College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

Dr. Kimberly M. Sopko
Ed.D., George Washington University
Instructor
Early Childhood Education
Special Education

Contact Information

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Phone: (703) 993-3617
Fax: This information is not available
Email: ksopko (@gmu.edu)

George Mason University
Fairfax Campus
Thompson Hall 1250
4400 University Dr.
MS 4C2
Fairfax, VA 22030

Recent Publications

Sopko, K.M. & LaRocco, D.J. (2018). Leading and growing in a culture of reciprocal trust. Young Exceptional Children.21(3), 63-75. doi. 10.1177/1096250615621361

LaRocco, D.J. & Sopko, K.M. (2017). Your H.E.R.O.—Thriving as an early intervention/early childhood special education professional. Young Exceptional Children. 20(4), 179-190. doi: 10.1177/1096250615621360.

Bruns, D.A., LaRocco, D.J, Sopko, K.M. & Sharp, O. (2017). Leadership Competencies in U.S. Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education Service Systems: A National Survey.  Infants and Young Children, 30 (4), p. 304-319.

LaRocco, D.J., Sopko, K.M., Bruns, D.A., & Gupta, S.S. (2014). Voices from the field: A national early childhood leadership summit. Young Exceptional Children. 17(4), 28-30. doi: 10.1177/1096250614544226

LaRocco, D.J., Bruns, D.A., Gupta, S.S., & Sopko, K.M. (2014). National early childhood special education leadership summit: Final Report February 2014. Retrieved from http://www.hartford.edu/enhp/content/pdf/cphep/ecse.pdf

Virginia Early Childhood Policy Center. *contributing author (2014) The State of Early Childhood in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Norfolk, VA: Old Dominion University Virginia Early Childhood Policy Center. Retrieved from https://www.odu.edu/education/research/vecpc/publications

Sopko, K.M, (2013). Parentally placed private school students with disabilities. Communication Disorders Quarterly, 35, pp. 28-38. Retrieved from http://cdq.sagepub.com/content/35/1/28.citation

Sopko, K.M. (2010). Preparation for postsecondary life for students with disabilities. Alexandria, VA: Project Forum at NASDSE.

Sopko, K.M. (2010). Workforce preparation to serve children who receive Part C services. Alexandria, VA: Project Forum at NASDSE. 

Burdette, P. & Sopko, K.M. (2010). Coordinated early intervening services: Programs in local education agencies that are required to withhold IDEA funds. Alexandria, VA: Project Forum at NASDSE.

Sopko, K.M. (2009). Universal design for learning policy challenges and recommendations. In D.T. Gordon, J.W. Gravel, & L.A. Schifter (Eds). A Policy Reader in Universal Design for Learning (pp. 109-126). Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education Press.

Sopko, K.M. (2009). Universal design for learning implementation in six local education agencies. In D.T. Gordon, J.W. Gravel, & L.A. Schifter (Eds). A Policy Reader in Universal Design for Learning (pp. 93-108). Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education Press.

Sopko, K.M. (2009). Early childhood mental health services: Four state case studies. Alexandria, VA: Project Forum at NASDSE.

 

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