Karen (DiGiovanni) DeAngelis
Tuesdays and Thursdays from11:00am-12:30pm until 10/31/23 and then will change to 9:30-11:00 am.
Office hours will be held over Google Meet or in person in McKay C 122. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
-Graduate Chair of the Moderate and Severe Disabilities program
Link to Virtual Office Hours:
B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst
M.S., Simmons College
Ph.D., American University
Universal Design for Learning, Growth Mindset, Inclusive Practices
DeAngelis, K. (2020, June). Universal Design for Learning in Virtual Environments. Presentation offered through the Fitchburg State University Office Online Learning, Fitchburg, MA.
DeAngelis, K. (2020, February). Incorporating Universal Design for Learning into Teacher Education Programs. Presentation at the Association of Teacher Educators Annual Conference, Atlantic City, NJ.
Collins, P. & DeAngelis, K. (2019, November). Intelligent Lives: Fitchburg Panel Presentation. Co-moderator for the panel presentation at the Fall 2019 Intelligent Lives: Fitchburg event, Fitchburg, MA.
DeAngelis, K. (2019, October). Partnering with Parents and Guardians. “Lesson Learned” Presentation at the 53rd Annual Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education Convocation, Norfolk, VA.
DeAngelis, K. & Joseph, R. (2019, August). Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education Settings. Presentation at the Association of Teacher Educators Summer Conference, Burlington, VT.
DeAngelis, K. & Joseph, R. (2019, March). Increasing Accessibility through the Universal Design for Learning Framework. Presentation at the Federation for Children with Special Needs Annual Conference, Boston, MA.
DeAngelis, K. (2019, March). The Nexus Between Resilience and Growth Mindset. Virtual presentation at the 2019 International Conference on Education and Social Development, The Woodlands, TX.
DeAngelis, K. & Link, L. (2019, April). Empowering and Engaging Preservice Teachers to Be Confident and Competent Science Teachers. New England Educational Research Organization Conference, Portsmouth, NH.
DeAngelis, K. & Joseph, R. (2018, August). Incorporating Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education Classroom settings. Presentation at the Fitchburg State University Fall 2018 Faculty Development Day, Fitchburg, MA.
DeAngelis, K. & Joseph, R. (2018, August). Incorporating Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education Classroom Settings. Presentation at Fitchburg State University’s Fall 2018 Faculty Development Day, Fitchburg, MA.
Benharris, L., DeAngelis, K, & Joseph, R. (2018, June). Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education. Presentation at the New England Faculty Development Consortium Spring 2018 Conference, Newton, MA
DeAngelis, K. (2015, October). Utilizing Universal Design for Learning to Diminish Ableism in Classroom Settings. Paper presented at the annual conference of the New York State Chapter of the Council for Exceptional Children, Saratoga Springs, NY.
DeAngelis, K. (2015, February). College to Careers Leadership Series Panelist. Bay Path University.
DeAngelis, K. (2013, March). Preventing Violence in Our Schools and Beyond. Moderator for the T. Marc Futter Program for Ethics in Leadership and Integrity in Action Lecture Series Panel Discussion.
Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education
New England Educational Research Organization