Leslie Soodak

Leslie Soodak

Professor
School of Education
School of Education Westchester
Westchester
203
Buchsbaum House
Virtual

Biography

Awards and Honors

  • Task Force on Quality Inclusive Schooling, 2011, Grant awarded by the NYS ask Force on Quality Inclusive Schooling
  • Pace University, 2011, Verizon Thinkfinity
  • Pace University, 2010, Pace University Scholarly Research Award
  • Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP, 2010, US DOE Grant Award
  • Pace University, 2008, Pace University Scholarly Research Award
  • Pace University, 2007, Pace University Scholarly Research Award
  • Pace University, 2006, Pace University Scholarly Research Award
  • Pace University, 2004, Pace University Keenan Foundation Award
  • Pace University, 2001, Pace University Keenan Foundation Award
  • 2001, Tash/Thomas G. Haring Award for Excellence in Research
  • 1999, Rutgers University Faculty Academic Service Award
  • 1998, Rutgers University Faculty Academic Service Award

Licensures and Certificates

New York State License in Psychology
New York State Teaching Certification in Special Education and Elementary Education

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ED 643: Sec Mth: Math Meaningful, 7-12
ED 670: Trends & Issues in Special Ed
ED 671: Assmnt,Diag,Eval,Instrctn Plan
ED 672: Dffrntng Crrclm & Instrctn
ED 674: Clssrm Cmmnty & Mngmnt
ED 675: Students with Severe Dsblty
ED 679: Practicum in Special Education
ED 679: Special Education Practicum
ED 682: Cllbrtn with Prfssnls & Fmly
ED 682: Collaboration and Consultation
ED 684: Clssrm Mgnt in Inclsve Settngs
ED 684: Clssrm Mgt in Inclsve Settings
ED 692: Stdnt Tchng in Edct'nl Tchnlgy
EDG 605: General Assessment
EDG 606: Learning Environments
EDG 618: Individual Program Planning
EDU 395: Independent Study in Education
TCH 302: Introdctn to Special Education
TCH 428: Teaching Math to Adolescents
TCH 475: CPD Field Experience: Adlscnt
TCH 475: Spcl Ed in Secondary Settings

Publications and Presentations

Publications

Inclusive Communities
Soodak, L. C. & Erwin, E. E. https://www.pbs.org/parents/inclusivecommunities/

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
American Educational Research Association [Member]
TASH: Equity, Opportunity and Inclusion for People with Disabilities
Council for Exceptional Children [Member and past regional representative]