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Tuesday KH1071; 2-4pm
Wednesday
Thursday KH1071; 2-4pm
Friday
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Cheryl Hannan

Special Education and Counseling

Office: KH1071H
Phone: 323-343-6297
Fax: x5605
E-mail: ckameih@calstatela.edu





INTRODUCTION

Dr. Hannan is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Special Education and Counseling. She is the coordinator of the Education Specialist Credential program in Visual Impairments.

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TEACHING INTERESTS

Dr. Hannan's teaches courses in the credential program in visual impairments.

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RESEARCH

The two main areas of research with which Dr. Hannan is involved are access technology and literacy. Dr. Hannan was most recently involved with research on the ABC braille study, which investigated the literacy instruction of contracted and uncontracted braille. Her current project is an investigation of the Wilson Reading System on literacy achievement.

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PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

Title Date
Wright, T., Wormsley, D. P., Kamei-Hannan, C. (2009). Hand Movements and Braille Reading Efficiency: Data from the Alphabetic Braille and Contracted Braille Study, Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v103 n10 p649-661 Oct 2009 2009
Kamei-Hannan, C. (2009). Innovative Solutions for Words with Emphasis: Alternative Methods of Braille Transcription, Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v103 n10 p709-721 2009
Sacks, S. Z., Kamei-Hannan, C, Erin, J., (2009) Social Experiences of Beginning Braille Readers in Literacy Activities: Qualitative and Quantitative Findings of the ABC Braille Study. Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v103 n10 p680-693 Oct 2009 2009
Hannan, C. (2008), Examining the Accessibility of a Computerized Adapted Test Using Assistive Technology, Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v102 n5 p261-271 May 2008. 2008
Hannan, C. (2007) Exploring Assessment Processes in Specialized Schools for Students Who Are Visually Impaired. Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v101 n2 p69-79. 2007

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EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Ph.D. Visual Impairment and Blindness 2008

M.A. Special Education 1999

B.A. Comparative Literature and French 1995

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COURSE LISTING

Course Course Title Day & Time Room Quarter
EDSP 465L-1 Functional Vision Assessment Lab TBD TBD Fall, 2010
EDSP 489-3 Directed Teaching TBD TBD Fall, 2010
EDSP 468-1 Working with Students who are Visually Impaired and who have Additional Disabilities Online Fall, 2010
EDSP 567-1 Working with Struggling Readers who are Visually Impaired and English Langauge Learners Online Fall, 2010

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