Kristen R. Stephens

Associate Professor of the Practice in the Program in Education

External address: 
213C West Duke Building, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90739, Durham, NC 27708-0739
Phone: 
(919) 660-3083

Overview

Expertise in legal and policy issues with regard to gifted education at the federal, state, and local levels--particularly around how such policies contribute to beneficial academic, social-emotional, and behavioral outcomes for traditionally underserved gifted students. Other research interests include education reform, curriculum development, and teacher preparation.

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi 1999
  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1990

Barry, T, Bader, SH, and Tomeny, TS. Enhancing Communication in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2010.

Marcus, L, and Palmer, A. Families of Children with Autism: What Educational Professionals Should Know. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2010.

Karnes, FA, and Stephens, KR. Assessment tools for gifted children: Screening, identification, and evaluation. Love Publishing, 2010.

Olszewski-Kubilius, P. Gifted adolescents. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2010.

Ivey, J. Educational strategies of children with autism spectrum disorders. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2010.

Brown, E. Advanced placement programs and gifted students. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2010.

O Kelley, S, Griffith, EM, Klinger, L, and McCurry, S. Diagnosis and treatment of children with autism spectrum disorders. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2009.

Barry, T. An introduction to children with autism. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2009.

Lewis, J. Challenges of educating the gifted in rural areas. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2009.

Neihart, M, and Poon, K. Gifted children with autism spectrum disorders. Ed. FA Karnes and KR Stephens. Prufrock Press, 2009.

Pages

Karnes Frances, A, Lewis Joan, D, and Stephens Kristen, R. "Parents and Teachers Working Together for Advocacy through Public Relations." Gifted Child Today Magazine 22.1 (1999): p14-p18. (Academic Article)

Karnes Frances, A, and Stephens Kristen, R. "Planning for the Future: Leadership Education in the Schools." Educational Horizons 77.2 (1999): p89-p93. (Academic Article)

Stephens Kristen, R. "Residential Math and Science High Schools: A Closer Look." Journal of Secondary Gifted Education 10.2 (1999): p85-p92. (Academic Article)

Karnes Frances, A, Stephens Kristen, R, and Samel Ben, R. "Fund Development: An Untapped Resource for Gifted Education." Gifted Child Today Magazine 22.5 (1999): p30-33,52. (Academic Article)

Karnes Frances, A, and Stephens Kristen, R. "Lead the Way to Leadership Education." Education Digest 64.8 (1999): p62-. (Academic Article)

Stephens, K, and Karnes, FA. "Creative Ways To Raise Money for Your Gifted Program." Gifted Child Today Magazine 22.2 (1999): p48-p51. (Academic Article)

Stephens Kristen, R. "Parents of the Gifted and Talented: The Forgotten Partner." Gifted Child Today Magazine 22.5 (1999): p38-43,52. (Academic Article)

Stephens Kristen, R. "Product Development for Gifted Students: Formulation to Reflection." Gifted Child Today Magazine 19 (1996): p18-p21. (Academic Article)

Troxclair, D, and Stephens, K. "Teaching technology: Multimedia presentations in the.." Gifted Child Today 19.5: p34-. (Academic Article)

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