Dr. Deborah Farina
Associate Director of Field Experience, MAT
Director of Student Teaching Internship

Office:  McMurran Hall, 255
Phone:  (757) 594-7538
Email:   dfarina@cnu.edu

B.A. College of William and Mary
M.Ed. University of Virginia
Ed.D. College of William and Mary

Research Interests:

The role of reflection in promoting professional expertise

Using personal story writing as a reflective tool

PK-12 Teaching Experience:
Over 15 years in Virginia public schools, teaching English, creative writing, special education, and gifted education, as well as positions as English/Language Arts coordinator and curriculum specialist.