Educational BackgroundPh.D., Educational Psychology, University of Georgia, 1984
Professional BackgroundDr. Rafoth is an educational and school psychologist and holds teacher education certification in Social Studies, English, and Psychology. She has been employed as a classroom teacher, school psychologist, and coordinator of psychological services, university professor, department chairperson and dean.
Area of Expertise/ResearchEarly childhood, early indicators of learning disabilities, early literacy acquisition, learning strategies and metacognition, academic intervention and prevention of academic failure, use of retention in grade