The Department of Child Development, Literacy, and Special Education is one of five departments in the Reich College of Education, offering innovative programs that focus on all facets of child development, reading, writing, language arts, and specific areas of special education. These programs provide coursework and field experiences in a variety of settings and can lead to licensure.

Chair & Administration

Dr. Beth Frye
Interim Chair

Dr. Aftynne Cheek
Interim Assistant Chair

Melissa Isaacs
Administrative Support Specialist for Faculty Services

Claudia Palta
Administrative Support Specialist for Student Services

Karen McGuire
Administrative Support Specialist