Member of the executive committee and treasurer of the Washington Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.
"The Preparation of Culturally Responsive Teachers in the MIT Program at Whitworth College" at the Northwest Association of Teacher Educators conference (2007).
"Preparing New Teachers: Collaboration Efforts Between Higher Education and P-12 Professionals" (2002), presented at the Washington State ASCD Conference, Seattle, Wash.
"Preparing School Leaders: Integrating Personal Leadership, Action Research, and Mentoring" (2000) paper presented at the National Conference of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Chicago, Ill.
"Pre- and In-Service Practitioner Collaborative Action Research: New Relationships between Graduate Teacher Education Programs and K-12 Schools" (1999), paper presentation at the National Conference of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, Washington, D.C.
"Performance-Based Assessment in a Master in Teaching Program" (1999), co-presented at the National Symposium for the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification, Seattle, Wash.
Sanders, B. & Cherry, D. (1999). "Collaborative Action Research: Pre- and In-service Teachers" in News & Views. Association of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges for Teacher Education. Vol 11. No. 3.
Cherry, D. & Kline, F. (1998). "Washington State Essential Learning Requirements and Student Achievement: Building Bridges Between Higher Education and K-12 School Districts" in VISIONS. Washington State Staff Development Council. Vol.15, No. 6.