FPG Child Development Institute,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.I.N.D. Institute,
University of California at Davis
Waisman Center,
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Kate Szidon, M.S.
Content Specialist
Kate Szidon, M.S.
Office Number : 608.262.9445
Fax :
Ellen Franzone, M.S.
Linda Tuchman, Ph.D.
Tracy Henning
Julie Schears
Waisman Center
Kate Szidon is with the National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorders at the Waisman Center. She earned her M.S. in Special Education at the University of Oregon through a specialized training program in Transition. Prior to this, she spent twelve years teaching in the state of Oregon. Her experiences in special education include providing technical assistance and support to a medium-sized school district in Albany, Oregon. She also was a special education teacher in a variety of settings and roles including High School Transition Coordinator, Autism Teacher for both elementary and middle school, and Reading and Math Support Teacher for all levels of school-age students. Kate's work interests are program development in autism, Transition, Applied Behavior Analysis, and Functional Behavior Assessment.