Hommage for Bob Siegler

Aix-en-Provence, June 9-10, 2016

The program for the Hommage is listed below in the order the talks were given. To download a pdf of the powerpoint presentations, just click on the title of the talk you want to see. Information about each speaker is presented on the brief bio pages.

Thursday, June 9

Time Speaker Title of Talk
10:15 to 10:30 Patrick Lemaire Introduction and Welcome
10:30 to 11:30 Pierre Barrouillet & Valerie Camos Overview Talk 1: A European Perspective on Bob's Contribution
11:30 to 12:15 Jing Tian Understanding of Rational Numbers: Difficulties and Prospective Solutions
12:15 to 13:00 Michael Schneider Something Old, Something New: Componential and Integrated Representations of Fractions and Lives
14:00 to 14:45 Matija Svetina A Microgenetic Approach to Numerical Estimation
14:45 to 15:30 Hugo Lortie-Forgues Why is Students' Understanding of Arithmetic with Numbers Below One So Poor?
16:00 to 16:45 Geetha Ramani When Worlds Unite: Role of Social Interactions in Children's Cognitive Development
16:45 to 17:30 Drew Bailey Correlational Data Analysis in Cognitive Development: The Primacy of Risky Tests
17:30 to 18:15 Norman Brown The Multiple-Strategies Approach: When It Works, It Really Works
Friday, June 10
Time Speaker Title of Talk
10:00 to 10:45 David Klahr Overview Talk 2: Strategy Choices Across Bob Siegler's Life Span
10:45 to 11:30 Julie Booth Translating Cognitive Science to Improve Education
11:30 to 12:15 Diane Briars Bob Siegler's Contributions to Mathematics Education Policies and Practices
12:15 to 13:00 Xiaodong Lin-Siegler Robert Siegler: A Role Model for Clarity
14:00 to 14:45 Elida Laski Standing on the Shoulders of a Giant: Extending Siegler's Study of Early Addition Strategies
14:45 to 15:30 Lisa Fazio Overlapping Waves in Knowledge Retrieval
16:00 to 16:45 Zhe Chen Children's Relational Thinking: An Information-Processing Perspective and a Microgenetic Approach
16:45 to 17:30 Patrick Lemaire Lifespan Cognitive Development: The Role of Strategie Variations
17:30 to 18:30 Robert Siegler The Best Job in the World
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