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Susan Peters

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Associate Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Stanford University

Susan Peters was an associate professor of special education who brought multicultural and international perspectives to her courses in teacher education and special education. Issues of disability, inclusive education policy and practice, and urban education was her central research concerns. She had collaborated extensively with teachers in urban predominantly African-American schools in the U.S., and with teachers in Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America. She was particularly interested in improving instruction and service delivery for at-risk students and students with special needs.