### Conference Presentations

Hawes, Z., Moss, J., Caswell, B., Naqvi, S., Bruce, C., & Flynn, T. (2015). A ‘spatial’ approach to early Mathematics instruction: Effects of a yearlong intervention. Paper presented at the *Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development*. Philadelphia, PA.

Hawes, Z., Moss, J., Caswell, B., Naqvi, S., & Poliszczuk, D. (2015). Effects of computerized spatial training on children’s spatial and mathematical thinking: A randomized, controlled study. Poster presented at the *Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development*. Philadelphia, PA.

Hawes, Z. Moss, J., Caswell, B., & Poliszczuk, D. (2015). To what extent is spatial thinking malleable: Examining near and far transfer effects computerized mental rotation training. Paper presented at the *45th Annual Jean Piaget Society Conference*. Toronto, Canada.

Moss, J., Hawes, Z., Naqvi, S., Caswell, B., Bruce, C., Flynn, T. (2014). Changing perceptions of young children’s geometry and spatial reasoning competencies: Lessons from the ‘Math for Young Children’(M4YC) project. In Liljedahl, P., Nicol, C., Oesterle, S., & Allan, D. (Eds.). Proceedings of the 38th Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education and the 36th Conference of the North American Chapter of the Psychology of Mathematics Education (Vol. 1; pp. 79-81). Vancouver, Canada: PME.

Moss, J., Tepylo, D., & Hawes, Z. (2014). The malleability of spatial reasoning. In Liljedahl, P., Nicol, C., Oesterle, S., & Allan, D. (Eds.). Proceedings of the 38th Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education and the 36th Conference of the North American Chapter of the Psychology of Mathematics Education (Vol. 1; pp. 87-89). Vancouver, Canada: PME.

Hawes, Z., & Bruce, C. (2014). A misnomer no more: Using tangible cube-figures to measure 3D mental rotation in young children. In Liljedahl, P., Nicol, C., Oesterle, S., & Allan, D. (Eds.). Proceedings of the 38th Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education and the 36th Conference of the North American Chapter of the Psychology of Mathematics Education (Vol. 1; pp. 95-97). Vancouver, Canada: PME.

Hawes, Z., Chang, D., Naqvi, S., Olver, A., & Moss, J. (2013). Uncovering the processes of young children’s 3D mental rotation abilities: Implications for lesson design. In Martinez, M. & Castro Superfine, A (Eds), *Proceedings of the 35th annual meeting of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education*. Chicago, IL: University of Illinois at Chicago.

Hawes, Z., Chang, D., Olver, A., & Moss, J. (2013). Investigating spatial reasoning in young children: Developing a new measure to inform curriculum design. Paper presented at *Fields MathEd Forum Meeting*, Toronto, ON: The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences, University of Toronto.

Hawes, Z., Mancini, M., Morris, J., Olver, A., & Moss, J. (2013). Mental and physical rotations of 3D cube figures in 4-11 year olds: Differences in gender, age, and mathematical ability. Paper presented at the *Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development*. Seattle, WA.

Hawes, Z., McManus J., Naqvi S., Martinussen R., Pelletier J. (2013). Improving children’s ability to self-regulate through computerized cognitive training: a randomized controlled study. Poster presented at the *Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development*. Seattle, WA.

Hawes, Z., Moss, J., Chang, D., & Naqvi, S. (2013). Math for Young Children: A professional development model that bridges cognitive science and mathematics education. In Martinez, M. & Castro Superfine, A (Eds), *Proceedings of the 35th annual meeting of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education*. Chicago, IL: University of Illinois at Chicago.

Moss, J., Hawes, Z., Chang, D., Tepylo, D. (2013). From mental rotation task design to lesson planning: The case of the polyomino challenge. Paper presented at *Fields MathEd Forum Meeting*, Toronto, ON: The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences, University of Toronto.

Naqvi, S., Hawes, Z., Chang, D., & Moss, J. (2013) Exploring pentominoes in 7 diverse Pre-k/K classrooms. In Martinez, M. & Castro Superfine, A (Eds), *Proceedings of the 35th annual meeting of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education*. Chicago, IL: University of Illinois at Chicago.

Caswell, B., Moss, J., & Hawes, Z., & Naqvi, S. (2013). Math for Young Children (M4YC) project: A no ceiling approach to math learning in an urban school. *Centre for Urban Schooling*, 1(1),1-4.

Hawes, Z., Rohel. M, Chang, D., & Naqvi (2013). Tapping into symmetry: Young children’s understanding of geometry and spatial reasoning. Presentation at *Ontario Literacy and Numeracy Math Forum: Creativity and innovation in mathematics*. Toronto, ON.

Bruce, C., Moss, J., Flynn, T., & Hawes, Z. (2013). A model of teacher professional development: Math for young children (M4YC). Presentation at*Ontario Ministry of Education Far and Northern Boards Meeting*. Toronto, ON.

Flynn, T., & Hawes, Z. (2013). Young children’s spatial reasoning. *Ontario Association for Mathematics Education*. Toronto, ON.

Wagner, D. & Caswell, B. Diversities in Mathematics and their Relation to Equity. Working Group session facilitated at the Canadian Mathematics Education Study Group, Laval University, Quebec, May, 2012.

Caswell, B., Pitre, S., Steinhauer, N., & Balyk., D.(2012). Co-teaching and Equitable Practices in Mathematics. Paper presented at the Toronto District School Board Futures Conference, Toronto, May, 2012.

Caswell, B., Chern, A., Gibson, A., McCollam, H., & Moreau, E. Sparking Children’s Natural Curiosity through Inquiry-Based Approaches to Mathematics. Paper presented at the Ontario Association of Mathematics Educators Conference, Kingston, Ontario, May, 2012.

Peebles, B., Donoahue, Z., Comay, J., Caswell, B., & Bogart, C. (2012). Investigating Issues of Social Justice through Mathematics. Paper presented at the National Council for Teachers of Mathematics Conference, Philadelphia, PA, May, 2012.

McLaughlin, J., Hawes, Z., & Ellingson, P. (2012). Research-based educational games: Good for the brain? Presentation at *Brainpower*. Toronto, ON: University of Toronto.

Caswell, B. (2011). Teaching toward equity in mathematics through multiple contexts of professional learning. Paper presented at the Meeting of the Jean Piaget Society, Berkeley, California, June, 2011.

Caswell, B. (2011). Participatory action research as a professional learning context: Teaching for social change in mathematics. Paperpresented at the American Educational Research Association Conference, New Orleans, April, 2011.

Caswell, B. (2011). Mapping recess: Mathematical possibilities in an urban elementary school’s participatory action research project. Paper to be presented at the Ontario for Mathematics Education, Windsor, Ontario, May, 2011.

Caswell, B. (2011). Exploring issues of social justice through mathematics. Paper to be presented at the Ontario for Mathematics Education, Windsor, Ontario, May, 2011.