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About Beth E Ackerman

Dr. Beth Ackerman’s passion for children with disabilities is evident in her professional career and studies. Her master’s degree is in Special Education from Lynchburg College. She has a postgraduate professional license from the Virginia Department of Education which endorses her to teach elementary education K-8, learning disabilities, emotional disabilities, intellectual disabilities, and administration and supervision K-12. Her doctorate degree is in Administration and Supervision from the University of Virginia.
She has taught students with disabilities for three years before becoming a principal for 6 years at a private day school for students with emotional and behavioral disabilities. She has over a decade of experience in working with children with learning disabilities, intellectual disabilies, and emotional disabilities as a behavior specialist, family support provider, teacher, and administrator. She currently teaches undergraduate and graduate level special education courses at Liberty University.


Present Chair, Special Education and Professor of Education, Liberty University School of Education

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Beth Ackerman
Assistant Professor
Liberty University
School of Education
Liberty University
1971 University Drive
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
PHONE: 434-582-2709


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