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Tamara Sewell

Clinical Assistant Professor in the Steinhardt Teaching Residency Program, Students with Disabilities Content Mentor, New York City Residency Director

Teaching and Learning

Tamara Sewell studies special education teacher preparation practices in early childhood through secondary education. She has served as a special education teacher, program director, IFSP/IEP service coordinator, and teacher educator. Sewell has published her work in Early Childhood Education Journal, Tennessee’s Children, and a chapter titled, “Considering social justice and picture books,” in Social Justice and Education: Navigating Stormy Waters (Cummings & Hathaway, 2010). She has served as an assistant professor of early childhood special education at Adelphi University and an instructor at Bank Street College.


Special Education

Learn to develop child-centered educational environments for students of all abilities and gain firsthand teaching experience with diverse student populations.