Bryan Cook

Noted Speaker
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Bryan Cook received his PhD in special education from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1997, and is currently a professor in the Special Education Department at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He is currently co-editor of the journal Behavioral Disorders and the annual volume Advances in Learning and Behavioral Disabilities, associate editor for Exceptional Children and Remedial and Special Education, and co-director of the Consortium for the Advancement of Special Education Research (CASPER). He is past-President of the Council for Exceptional Children's (CEC) Division for Research and chaired the working group that authored CEC's standards for evidence-based practices in special education.