Lena Nuccio, Ph.D.

Dr. Lena Nuccio-LeeAssistant Professor of Professional Practice
Elementary Education Coordinator  


Office: 342K Bicentennial Education Center
Phone: 504-280-6655
E-mail: nuccio.lee@uno.edu


Educational Background:
Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi
M.S., Elementary School Counseling, Loyola University, New Orleans
B.A., Elementary Education, The University of New Orleans

Dr. Lena Nuccio is an Assistant Professor of Professional Practice in the Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education (CISE). She is certified in grades PreK-8, and she taught elementary school for eight years in the Jefferson Parish Public School System. She earned her BA in Elementary Education from the University of New Orleans, a MS in Elementary School Counseling, from Loyola, New Orleans, and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Southern Mississippi. She teaches Classroom Management, Principles of Teaching, Learning and Assessment, Child and Adolescent Development and supervises Student Teachers and Interns in the field. Her expertise is Classroom Management, and she has been featured in articles written by Harry and Rosemary Wong on Teachers.net (see links below).

External Links

Article: Effective Teaching, by Harry and Rosemary Wong (December 2006)
Resource: The First Days at School - Procedures at Home, by Harry and Rosemary Wong
Article: Planning, Planning, Planning, by Harry and Rosemary Wong (2013)