Robinson,L.A. with Waugh-Graham, L. (Advisor) . APE Middle School Best Practices. Presented at: Texas Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, Arlington, TX.
Colantonio, S. (2011). What is APE? Presented at: Council for Exceptional Children Texas Woman’s University Local Chapter. Denton, TX.
Colantonio, S. (2011). Response to Intervention in Adapted/Physical Education. Presented at: Texas Woman’s University Spring 2011 Student Teacher/Intern Professional Development Seminars, Denton.
Belanger, J., Colantonio, S., & French, R. (2011). A survey of interest and need for an adapted physical activity taxonomy. Presented at: 88th American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance National Convention, San Diego, CA.
Colantonio, S., & French, R., (2010). Bibliometric Analysis of Self-Perception of Children with Disabilities in
Physical Education, Physical Activity, Sport and Play: 1890-2009. Presented at: 87th American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance National Convention, Indianapolis, IN.
Colantonio, S. (2006). Critical Analysis: Adventure experiences and their effect on self-esteem, self-efficacy and self-confidence as it relates to special populations. Presented at: University of Wisconsin, La Crosse.
Klein, R., & Colantonio, S. (2008). Lose the Training Wheels. Presented at: Private Practice Occupational Therapists of St. Louis, MO.
Burt, T., & Colantonio, S. (2008). Lose the Training Wheels. Presented at: Special School District of St. Louis, MO.
Colantonio, S. (2012). An Introduction to Adapted Physical Education and Sport. Presented at: Southwestern Assemblies of God University, Waxahachie, TX.
Carano, S. (Not Funded, 2015). People for Bikes, $5, 000.
Colantonio, S. (Not Funded, 2011). Kellogg’s Corporation, Determine retention of bicycling acquisition skills in individuals with disabilities, $50,000.
Carano, S., Silliman-French, L., French, R., Nichols, D., & Rose, K. (Submitted, 2015) Development of a research taxonomy for Adapted physical activity. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly.
Development of a research taxonomy for adapted physical activity (2014).
Colantonio, S. (2012). Tips and Techniques on Learning to Ride Conventional Bicycles for Individuals with Disabilities. Published in proceedings: North American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity, Conference Manual, Birmingham, AL.
Halvorson, L., Cavanaugh, L., & Colantonio, S. (2012). Pre-service teacher knowledge of special education: Best Practices. Published in proceedings: National Social Science Association, Conference Manual, Las Vegas, NV.
Belanger, J., Colantonio, S., & French, R. (2011). Adapted Physical Activity Quality of Evidence Taxonomy. Published in proceedings: National Consortium for Physical Education and Recreation for Individuals with Disabilities, Conference Manual, San Diego, CA.
Research & Research Interests
Acquisition of bicycle-riding skills in children ages 5-18 with and without disabilities who do not know how to ride
Evaluating the quality of research and further development of the APAT
Development of the Adapted Physical Activity Taxonomy (APAT) evaluating the quality of research