Experts: Special Education

Laura Steacy

Professor of Special Education and research faculty at the Florida Center for Reading Research

Steacy’s research interests include early reading development, early predictors of reading achievement and interventions for students who have or are at-risk for reading disabilities.

(850) 644-1771

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Mary F Hanline

Professor of Special Education

Hanline is an expert on working with special needs students, particularly young children.

(850) 644-8417

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Jenny Root

Assistant Professor of Special Education

Root is an expert in special education, with an emphasis on evidence-based practices for students with autism and intellectual disability and use of applied-behavior analysis in education settings.

(850) 645-2542

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