Tracey A. West

Tracey A. West
Tracey A. West
Senior Technical Assistance Specialist
Sheryl-Mar North, Room 278
Campus Box 8040
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040

Tracey West, PhD, is an Advanced Technical Assistance Specialist at Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her research and professional interests focus on the areas of inclusion, early childhood, and professional development. She is principal investigator for Supporting Change and Reform in Pre-Service Teaching in North Carolina (SCRIPT-NC), a project partnering with community college faculty in NC to enhance their program of studies in order to better prepare early childhood professionals to work with children with disabilities as well as those who are culturally and linguistically diverse. Tracey previously coordinated the National Professional Development Center on Inclusion (NPDCI), a national center focused on promoting cross-agency state systems of high quality professional development (PD) to support inclusion.

Areas of Expertise:
Professional Development
Evidence-Based Practices
Curriculum Vitae:
• PhD, Early Childhood, Families and Literacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
• MA, Early Intervention and Family Support, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill