Amy Griffith Professor

  • Office Location: Winther 5039
  • Phone: (262) 472-5817
  • Email: griffita@uww.edu
  • Department(s): Special Education
Amy Griffith

EDUCATION

  • PhD, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, Texas, 1998
    Major:  Special Education
    Dissertation: The Effects of Classification as Learning Disabled upon Teacher Evaluations of Student Performance: An Attribution Theory Approach
  • MA, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, 1992
    Major:  Experimental Psychology
    Thesis: The Role of Social Support in Coping with a Crisis: A Test of the Main Effect and Buffering Hypotheses
  • BS, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, Michigan, 1990
    Major:  Psychology
    Minor:  Speech Communication

INSTRUCTION

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Co-Teaching and Collaboration
  • Transformative Learning
  • School Reform

SERVICE INTERESTS

  • Wisconsin Council for Exceptional Children President, 2012-2014
  • Council for Exceptional Children Representative Assembly, 2010-2013
  • Small Special Education Programs Caucus, Teacher Education Division of Council for Exceptional Children Membership Chair, 2010-2013
  • Journal of Emerging Trends in Educational Research and Policy Studies (JETERAPS) Editorial Board
  • Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction State Personnel Development Grant IHE Hub
  • Wisconsin Teacher Licensing Professional Development Plan Reviewer