Dean of Education, Christian Ministries, and Communications, Director of Caps and Gs Writing
Started at Bethel
- University of Minnesota - Ph.D., 1996
- Fort Hays State University - Master's of Arts in English, 1984
- University of Missouri-Columbia - BS.Ed., 1980
EDU311: Middle School Methods
EDU201: Introduction to Education
EDUC600: Explorations in K-12 Literature
EDUC665: Content Area Literacy
EDUC610: Writing Instruction and Literacy Practices
EDUC674: Methods of Teaching Language Arts, 5-12
EDUC770: Student Teaching
EDUC650: Portfolio and licensure
EDUC614: Educational Research
EDUC752: Conducting Action Research
GES110: College Writing
ENL200: Juvenile Literature
PPDS111: College Prep Reading and Writing
RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
(2015, July). The Passport into Academia: Academic Language. Presentation. Christian Higher
Education Association. Minneapolis, Minnesota.
(2014, July). Establishing WAC that faculty want. Presentation. Christian Higher Education
Association. Indianapolis, Indiana.
(2013, April). Teaching Informative Reading Strategies: Plus*. Presentation. Minnesota Council
Teachers of English. Bloomington, Minnesota.
(2012, December). Academic Language: Vocabulary Plus. Presentation. Minnesota Middle School
Association Conference. Bloomington, Minnesota.
(2012, November). Secondary academic language: Vocabulary and beyond. Presentation. Fall
Congress. Minnesota Association for Colleges of Teacher Education. Minneapolis, Minnesota.
(September 2012). Book review for Journal of Education and Christian Belief. Wong, M.S. &
Canagarajah, S. (2009) Christian and critical English language educators in dialogue. New York: Routledge.
(2012). Academic language: Beginning the conversation. Minnesota Reading Association Highlights, 14-17.
(2011, November). A strategy for teaching informative reading--and a bonus. Presentation. Fall
Conference. Minnesota Reading Association. Saulk Rapids, Minnesota.