Mary E. Sheppard

Specialization: Special Education
Office: Merion Hall 214
Phone: 660-3165

Courses Taught

SPE 600 Foundations and Current Issues in Special Education (on-line)

SPE 608 Families, Schools and Communities: Communication and Collaboration (on-line)

SPE 379 Families, Schools and Communities: Communication and Collaboration



Sheppard, M.E., Vitalone-Raccaro, N., & Kaari, J. M., Ajumobi, T. (2017). Using the perspective of families and the flipped classroom to teach medical students about children with disabilities and special education. Disability and Health Journal.​ DOI:

Xin, J., Sheppard, M.E., & Gould, M. (2017). Using iPads for self-monitoring of students with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.47(5) DOI: 10.1007/s10803-017-3055-y

Sheppard, M. E. (2017). Team Communication Examined in the Context of Parent Race and Income: Are We Including All Parents in the Discussion? Multiple Voices for Ethnically Diverse Exceptional Learners 17(1), 39-54.

Sheppard, M. E., & Vitalone-Raccaro, N. (2016). How physicians support children with  disabilities and their families: roles, responsibilities and collaborative partnerships. Disability and Health Journal. 9(4), 692-704.