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A. DIRK HIGHTOWER, Ph.D.
Senior Associate

WHAT I DO AT CHILDREN'S INSTITUTE

  • Work with the community on efforts that facilitate children being developmentally on track from 0 to age 8 (and beyond, as opportunities arise ) including:   All Kids Thrive, Roc the Future and the System’s Integration Team
  • Help lead RECAP and GROW-Rochester as part of program and services area
  • Refine existing and develop new screening and assessment instruments and processes for children and those who work with children as part of the research and evaluation area


PASSIONATE ABOUT

  • Linda Hightower and our family
  • Helping to make this world a better place for all children
  • Our beautiful and fragile environment
  • Limiting the influence of egocentric bullies and their allies

    FUN FACTS

    • I would rather play with kids than talk with adults
    • We are working on one of our “bucket list” items -- visiting every National Park
    • Our Adventure House keeps on giving, and giving back

      CONTACT
      dhightower [at] childrensinstitute.net

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