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Mrs. Mariha Shields, MEd

  • Mariha ShieldsGraduate Coordinator for Special Education Programs

    Assistant Professor

    Education

    • BS – Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2001, Major: Deaf Education
    • MS – Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2004, Major: Special Education
    • DEd – Indiana University of PA, 2016 -  Curriculum and Instruction

    Professional Interests

    • Co-Teaching
    • Inclusion
    • Online Learning
    • Curriculum Development
    • Learning Support Mathematics

    Professional Certifications

    • Special Education
      • Deaf and Hard of Hearing
      • Mental and/or Physically Handicapped
    • Regular Education
      • Mid-Level Mathematics 7–9
      • High School Mathematics 7–12

    Teaching Areas

    • EDEX 269: Identifying and Understanding Children with Academic and Social Learning Needs from Preschool through Adolescence
    • EDEX 301: Teaching in Inclusive Settings for Secondary Education Majors
    • EDEX 424: Strategic Assessment and Instruction in Expository Texts
    • EDEX 435: Methods and Curriculum (Severe-Profound Disabilities)
    • EDEX 460: Family Perspectives on Disability
    • EDEX 469: Education of Persons with Emotional Disabilities/Behavioral Disabilities/Learning Disabilities/Traumatic Brain Injury
    • EDEX 478: Education of Persons with Mental Retardation/ Developmental Disabilities/Physical Disabilities/Multiple Disabilities
    • ECSP 340: Introduction to Classroom and Behavior Management
    • EDEX 578: Education of Persons with Mental Retardation, Developmental, Physical, or Multiple Disabilities
    • EDEX 569: Education of Persons with Emotional or Behavioral Disorders, Brain Injury, or Learning Disabilities
    • EDEX 754: Advanced Instructional Design in Special Education
    • EDUC 342: Pre-Student Teaching Clinical Experience II
    • EDUC 421: Student Teacher Supervision