Dr. Natalie Allen Williams is a professor in Teacher Education and co-director of the CAPES! (Children’s Adaptive Physical Education Society) program at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. She was selected as the recipient of the 2018–2019 Presidential Teaching Excellence Award at Weber State University. Dr. Williams received her Ph.D. in Special Education and Applied Behavior Analysis at The Ohio State University in 2005. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Utah State University and the University of Utah, respectively, and has worked at both the state and district levels supporting students with behavior disorders in a variety of school settings. She worked on Utah’s BEST (Behavioral and Educational Strategies for Teachers) project from 1998–2001. Her interests include supporting students with behavior disorders in the classroom both academically and socially.
Universal tools to craft the climate and culture of the whole school.
Tools to help teachers make a positive impact with all of their students.
Individualized interventions to support students with the greatest need.
Tools to develop and enhance explicit instruction across the curriculum and intervention programs to improve reading achievement.