Eastern Michigan University
Faculty Fellow, Honors College
Phone: (734) 487-0341
Ed.D. Ball State University - Special Education and Reading
M.S. Marquette University - Communication Disorders
B.S. Western Michigan University -Speech Pathology and Audiology and Elementary Education
Dr. Kraai has extensive experience working in PK-12 schools as a speech-language pathologist, special education teacher, and special education administrator and professor in higher education in four different states. Her current research interests include metacognition and learning disabilities, disabilities and faith communities and academic service learning with people with disabilities. She has presented nationally and statewide on these topics. She has been the recipient of the Provost's New Faculty Research Award (2013); Academic Service Learning Grant (2013), College of Education Innovative Teaching Award (2013), and Academic Service Learning Fellow (2012). Her latest collaborative book project is called: Introduction to Inclusion in a Diverse Society.