Winthrop University: COE Faculty Profile - Helf, Shawnna

Name:  Shawnna Helf
Title:  Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Education:  Ph.D., Special Education, University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.A., Elementary Education, West Virginia University
Office:  111 Withers/W.T.S. Building   
Phone:  803/323-2578
E-mail:  helfs@winthrop.edu  
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Area(s):  Early reading intervention; Instructional design; Professional development; School-wide reading models

 

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Dr. Shawnna Helf is a Professor of Literacy and Director of Graduate Studies in the College of Education. She also serves as the Program Director for the M.Ed. in Literacy program. Dr. Helf came to Winthrop in 2009 and has taught a variety of graduate and undergraduate courses related to literacy and educational research. She previously worked as a research associate, curriculum coach, and elementary education teacher. She earned her M.A. in Elementary Education from West Virginia University, and her Ph.D. in Special Education from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Her research interests include early reading intervention, instructional design, professional development, and school-wide reading models.

Last updated by collinsr 10/03/2019

Last Updated: 10/3/19