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WILLIAM J NILES

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

EDUCATION, RUTH S. AMMON SCHOOL OF

ALUMNAE QUAD ANNEX
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Diplomas/Degrees

Ph.D., Fordham University (1983)
M.S., St. John's University (1969)
B.A., St. John's University (1965)

Recent Courses

Classroom Management
Managing Inclusive Environments

Teaching Specializations/Interests

Human development, team collaboration, classroom management

Research Interests

Human development, team collaboration, classroom management

Books

Niles, W. (2005). Managing the inclusive environment: Options and considerations. In Mungai, A. & Kogan, E. (Eds.) Pathways to inclusion: Voices from the field. MD: University Press of American.


Refereed Articles

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Niles, W. & Cohen, A. (2012), A Case Based Analysis Preparation Strategy for Use in a Classroom Management for Inclusive Settings Course: Preliminary Observations. SRATE Journal, 21 (1), 44-54.

Niles, W. J, & Marcellino, P.A. (2010), Partnering with Conflict: A Role for Needs Based Negotiation in Teacher-parent Collaboration. The International Journal of Diversity in Organisations, Communities and Nations, 10(1), 297-308.

Marcellino, P. A. & Niles, W. J. (2008), Reframing the Needs Based Negotiation Process for Acceptance Among Educators. School Leadership Review, 3, 39-45.

Niles, W.J. (2005), Building a Classroom Management Plan: From Fear to F.E.A.R. TEACHING Exceptional Children Plus, 2(1), online.

Marcellino, P.A. & Niles, W.J. (2005), Borrowing From Business and Re-Aligning Needs Based Negotiation with Senge's Five Disciplines. Educational Leadership Review, 6(2), 32-37.

Niles, W. & Marcellino, P.A. (2004), Needs Based Negotiation: A Promising Practice in School Collaboration. Teacher Education and Special Education Journal, 37, 419-432.

Niles, W. (2004), Addressing Academic Honesty with Students: A Place to begin. Teaching and Research Forum, Issue 1.


Conference Presentations/Papers

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Niles, W. (2014). Guided Discussion Groups: Engaging All Students Through Jigsaw and Dilemma Discussion Discussion Group Strategies. In AABRI International Conference. San Antonio, TX.

Niles, W. (2010). Partnering with Conflict: A Role for Needs Based Negotiation in Teacher-Parent Collaboration. In 10th International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities, and Nations. Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Niles, W. J. (2008). Needs Based Negotiation and School Collaboration. In Paris International Conference on Education, Economy & Society. Paris, France.

Niles, W. & Marcellino, P.A. (2006). Needs Based Negotiation for School Collaboration: Making Communication Work. In International Leadership Association 8th Annual Global Conference. Chicago, Illinois.

Niles, W. & Marcellino, P.A. (2006). Needs Based Negotiation for School Collaboration: Making Communication Work. In 11th Conference on Inclusive Schools and Communities: Building Capacity through Learning Communities. Rye Brook, New York.

Niles, W (2006). The Jigsaw Method and Dilemma Discussion Group: Achieving Engagement in Inclusive Secondary Classrooms. In 11th Conference on Inclusive Schools and Communities: Building Capacity through Learning Communities. Rye Brook, New York.

Niles, W. (2006). Swimming with Sharks is Cool! An Exploration of Cognitive Development in Early Adolescence. In 2006 Partners in Health Conference. Garden City, N.Y..

Niles, W. & Marcellino, P.A. (2006). Needs Baseds Negotiation: Making Talk Work in Collaborative Environments. In 19th Annual World ICSEI Congress. Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Niles, W. and Marcellino, P.A. (2005). Needs Based Negotiation: Making Talk Work for School Collaboration. In 10th Conference on Inclusive Schools and Communities for Children and Youth: Building Partnerships for Youth. Tarrytown, NY.

Niles, W. (2005). Needs Based Negotiation: Making Talk Work In Collaborative Environments. In National Conference, Council for Exceptional Children. Baltimore, MD.

Niles, w. (2004). Child Abuse Seminar. In Waldorf School Faculty Seminar. Waldorf School, Garden City.

Niles, W (2004). Needs Based Negotiation: Making Talk Work in Collaborative Environments. In International Conference on Special Education: Leadership in a New Era.. Exeter College, Oxford University.

Niles, W. (2003). Needs Based Negotiation: Making Talk Work in Collaborative Environments. In New York State Council for Exceptional Children. Tarrytown, New York.

Niles, W.J. (2003). Coping With Mainstreamed Children: Classroom Management Strategies. In Partnerships in Health Conference (Adelphi University). Adelphi University, NY.

Niles, W. (2002). Needs Based Negotiation: Making Talk Work in Collaborative Environments. In New York State Council for Exceptional Children. Albany, New York.

Niles, W.J. (2002). Panelist: Project Model Attendance. In Long Island Advocacy Center. Suffolk County, NY.

Niles, W. (2002). Project SAVE: What you need to know. In Nassau County's Counselor's Association: Counselor, Administrator, and Parent Conference. Nassau County, NY.

Niles, W. (2001). Safe Schools Against Violence in Education: Teacher Responsibilities Seminar. In Sewanhaka Central High School District. District High Schools (4 sites).


Other Scholarly/Artistic Work

Niles, W. (1986) The effect of a moral discussion group on delinquent and predelinquent boys. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 33, 45-51.

Niles, W. (1986). Managing episodic homosexual behavior of adolescents in residential settings. Child Care Quarterly, 15(1), 15-27.