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Master of Education in Special Education Webinar

June 2, 2022 / 4:00 pm (EDT) 5:00 pm (EDT)

If you are interested in Penn State’s Master of Education in Special Education program offered online through Penn State World Campus, this webinar will provide you with an opportunity to get answers to any questions you may have and hear what the program is like.

Register for the webinar to learn about:

  • Penn State World Campus 
  • the special education program’s courses and curriculum  
  • what to expect as a student in the program  
  • important requirements for applying  
  • the application process and recommendations for next steps   

There will be plenty of time during the webinar to ask your own questions, too. So, make plans to join us! 

Dr. Mary Katherine (Katie) Harris is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral Level and assistant professor of special education. She has worked with children and adults with autism and developmental disabilities in a variety of educational and community-based settings. She is passionate about supporting teachers and providing instruction in the science of Applied Behavior Analysis.

Dr. Kelly Mercorella, BCBA-D, is an assistant professor of special education at Penn State and teaches a variety of courses for the online M.Ed. program in Special Education. Dr. Mercorella's research interests center around facilitating reading comprehension for elementary students with disabilities, particularly designing interventions to instruct students on visualization strategies related to reading. Prior to earning her doctorate, Dr. Mercorella was a special education teacher in both self-contained and inclusive settings, serving students from Pre–K through fifth grade.

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