The College of Education & Human Performance faculty represents many disciplines, many strategies, and many visions. By bringing together a diverse group that is able to build a strong and collaborative learning community through different perspectives, the College of Education is able to create new and innovative classroom for students in the 21st century.


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Dr. Sarah Schimmel

Associate Professor of Education/Teacher Education Program Director 325C Main HallTeacher Education Program
Work Phone: 304-336-8170


– Education –

  • Ed.D. Northcentral University, Special Education
  • M.A. California University of Pennsylvania, Advanced Studies in Secondary Education
  • B.A. Bethany College, Elementary Education and Multi-categorical Special Education

– Professional Experiences –

  • Wesley Spectrum Highland Services, Middle School Special Education Teacher
  • Elizabeth Forward High School, High School Learning Support Teacher

– Most Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Moving toward Continuous Assessment Improvement with a Unified Leadership and Vision, Co-presented
    2011, LiveText National Conference, Chicago, IL
  • Cost-efficient Sensory Strategies in the Classroom, Co-presented
    2010, Annual Conference of the Council for Exceptional Children, Nashville, TN
  • Through the Eyes of Students:  WLU PDS, Co-presented
    2010, National Professional Development Conference, Orlando, FL