Program Director, Associate Professor of Education
Special Education (M.A.), Graduate School
Started at Bethel
- St. Cloud State University - B.S., 1996
- Bethel University - M.Ed. in Special Education, 2005
- Bethel University - Ed.D. in Special Education Administration, 2013
Areas of expertise
Dr. Bonawitz researched disabilities amidst world religions for her doctoral work. Other research areas include Finnish SpEd, collaboration with general and special education, and transformational teacher preparation. Her special education teaching specialties include history, legal issues, mild-moderate disabilities, consultation, collaboration.