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Diana Black Kennedy

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DIANA KENNEDY, MA, is a board-certified educational therapist with more than 20 years’ experience as a teacher specializing in math, reading, writing, autism spectrum disorder, and dyslexia. Through Mindspark Custom Learning Solutions she offers neurodiverse children of all ages one-on-one, personalized instruction using multi-sensory, research-based techniques in a caring and relaxed environment. Kennedy has a bachelor’s degree in Speech, Comparative Literature and Radio, Television, Film, a master’s degree in English Literature from Indiana University, Bloomington, and a master’s degree in Education from UC Berkeley. She also has a certificate in Educational Therapy from UCSC Silicon Valley Extension and a Professional Clear Multiple Subjects/ Cross-cultural Language and Academic Development (CLAD) Certificate from UC Berkeley.

Associated Program(s)
Educational Therapy

Diana Black Kennedy's courses currently open for enrollment

Educational Therapy: Structured Literacy I

Start Date End Date Quarter Units Location Cost
06-17-2023 09-02-2023 3.0 Online $640.00 Enroll

What students are saying

"Diana is a fabulous instructor and is always willing to share her insights and make sure course content is adapted to everyone's needs. She is approachable and willing to help you have a thorough understanding of the content without judgment."
— Jasleen Kaur Monga Learning Specialist | Educational Therapist
Jasleen Kaur Monga
"Diana is a compassionate and encouraging instructor, her wealth of knowledge is only exceeded by her obvious love of the work she does and the students and families she supports. Her literacy course stands out as a wonderful learning experience."
— Lisa M. Barratt Educational Therapist
Lisa M. Barratt
"Diana's knowledge is incredible, and her willingness to share it all is an integral part of her contribution to the field of Educational Therapy. One couldn't ask for better guidance or teaching."
— Sharon Barkan, MA, ET/P Educational Therapist
Sharon Barkan, MA, ET/P