Maria Agnew


Associate Professor

BA, Holy Family University
MS, Lasalle University
PhD, Temple University

Courses Taught

Autism Endorsement Courses
Foundations in Inclusive Education
Positive Management Strategies

Teaching Focus or Philosophy

My teaching focus centers on the philosophy of universal design. Education should be available to students of all ability levels. It is our job as teachers to teach students how they learn and not to expect students to learn the way we teach.


McElrath,K., Agnew, M., Bloh, C. and Axelrod,S. (2007). Behavioral Interventions

Additional Info

I have over 25 years experience in the field of autism and in working with individuals with severe behavioral disorders. I am also a board certified behavior analyst.

Maria Agnew
Office: 225 ETC
Phone: 267-341-3590