Alexandra Da Fonte, Ph.D.

(615) 322-8898

304D One Magnolia Circle

Alexandra Da Fonte, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of the Practice, Department of Special Education

VKC Member

Overview of Interests

Alexandra Da Fonte's research focuses on understanding the communication abilities of students with severe and multiple disabilities, and evaluating augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) strategies to increase the communicative and participation opportunities of students with low-incidence disabilities.

The Promise of Discovery Podcast: "Training for special education teachers in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC)"
VKC Notables: "Leading the Vanguard: Alexandra Da Fonte"