Improving Systems, Practices and Outcomes

Staff Bio

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Evelyn Shaw, MEd FPG Child Development Institute, UNC-Chapel Hill

Evelyn Shaw has 32 years experience in research, demonstration, and TA in autism and early childhood special education. As a TA Specialist at NECTAC (22 years) she has provided TA to C/619, specializing in early identification, including WWW: CAPTA, and ASD. For 5 years she has divided her time between NECTAC and WWW: NPDC-ASD and other national autism research and TA projects. She has co-developed: evidence-based practice (EBP) modules, a program quality tool, coaching manual, and a state application process for partner states; and, provided TA, training, and coaching to states' model and expansion sites.

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

  • CB 8040
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040
  • phone: 919.962.2001
  • fax: 919.966.7463
  • email:

The ECTA Center is a program of the FPG Child Development Institute of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, funded through cooperative agreement number H326P120002 from the Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education. Opinions expressed herein do not necessarily represent the Department of Education's position or policy.

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