Dr. Whitney Rapp
Title: Associate Dean, School of Education; Associate Professor
Office: RCW 205A
Phone: (585) 899-3813
Education: Ph.D. Special Education, Michigan State University
M.A. Special Education, Michigan State University
B.A., SUNY Potsdam
Dr. Rapp is the Associate Dean of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education and an Associate Professor. She earned her PhD in Special Education from Michigan State University in 1997. Dr. Rapp also holds a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education and Psychology from SUNY Potsdam and a Masters degree in Special Education from Michigan State. Dr. Rapp has teaching experience in several grade levels, in both inclusive and specialized settings. Her teaching and research focus on the areas of disability awareness, inclusive education, classroom management through community building, and support strategies for learners with neurologically-based differences.