Meredith Mahoney, M.Ed

Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities
Rhode Island College
600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
Providence, RI 02908
 
Phone: 401-527-4013
Email: mmahoney@ric.edu
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Last Updated: February 13, 2014

 

Project/Program/Clinic Contacts: Teacher of Students with Vision Impairments - RI Education & Services Program
 
Discipline(s): Education/Special Education
 
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
 
Research: Expanded Core Curriculum for Students with Visual Impairments, Cortical Visual Impairment
Education: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, Boston, Massachusetts
Masters Degree Awarded December 2010.
Special Education- Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments

UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND, Kingston, Rhode Island
Bachelor of Science, Communicative Disorders, May 2006.


Vita/Bio

Teacher of the Visually Impaired providing services to students with low vision and blindness grades Pre-K through 12 on a daily basis, performing direct instruction of developmental and compensatory skills, as it relates to vision impairments, including Braille reading and writing, the Expanded Core Curriculum; making accommodations for students to access the general curriculum; consulting and coordinating with school staff in order to ensure that students needs are met; conducting functional vision and learning media assessments; presenting in-service training for other teachers and staff concerning topics and strategies critical to the students.