Cassie Hunt is a Doctoral Candidate in the Department of Special Education at the University of Kansas. Her research interests pertain to Universal Design for Learning and the development of an implementation fidelity tool. Outside of her studies, she works as a Graduate Research Assistant and provides assistance to Dr. James Basham within the Instructional Design, Technology, and Innovation specialization.
Prior to starting her doctoral studies, she was an ED special education teacher and girls’ basketball coach in the Kansas City Kansas Public School District. She has experience teaching in a rural, suburban, urban charter, and urban public schools. Prior to teaching, I earned my Bachelors in Communication Disorders and my Masters in Special Education at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri; where I also played women’s basketball.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, playing league basketball, reading, and playing with her dogs, Tucker and Lily.
Advisor: Dr. James Basham