Kinsey Wright

Clinical Instructor of Special Education, Program Director of Special Education (Master's programs)
Department of Counseling, Psychology, and Special Education

103D Canevin Hall
Phone: 412.396.5714


Ed.S., Special Education, Purdue University, 2012
M.A., Special Education, Muskingum University, 2007
B.A., Early Childhood Education, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, 2003
Research Interests

Pre-service teacher education

Repurposing technology as assistive technology


Bouck, E.C., Shurr, J., Tom, K., Jasper, A. D., Bassette, L., Miller, B., & Flanagan, S. M. (2012). Fix it with TAPE: Repurposing technology to be assistive technology for students with high-incidence disabilities. Preventing School Failure: Alternative Education for Children and Youth, 56, 121-128.

Kercood, S., Zentall, S. S., Arnold, M. E., & Tom-Wright, K. (2012). Attentional cuing in math word problems for girls at-risk for ADHD and their peers. Contemporary Educational Psychology, 37, 106-112.

Miller, B., Flanagan, S., Tom, K. Shurr, J., Jasper, A., Bassette, L., et al. (2012). Repurposing technology: Finding an educational purpose for daily technology. DADD Express, 23, 1-2.

Taber-Doughty, T., Bouck, E. C., Tom, K., Jasper, A. D., Flanagan, S. M., & Bassette, L. (2011). Video modeling and prompting: A comparison of two strategies for teaching cooking skills to students with mild intellectual disabilities. Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 46, 499-513.

Professional Affiliations

Council for Exceptional Children