Mary Donegan-Ritter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Office Location: 

547 Schindler Education Center


Ph. D. University of Illinois 1997 Early Childhood Special Education

C. A. S. Hofstra University 1992 Educational Administration

M. S. Queens College, CUNY 1986 Early Childhood Education

B. S. St. John's University 1982 Elementary and Special Education

Areas of Expertise 

Inclusive early education, Professional development

Research Interests 

Preparing early childhood teachers for inclusive practices; Social interactions in inclusive settings; Improving teacher quality

Courses Taught 

Differentiated Curriculum and Instruction in Early Child. Ed.
Integrated Curriculum in Inclusive Preprimary Classrooms
Early Childhood Curriculum Development and Organization
Child, Family, School and Community Relationships
Guidance and Instruction in Early Childhood Education
Elementary Classroom Management
Elementary Social Studies Methods