Carol Lidz

Carol Lidz
School 1977
Peterson Prize

Dr. Carol Lidz has had an extraordinary career spanning service in the schools, high level administration, scholarly publishing and international consulting and lecturing. Here are just a few of her accomplishments. Creator, Director and Chief Psychologist of the Head Start Clinic in Philadelphia. Creator and Director of the School Psychology Program at Touro College, NYC. Faculty member and Coordinator of early childhood school psychology at Temple University. Designer of assessment procedures, including the Application of Cognitive Functions Scale, which has been translated into Dutch, Norwegian, Romanian, German, Spanish, Korean, Turkish and Czech. Author or editor of 6 books on Dynamic Assessment and Early Childhood Assessment, and of many articles and book chapters.  Developer of a website on dynamic assessment, which is heavily used by researchers, trainers and practitioners. It is now maintained by the Peabody Library of Vanderbilt University. Keynote speaker in many international venues including Belgium, Brazil and Holland.