Professor, Special Education
At Curry Since 1975
Cohen served as director of teacher education for 16 years before stepping down in 2012. She currently sits on the board of directors of the Teacher Education Accreditation Council and chairs its Accreditation Committee. She is also on the board of directors of the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation and co-chairs the Committee on International Accreditation of Teacher Education.
Last year, she developed the Curry-Belfast teacher education program with the Stranmillis University College of Education of Queens University in Northern Ireland. In fall 2013 she will accompany 14 teachers overseas for a semester of student teaching in Belfast schools. She also oversees the off-Grounds courses in professional studies, special education, and English language learners.