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Norma Lopez-Reyna, PhD

Associate Professor of Special Education

Special Education


Building & Room:

3416 ETMSW


1040 W. Harrison St. (M/C 147), Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-4526



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. Lopez-Reyna directed the Monarch Center, which provided grantsmanship and program improvement & development services to special education faculty at HBCUs and minority institutions of higher learning.


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