universidade Catolica de Pernambuco, 1978
    Major: Portuguese Language and Literature
    Degree: B.A.
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Culturally responsive reading comprehension instruction for urban students with disabilities
    Sponsoring Organization: University of South Florida
    Date: January, 2005 - December, 2005
    Investigators:Raymer, A.; Watson, S. R.
    Culturally responsive reading instruction for urban students with disabilities
    Sponsoring Organization: University of South Florida
    Date: January, 2004 - December, 2004
    Investigators:Raymer, A.; Watson, S. R.
    Culturally Responsive Reading Instruction for Urban Students with Disabilities
    Sponsoring Organization: Laser Research Fellowship Program
    Date: 2003 - 2004
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.
    Reading Patterns of Students with Reading Disabilities
    Sponsoring Organization: Laser Research Fellowship Program
    Date: 2002 - 2003
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.
    Science for All
    Sponsoring Organization: Laser Research Fellowship Program
    Date: 2002 - 2003
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.; Frazier, W.
    Content of Teacher Preparation Programs: Prenatal Drug and Alcohol Exposure
    Sponsoring Organization: Summer Research Fellowship from Old Dominion’s Office of Research and Graduate Studies
    Date: 2001 - 2002
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.
    Pre-Service and In-Service Training to Teach Science in Inclusive Classrooms
    Sponsoring Organization: Eisenhower Grant
    Date: 2001 - 2002
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.
    Training of Pre-service and In-service Teachers to Work with K-12 Culturally and/or Linguistically Diverse Students
    Sponsoring Organization: Eisenhower Grant
    Date: 1999 - 2000
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.
    Training of Pre-service and In-service Teachers to Work with K-12 Culturally and/or Linguistically Diverse Students
    Sponsoring Organization: Eisenhower Grant
    Date: 1998 - 1999
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.; MacDonald, M.
    Influences of Culture in Education
    Sponsoring Organization: Nebraska Wesleyan University International Grant
    Date: 1996 - 1997
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.
    Influences of Culture in Education
    Sponsoring Organization: Nebraska Wesleyan University International Grant
    Date: 1995 - 1996
    Investigators:Watson, S. R.