Degrees and Certifications:
Hello! My name is Lori Koeppel and I am a Special Education Teacher here at Kirkwood. I have been a teacher at Kirkwood for 8 years. I attended undergrad and graduate school at the University of Iowa with a degree in Elementary Special Education and a master's degree in Instructional Strategist II: Behavior Disorder/Learning Disabilities.
We facilitate appropriate education for students with diverse learning needs and abilities; this is accomplished through collaboration with general education teachers and families to provide specially designed instruction for each individual child.