Mary E. Shea, Ph.D.

Mary E. Shea, Ph.D.
Buffalo, NY
United States

Professor, Director of Graduate Literacy Programs
Canisius College
"I regularly introduce graduate students to ReadWriteThink if they haven’t already found this site. They never fail to discover a wealth of exemplary lessons that help them plan for meaningful, differentiated instruction using quality web-based text."

Dr. Shea is a professor and director of the graduate literacy programs at Canisius College. She teaches courses in the on-campus and online literacy master's programs. Mary has extensive experience as a classroom teacher, reading specialist, and district language arts coordinator. She presents workshops at state and national conferences and conducts in-service staff development programs. She has written texts for Scholastic, Heinemann, and Routledge as well as lesson plans for Carus Publishers.