Mark Frizzell, Ph.D.

Mark Frizzell, Ph.D.

Professor

Dr. Frizzell has twenty-five years experience in the field of Public School Education, as a Certified Technology Teacher and Secondary School Administrator.  He served as a Program Director at a Regional Education Service Center (RESC) and two Psychiatric Partial Hospitalization Programs.  Throughout his career, due to his desire to teach, Dr. Frizzell was a Higher Education Adjunct Faculty Member at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Courses taught included:  History of Special Education, The Exceptional Learner, Children on the Autism Spectrum, Methods of Early Childhood Education, and Child Development. Dr. Frizzell retired as a Chief Warrant Officer 4 in 2005 with thirty years of service in the United States Marine Corps Reserve.  

Degrees and Certifications

    • Ph.D., Special Education, University of Connecticut, Storrs (1986)
    • MS Education, Curriculum and Administration, Fitchburg State College (1982)
    • BS Industrial Arts Education, Fitchburg State College (1980)

Teaching Responsibilities

    • ED 569 Education of Special Needs Students
    • EDL 626 Assessment and Evaluation of Learning
    • EDL 654 Leadership:  Contemporary Educational Problems

Research Interests and Grants

    • Early Childhood Education and Early Intervention Initiatives for Exceptional Learner and their potential impact on secondary and post-secondary school success.

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Teacher Education
    Griswold Campus
    Isabelle Farrington College of Education
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