Dr. Rebecca Shankland

Education

  • Ph.D. – Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • M.A. – Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • B.A. – Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

 

Rebecca K. Shankland is an Associate Professor in the Department of Reading Education and Special Education at Appalachian State University where she teaches courses in reading and writing strategies, developing inclusive learning communities, and learning disabilities. She also supervises student teachers and interns as they implement research-based practices in their classrooms. She has taught at all grade levels in both general and special education in urban, suburban, and rural schools. Research interests include co-teaching, content literacy instruction, struggling readers and writers, and the preparation of inclusive and reflective teachers. Dr. Shankland has published and presented at the national and international level; her work can be found in Reading and Writing Quarterly, Education and Urban Society, Assessment for Effective Intervention, Reading and Writing: An Interdisciplinary Journal, Written Communication, and the American Reading Forum Annual Yearbook and in books published by Guilford Publications and Teachers College Press.

Title: Associate Professor of Special Education, Special Education Graduate Program Director
Department: Department of Reading Education and Special Education

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-2865

Office address
325D College of Education
Boone, NC 28608-2037

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