Faculty Luncheon: Research and Programs for at-risk Children and Youth
Thursday, February 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Join the College of Education for an interdisciplinary faculty lunch on research and programs for at-risk children and youth with Cynthia Franklin, Ph.D.
Dr. Franklin is the Stiernberg/Spencer Family Professor in Mental Health and associate dean for doctoral education in the Steve Hicks School of Social Work. She helped develop a solution-focused, dropout prevention program in Gonzalo Garza Independence High School in Austin, Texas in 2002. The school’s continuous success has resulted in multiple recognitions, including the Texas Education Agency model school program and The United States Department of Education ranking as a top five dropout prevention program.