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Dr. Elizabeth A. Benedek-Wood

Dr. Elizabeth A. Benedek-Wood
Phone: 8148632419
Office Address:
229 CEDAR Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Campus: University Park

Title

Assistant Professor of Education (SPLED)

Department

Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Special Education

Programs

Special Education

Biography

Currently, Dr. Benedek-Wood is an Assistant Professor of Special Education at Penn State. Dr. Benedek-Wood teaches courses on inclusive practices and literacy instruction for students with special needs. Dr. Benedek-Wood’s research interests include literacy instruction, reading and writing strategies across content area classrooms, inclusion, and teacher preparation.

Areas of Expertise

Age Levels

Adolescence
Childhood

Curriculum Areas

Language/Literacy Ed
Reading

Education Levels

Middle School/Junior High
Post-Secondary
Primary/Elementary
Secondary/High School

Leadership Preparation

Teacher Prep

Learning

Classroom Management
Curriculum

Methodological Research

Quantitative Research

Special Education

Autism
Inclusion
Mild Disabilities

Teacher Preparation

In-service Teachers
Pre-service Teachers

Office Hours

Tuesdays: 2:00PM to 3:00PM

Wednesdays: 11:15AM to 12:15PM

By appointment.