Application for Elementary Language Arts

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Application Attachment 5

Instructional Faculty

 

Institution:

  Lake Superior State University

 

Date:

November 2009

 

Specialty Program:

  Elementary Language Arts

 

Certification/Endorsement CODE:

  BX

 

Please include all faculty teaching the courses shown on the Summary of Course Requirements for Specialty Program (Application Attachment 3), including those who may be temporary or non-tenure stream. 

Courses

Faculty Member

Highest

Degree in this Specialty Area, Indicating

Study Focus and Research Area

Professional Development Experience in the Last

3 Years

Familiarity with

K-12 Curriculum

Framework and

MEAP Assessment

Special Awards and Recognition

P-12 
Collaborative Work

ENGL  180, 221, 231-2, 340

 

  Eric Gadzinski

 Ph.D Modern and Contemporary American Literature

articles, conference papers, poetry

  Some

 

Substitute grade 6, 8 Language Arts experience, presentation at regional ISD conference

ENGL 180, 221, 231-2, 320, 340 

James Zukowski

 Ph.D. Rhetoric and Composition, MFA Creative Writing

 

 articles, conference papers, poetry

 

  N/A

 

  N/A

 ENGL 180, 340

Susanne Thomas

 Ph.D. Medieval Literature

 Conference papers

  N/A

 

Presentation at regional ISD conference

ENGL 180, 236, 340

 Mary Been

 Ph.D. Feminist Theory/Victorian Literature

  Conference papers

 N/A

 

  N/A

ENGL 180, 231-2, 335, 340

Chad Barbour

Ph. D. Early American Literature, Children’s Literature

Articles, conference papers

N/A

 

Presentation at regional ISD conference

ENGL 180, 221

 

Julie Barbour

MFA Creative Writing

Fiction, poetry

N/A

 

N/A

ENGL 180, 221

Jillena Rose

MFA Creative Writing

Poetry

N/A

 

N/A

ENGL 222

Shirley Smart

MA Developmental Reading and Writing

Conferences on pedagogy

N/A

 

N/A

 ENGL 180, 340

  Polly Fields

 Ph.D. Rennaissance Literature

  Articles, conference papers

N/A

 

N/A

COMM 225

George Denger

Ph.D. Communication

Conference papers

N/A

 

N/A

COMM 225

Krista Belanger

Ph.D. Communication

Conference papers

N/A

 

N/A

COMM 225, THEA 309

Gary Balfantz

Ph.D. Communication & Drama, with focus in Perfomance Studies and Storytelling.

Attended and Participated in the National Communication Association Conference at Regional Performance Festivals for the last 3 years.

Will Conduct a Work Shop on October 16, 2009, for Easter Upper Peninsula Intermediate School District.

 Dean of Arts, Letters and Social Sciences. Associate Editor of Text & Perfomance Quarterly. Member of National Review Board for Perfomance Studies of NCA.

Annually works with Sault Area High School, Superior Festival (Fall), Advising Summer Theatre Intern-Summer of 2006, 2007, 2009.

CHLD 420 Shirley Schoenemann M.A.T. Early Childhood Education, Post-graduate work in Children’s Literature and Reading Conferences: NAEYC-National Conference, Chicago (2007), Bev Bos: Early Childhood Mini-Conference NMU (2008), Infant-Mental Health Conference, Univerisity of Michigan (2009) N/A Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers (2005-2006) Supervision of Student Interns in ZA program.
EDUC 411 Cecile Somme Ph.D.  Educational Administration with Ontario Specialist credential in special education Attendance at EUPISD Teacher Conferences, 2006-2008, attendance a ASCD conference in 2008 Training through EUPISD, taught UG courses in language arts and science methods for elementary teachers Worked with Nippissing University on Principals Qualification Course Supervision of student teachers
EDUC 330 Guidi Yang Ph.D. in Reading Educational, M.A. in English Language Teaching

Publication, Preservice Teachers’ Knowledge Development in Reading Instruction (2006),

Presentations: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters Annual Meetings, Western Michigan University (2008), LSSU Faculty Forum (2007), Michigan Reading Association Conference in Detroit (2006).
General Knowledge Mark Diamond Research Fund, The State University of New York at Buffalo (2002), Program Development in Extensive Reading (1992), Computer-aided Fast Reading in English (1989), Outstanding University Teacher , Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Higher Education, China (1991), Outstanding Teacher, China (1989), Outstanding Teacher, China (1987), Outstanding Teacher, China (1983) N/A