Courses taught:

  • Introduction to Exceptionalities
  • The Child, The Family, The School
  • Theory and Guidance of Play
  • Collaboration and Consultation
  • Management Strategies in Special Education
  • Special Education Programming: Early Childhood
  • Educational Psychology
  • Paraprofessional Field Experience Supervision


  • B.S. Speech Pathology and Audiology - Kent State University
  • M. Ed. Early Childhood and Special Education - Kent State University
  • Ed. D. Educational Leadership, Teacher Preparation - Ashland University, 2007

Shawn DiNarda Watters

Assistant Professor
Paraprofessional Program Coordinator

Office: C-216
Phone: 330.684.8788

The University of Akron Wayne College

1901 Smucker Road, Orrville, OH 44667
Phone: 330-683-2010
Toll Free: 1-800-221-8308
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