Ann Brown

Ann Brown

Ann Leslie Brown was an educational psychologist who developed methods for teaching children to be better learners. Her realization that children's learning difficulties often stem from an inability to use metacognitive strategies such as summarizing led to profound advances in educational psychology theory and teaching practices. Wikipedia*

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Ann Brown has 16 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 News Conference as a Chairwoman for the Consumer Affairs of the Americans for Democratic Action. The year with the most videos was 1995 with three videos as a Chairwoman for the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1996 with an average of 487 views per program. Most common tags: Safety, Consumer Issues.

Appearances by Title:c. August 20, 2002 - Present President, Lowen Corporation Videos: 1 c. June 1, 1994 - Present Chairwoman, Consumer Product Safety Commission Videos: 13

Previously

Chairwoman, Consumer Affairs, Americans for Democratic Action c. November 21, 1988 - c. June 1, 1994 Videos: 2 Co-Bureau Chief, Consumer Affairs c. December 5, 1987 - c. November 21, 1988 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Small Business and Smarter Regulations

    Small Business and Smarter Regulations

    In one of eight separate sessions that were part of President Bush’s Economic Forum, business owners talked with…

  • International Trade, Taxes, and Technology

    International Trade, Taxes, and Technology

    Manufacturers spoke to reporters about their businesses, the economy, and potential regulatory legislation. Following their…

  • Consumer Safety Legislation

    Consumer Safety Legislation

    Witnesses testified about the Child Passenger Protection Act, a bill to provide that low-speed electric bicycles are consumer…

  • Threats to Children

    Threats to Children

    Ms. Brown spoke about threats to children from consumer products, and the role of the media in warning parents of these…

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