Barbara Govendo teaches in the Special Education Division and is focused on inspiring teachers in their work with all learners.
Professional Title: Associate Professor
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Effective learning strategies for students with disabilities; development of inspiring mentoring skills; intersection of learning and neuroscience.
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: Special education; neuroscience
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: Contemporary Perspectives in Special Education;
Designing Instruction for the Inclusive Classroom;
Instructional Accommodations in English Language Arts and Social Studies;
Learning and the Brain: Fitting the Nurture of Teaching to the Nature of Human Learning
Education: BEd, State University of New York, Buffalo; MEd, Lesley College; PhD, Boston College
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