Faculty & Staff

Norma Lopez-Reyna, PhD

Associate Professor

Norma Lopez-Reyna specializes in assessment and instruction of students with disabilities and who are English Language Learners, in parental involvement in their children's learning, and bilingual special education teacher education. She is director of the UIC Education Assessment Clinic , which provides services for children aged 5-18 who are experiencing learning difficulties; and she is also the director of theMonarch Center , which provides grantsmanship and program improvement & development services to special education faculty at HBCUs and minority institutions of higher learning. 

Education

1990 - PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara, Policy Analysis in Special Education
1982 - MEd, University of California, Santa Barbara, Counseling and School Psychology

Research & Teaching Interests

Lopez-Reyna specializes in assessment and instruction of students with disabilities and who are English Language Learners, in parental involvement in their children's learning, and bilingual special education teacher education. She is director of the UIC Education Assessment Clinic , which provides services for children aged 5-18 who are experiencing learning difficulties; and she is also the director of the Monarch Center, which provides grantsmanship and program improvement & development services to special education faculty at HBCUs and minority institutions of higher learning.