Department of Special Education



This community houses the papers, scholarship and creative works produced by the CSUN Department of Special Education's faculty and students. Faculty are given individual collections to showcase their work. Student works, including papers and other assignments, are kept within individual course collections (i.e. BIOL 485). Master's theses for this discipline are included within this community but can also be found in the Electronic Theses and Dissertations Community.


Department of Special Education
California State University,
18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge, CA 91330
Phone: 818-677-2596
Fax: 818-677-4737

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  • Cruz, Betty (California State University, Northridge, 10/1/2013)
    The purpose of this research was to gather information on the progress students can make by using the following strategy: 1) reading the problem, 2) underlining the question, 3) circling important information, 4) crossing ...
  • Levine, Lauren (California State University, Northridge, 6/4/2013)
    The purpose of this action research study was to determine the effects, if any, of the use of the iPad as an instructional tool to facilitate reading comprehension. Specifically, the intent was to see if students with ...
  • Tacub, Arby Jean (California State University, Northridge, 5/29/2013)
    Bullying is becoming a prevalent issue in today's schools and communities. There have been studies conducted to gain insight to possibly reduce the amount of bullying occurring in our schools. Though there have been studies ...
  • Lopez, Treasurelyn E. (California State University, Northridge, 5/3/2013)
    This case study reviewed the current research regarding methods of supporting children during the deployment of a family member both at home and in school. It discusses a single case study of a military family with two ...
  • Mendizza, Joseph Christopher (California State University, Northridge, 2/27/2013)
    Project Based Learning (PBL) is a current educational trend that has been popularized in the past twenty years as being an effective alternative to traditional teaching methods. The core philosophy behind PBL is to give ...