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Rogers, Wendy L.

Rogers, Wendy L.

Assistant Professor
Special Education
Beekey Building 112
  • Biography
    Dr. Wendy Rogers began her career in education as a Special Education Teacher in the state of New Hampshire. For five years, Dr. Rogers supported elementary students with various abilities as a Learning Support Teacher and co-teacher. During this time, Dr. Rogers gained invaluable insights into the challenges and opportunities within the special education field and developed a deep appreciation for the unique qualities and potential of each learner.

    Dr. Rogers transitioned into the role of an Elementary Education Classroom Teacher at Milton Hershey School. In this diverse residential setting, Dr. Rogers focused on supporting all learners through differentiated instruction and positive behavior intervention and supports.

    Inspired by her experiences in the classroom and the desire to advocate for inclusive and accessible education, Dr. Rogers pursued a career in academia and earned a doctoral degree in Education. Prior to Kutztown University, Dr. Rogers taught at Robert Morris University and Lock Haven University.
  • Degrees
    Ph.D. in Education - Robert Morris University (2014)

    Master of Education in Learning Disabilities - Rivier University (2004)

    Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies and Sciences - San Diego State University (2001)
  • Course Regularly Taught
    SPU 201: Cognitive Development of Diverse Learners in a Standards Aligned System
    SPU 101: Early Intervention and Transition for Students with Disabilities
    SPU 223: Augmentative and Alternative Communication to Support Students with Disabilities
    SPU 314: Effective Instructional Strategies for Students with Disabilities in Inclusive Settings (including online sections)
    SPU 322: Teaching Students with High Incidence Disabilities
    SPU 522: Teaching Students with High Incidence Disabilities (M.Ed level course)
  • Office Hours
    Term Days Start Time End Time Room Additional Information
    Spring 2024 TWH 8:00AM 9:00AM BK112
    Spring 2024 TH 12:00PM 1:00PM BK112
  • Class Schedule
    Term Days Start Time End Time Course Location
    Spring 2024 MWF 9:00AM 9:50AM SPU 322 020 BK101
    Spring 2024 MWF 12:00PM 12:50PM SPU 101 020 BK209
    Spring 2024 TH 9:30AM 10:45AM SPU 101 010 BK213
    Spring 2024 TH 1:30PM 2:45PM SPU 322 010 BK101
    Spring 2024 SPU 223 990
    Spring 2024 SPU 314 811 ONLINE