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Selected Grants

Basham, James, (Principal), Smith, Sean J, (Co-Principal), Deshler, Don, (Co-Principal), Project Validate Educational Research in Fundamental Innovation: Universal Design for Learnin, Investment in Innovation Fund, US Department of Education., Submitted 06/21/2014 . Federal. Status: Not Funded.

Basham, James, (Principal), Smith, Sean J, (Co-Principal), Traverse, Jason, (Co-Principal), Develop Responsive, Innovative, and Visionary Educator, Office of Special Education Program’s Leadership Competition, US Department of Education., $800,000, Submitted 11/01/2014 (05/01/2015 - 12/31/2020) . Federal. Status: Funded.

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Special Education - Technology Integration, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 1997
  • M.Ed., Special Education Technology, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, 1994
  • B.A., History/Secondary Education, Providence College, Providence, RI, 1988

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