PACE Event

PACE Webinar Series on Special Education

Building Capacity to Teach Students with Disabilities

This webinar was the second in a three-part webinar series on special education featuring new research on the status of special education in California and paths forward for organizing schools to better support students with disabilities. This webinar covered Universally Designed Teaching, Teacher Preparation, Teacher Shortages, and Teacher Development.

The presenters in this webinar included the following: 

  • Rachel Lambert, Assistant Professor in Special Education and Mathematics Education, Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UC Santa Barbara
  • Jacob Kirksey, PhD Candidate, Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UC Santa Barbara
  • Naomi Ondrasek, Senior Researcher and Policy Advisor, Learning Policy Institute
  • Aubyn Stahmer, Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis

The webinar was moderated by Jeannie Myung, Director of Policy Research at PACE.