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 News of the IUP Department of Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services.

Stein Represents Commonwealth at National Council of State Boards

David Stein, vice chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, updated the National Council on Pennsylvania’s new licensure act, as well as the new educational specialist certificate for school-based providers of speech and language services. 

Posted on 11/17/2014 3:34:05 PM

Laverick and Migyanka Publish Article on Artist Residencies for Pre-Student Teachers

DeAnna Laverick, Professional Studies in Education, and Joann Migyanka, Special Education and Clinical Services, co-authored “Artist Residencies and Field Experiences: Supporting Early Childhood Pre-Student Teachers' Knowledge and Pedagogy to Promote Arts-Based Learning.”

Posted on 11/17/2014 3:18:06 PM

Migyanka and Venkat Present on Patients with Autism at Perioperative Conference

Joann Migyanka, Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, and Dr. Arvind Venkat, West Penn Allegheny Health System, Allegheny Health Network, presented at the 2014 Perioperative Conference of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association on September 27. 

Posted on 10/10/2014 9:40:49 PM

Migyanka First Higher Education Faculty Member Selected for Project MAX, Indiana Area School District

Project MAX, funded by a U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs State Professional Development Grant, works to increase the capacity of Pennsylvania schools to provide all students, including those with complex instructional needs, maximum access to the general education curriculum and the Pennsylvania Core Standards.

Posted on 10/10/2014 9:29:49 PM

Wissinger, Kappel, and Baker Present on Hand-Held Technology for Preservice Teachers

Daniel Wissinger, Alexandria Kappel, and Janice Baker, faculty in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, presented at the 36th Annual Conference on Learning Disabilities, October 2-3, in Philadelphia. 

Posted on 10/10/2014 9:15:41 PM

Daugherty Represented College of Education and Educational Technology at IUP Homecoming

Jessica Daugherty, a disability services major in the Department of Special Education and Clinical Services, was elected to represent the students of COE-ET at IUP Homecoming, Saturday, October 11, 2014.

Posted on 10/10/2014 8:59:14 PM

Special Education Department Raises Record Amount for Ovarian Cancer Research

The fourth annual Confections for a Cause event raised a record amount of money—over $1,300 to support the research efforts of the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation.

Posted on 9/26/2014 3:54:59 PM

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