Mariha Shields, DED

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