I am an Assistant Professor of Science Education at Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi.Â I teach introductory biology and geoscience courses in addition to methods of teaching elementary and secondary science.
My primary research interests have made a slight shift from the Nature of Science explicitly to socioscientific issues where I study preservice teacher's perceptions of climate change.
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Conference Presentations (5)
Supporting Student Decision-Making Skills: An Application of Fidelity of Implementation part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2023:Program:Poster Sessions:Friday Poster Session
Students will undoubtedly have to participate in making decisions about complex scientific issues for their entire lives. Education reform documents such as Vision and Change in the Geosciences: The Future of ...
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Writing Retreat part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2023:Program:Writing Retreat
The design of this retreat uses Lave and Wenger's (1991) community of practice theory to create a structured retreat for sustained writing. Participants will engage in dedicated writing time with the purpose ...
Pacific Northwest Section, Geoscience Education Research Division
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Teaching with Augmented and Virtual Reality Interest
Ocean Sustainability Interest Group
EER 2020 Activity Reviewers
NAGT Webinar Series Interest
Workshop Participant (20 workshops)
July 2021 EER 2020 Science Communication
July 2020 EER 2020 Preparing for an Academic Career