(faculty)
Work HENZ 211B
Lincoln NE 68588-0355
US
Work 402-472-2231 On-campus 2-2231

Education

  • Other, Paducah Community College, 1990
  • BS, University of Mississippi, 1994
  • Other, Murray State University , 2001
  • Ph D, Arizona State University, 2012

Courses

  • TEAC 315, TCHNG SCI ELEM SCH, Fall 2011

Publications and Other Intellectual Contributions

  • Bringing content into induction programs: Examples from science, Past, present, and future research on induction: An anthology for researchers, policy makers, and practitioners
  • Beginning secondary science teacher induction: A two-year mixed methods study, Journal of Research in Science Teaching, December 2011
  • Do you hear what I hear?, Science & Children, February 2014
  • Teacher's Toolkit: Bridging the Three Dimensions of the NGSS Using the Nature of Science, Teacher's Toolkit: Bridging the Three Dimensions of the NGSS Using the Nature of Science, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2015

Research & Grants

  • Properties of Matter- Pirate Adventure (Version 1.0.1) [Mobile Application Software]
  • ELEMENTS Elementary Teachers of Science: A Study of Pre-K - 4th Grade Teachers' Knowledge of Teaching and Learning, Internal, January 2014
  • MRSEC NSF Seed Grant/DMR-1420645/Development of K-5 Students and Preservice Elementary Teachers’ Knowledge of Nanoscience , National Science Foundation, November 2014

Awards & Honors

  • Journal of Research in Science Teaching Award , National Association for Research in Science Teaching , 2012
  • National Board Teacher Re-Certification, National Board Teacher Certification, 2015