Our Faculty

Leslie Soodak

Professor

School of Education

Location
  • @Pleasantville
    Buchsbaum House 203

Education


PhD , New York University , New York, NY , 1987
Educational Psychology

MS , State University College at Buffalo , Buffalo, NY , 1975
Special Education

BS , Queens College/City University of New York , New York, NY , 1974
Psychology and Education

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, October 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 & CERTIFICATES

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

Publications


Soodak, L. C., Wiener, R. M. & McCarthy, M. R. Educating students with disabilities in public high schools: Continuum of services or set of placement options?.

Soodak, L. C. Videostories: The use of videotaped narratives to empower adolescents with disabilities.

Turnbull, A., Turnbull, R., Erwin, E. & Soodak, L. (2015, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Families, Professionals and Exceptionality: Positive Outcomes Through Partnerships and Trust (7th Ed.).. Vol na (Issue na) , pages na. http://na

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

PRESENTATIONS


Soodak, L. C. (2015, June). International Association of Special Education. Secondary teachers' instructional decisions about students with and without disabilities. International Association of Special Education, Wroclaw, Poland

Wiener, R. M. & Soodak, L. C. (2015, June). International Association of Special Education. Secondary teachers'instructional decisions about students with and without disabilities. Wroclaw, Poland

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development 1995
  • American Educational Research Association [Member] 1989
  • TASH: Equity, Opportunity and Inclusion for People with Disabilities 1987
  • Council for Exceptional Children [Member and past regional representative] 1976
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