College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

M.A., The University of Connecticut

Contact Information

Send email to Judith (Judy) Stockton

Phone: (703) 993-4496
Fax: (703) 993-4497
Email: jstockt1 (

Judith (Judy) Stockton's website

George Mason University
Fairfax Campus
Krug Hall 211F
4400 University Dr.
MS 1F2
Fairfax, VA 22030


Judy is a Curriculum and Instruction Coordinator for the VDOE Region 4 Training and Technical Assistance Center (T/TAC) at GMU. She is a member of the Standards-based IEP and SOL Enhanced Scope and Sequence PLUS (ESS+) State-directed  Projects and also serves on Academic and Instructional Review Teams.  She is also a member of the Math Instruction networking group.  Judy received her B.S. in Educational Psychology with a cross-categorical endorsement in Special Education, K-12 from the University of Connecticut. In addition, she received her M.A. in Special Education from the University of Connecticut, with a focus on Learning Disabilities. Prior to working at T/TAC, Judy taught in public schools in Connecticut, as well as, in Prince William and Fairfax Counties. She has extensive teaching experience working with students with disabilities across a variety of instructional settings, including as a co-teacher in inclusive schools.  Judy has also worked with graduate student interns as a university supervisor.

Research Interests

  • Collaboration and co-teaching practices
  • Inclusive educational practices
  • Differentiating instruction
  • Mathematics instruction

Recent Publications

  • The Paraprofessional Press - Summertime R & R:  Roles & Responsibilities, TTAC Telegram, April/May 2012
  • Guidance  Document: Standards-based Individualized Education Program (IEP) (participated in development & review), Virginia Department of Education, February 2011
  • Developing and Implementing Standards-based IEPs:  A Partnership and an Opportunity, (with Nikki Miller), TTAC Telegram, April/May 2011
  • The Paraprofessional Press - Assistive Technology: A Brief Overview, TTAC Telegram, November/December 2010
  • Algebra-It's Elementary, TTAC Telegram, November/December 2009
  • Write this Way - Welcome to Math Class, TTAC Telegram, April/May 2009
  • Access for Everyone, TTAC Telegram, November/December 2007
  • Stepping Stones to Success II Collaboration: Working Together for All Students (reader and editor), Virginia Department of Education, September 2007
  • SOL Enhanced PLUS - Lesson Differentiation at your Fingertips! (with Clare Talbert), T/TAC Link Lines (The College of William & Mary), May-June 2007
  • SOL Enhanced PLUS - Lesson Differentiation at your Fingertips! (with Clare Talbert), TTAC Telegram (GMU), April/May 2007

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