Loretta Hayslip

Loretta Hayslip is a doctoral student in the Department of Special Education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She spent six years as a preschool special education teacher before beginning the doctoral program. This experience led her to focus on early childhood special education with a special interest in inclusive practices for preschool programs.

Dr. Emily Dorsey Emily Dorsey

Dr. Emily Dorsey is project director of the Illinois Early Learning Project. She earned a Ph.D. in special education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2015. She has worked as an early childhood special education teacher, an educational consultant, and most recently as a faculty member at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Biography current as of 3/2020