Rita Buchoff, Ed.D.
Program: English Language Arts Education, Elementary Education
Department: School of Teaching, Learning, and Leadership
Rita Buchoff received her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida and her master's degree from Florida Atlantic University. She taught elementary school in Brevard County until leaving to earn her Doctorate from the University of Florida in 1980. Rita has been at the University of Central Florida since 1983. First, she did adjunct work and then was hired as a full time instructor in 1989. Her areas of specialization include children's literature and language arts in addition to supervising junior and senior year interns.