Lucinda Schaeffer, M.Ed.

Instructor of Education

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Upland Center 215



  • Doctor of Education, Special Education, Gwynedd Mercy, anticipated graduation 2024
  • Master of Science in Education, Urban Education, Alvernia College, 2005
    • Instructional II Certification in Elementary Education K-6
    • Instructional II Certification in Special Education PK-12
    • Instructional II Certification in Mid-Level Mathematics 6-9
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, 1999


Courses Taught 

  • ED 204: Human Development and Learning
  • SPE 110: Overview of Human Exceptionalities
  • SPE 335 Supporting Neurodiversity and Mental Health
  • SPE 345: Individuals Requiring Complex Support
  • SPE 410: Evaluation and Progress Monitoring with Special Needs Students
  • SPE 425: Legal and Professional Practices in Special Education
  • MED 522: Practicum for Special Education
  • MED 535: Issues Concerning Special Education Programs
  • MED 671: Student Teaching Seminar in Special Education
  • MED 673: Student Teaching in Special Education


Areas of Interest

  • Special Education
  • Autism
  • Transition
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Response to instruction and intervention


Other Experience

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