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KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Michael Faggella-Luby, Ph.D.

Transdisciplinary Scholarship: Solving Critical Problems of Practice
through Multiple Paradigms

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 1:15 pm 2:30 pm
ACT 301

Michael Faggella-Luby is an Associate Professor of Special Education in the College of Education at Texas Christian University (TCU). He is also institute faculty in the Alice Neeley Special Education Research and Service (ANSERS) Institute and is a former high school administrator and teacher of both English and Chemistry.

Dr. Faggella-Luby teaches courses related to preparing educators to evaluate, select, plan, and implement research-based methods and instructional materials for teaching students with and without disabilities who are at risk for failure. His scholarly interests focus on learning disabilities, literacy, reading education, special education, diverse learning needs, instructional design, secondary education, and school reform.

His primary research interest focuses on embedding instruction in learning strategies into subject-area courses to improve reading comprehension for all levels of learners.

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