Marcus Copeland

Former Paraprofessional Discovers Passion for Special Education

Before discovering his passion for teaching special education, Marcus Copeland – an alumni of the Master of Education in Special Education, NET-Q program in the Department of Educational Psychology, Special Education, and Communication Disorders – served his country for six years in the Army, worked in corporate for a major communications company, parked cars as a valet, and taught kindergarten as a paraprofessional.

Learn more about Marcus’ journey to becoming a special education teacher in this episode of the UrbanEd Podcast.