/ University of Central Florida
Dr. Mary E. Little is a Professor and Program Coordinator in Exceptional Student Education at UCF. Dr. Little has received more than $19 million in external funding for research and development from federal and state agencies and foundations including the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences and OSEP. Currently, she serves as Co-Principal Investigator for Intensive Interventions, a federally-funded research and development project through OSEP. The purpose of this project is to identify and develop educators to implement interventions in reading and mathematics that will improve K–12 student learning—especially in diverse, urban schools—in collaboration with NCII.