These are writings I completed through my masters programs throughout the years.
Thesis: M.S. Communications – Shippensburg University 2004
with statistical analysis. literature review, pre testing with McCloskey public speaking anxiety scale and OFFER Self-image scale with ten constructs, year long activities in speech class and post testing with same testing measurements.
A draft project for Peer Response and Writing Centers: Theories and Practices course at Johns Hopkins
A year long scaffolded approach to teaching peer review via a variety of listening activities, modeling, reading and responding, deconstructing, and practice
Project Inquiry: MS in Literacy Education – Shenandoah University 2018
with statistical analysis Literature review, pre testing comprehension and contextual and spontaneous writing, teaching sentence combining method, and post testing with variant forms of the pre test.
Outline of Education in Finland presentation given to the Jefferson County School Board in Charles Town, WV 2018
A look at Teaching philosophies, set ups, and multi-subject/genre project based learning programs in the Finland Education System. Photos of schools in Tempere, Finland.