Thompson Whaley, Kathy

Kathy Thompson Whaley

Kathy Thompson Whaley is a Technical Assistance Specialist for the Early Childhood TA Center (ECTA). She is the co-leader of the ECTA Inclusion Team and has been actively engaged in providing technical assistance and leadership in a variety of early childhood inclusion initiatives, providing extensive supports to state-level interagency teams to improve inclusive practices.  Currently, she co-facilitates the IDEA Early Childhood Inclusion Learning Community and the national technical assistance Early Learning Consortium.

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Technical Assistance Specialist


Early Childhood Technical Assistance (ECTA) Center

Primary Role: 

Training/TA Provider/Consultant/Faculty

Primary Affiliation: 

Institute of Higher Education