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Educational Leadership and Human Development

Lovinger Building, Room 4101
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4341
Office Manager: Barb Hicks


Rush, Sherry

Ms. Sherry Rush

Instructor in Special Education


Education Degrees

BS. University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1968: Elementary Education, Minor in Sociology
M Ed, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, 1976; Curriculum and Instruction, Specialization in Early Childhood Education

Missouri Education Certifications

Elementary Education
Learning Disabilities
Special Education Administration

Professional Experiences

Instructor, 2008-; University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO
Adjunct Instructor, 2004-2008; University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO
Educational Consultant and Paralegal, 2004-2008; Spencer Fane Britt and Browne, KC, MO
Director of Special Services, 1998-2004; Center School District, KC, MO
Director of Special Services, 1996-1998; Parkhill School District, KC, MO
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Division of Special Education, 1984-1996;  positions held,  Area Supervisor, Assistant Director, Director of Special Education School Improvement

Classes Regularly Taught

EDSP 2100, Education of the Exceptional Child
EDSP 4150, Career Development for Students with Disabilities
EDSP 4700, IEP and the Law

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