Nickie Coomer

Email:
mncoomer@iupui.edu
Major:
Urban Education Studies / Sociology
Hometown:
Dayton, OH

Education

Miami University, B.S. in Special Education

University of Cincinnati, M.Ed. in School Counseling

Biography

Before entering UES, I taught for ten years as a special educator. I am currently a graduate assistant at the Great Lakes Equity Center. My research interests include trauma-informed practices in education, particularly as they relate to special ed.

Research Interests

  • Trauma-Informed Teaching

  • Teacher role socialization

  • Cultural/Historical Activity Theory

  • Relational-Cultural Theory