- IU Kokomo
Main Building (KO), Room 172
Ph.D., Ball State University, Muncie, IN (APA accredited): 1995
M.A., Ball State University, Muncie, IN (NASP approved): 1992
B.A., Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN: 1991
Dean and Professor, School of Education. Indiana University Kokomo, Kokomo, IN. Duties include providing administration leadership to faculty and staff of the elementary education, secondary education, early childhood and special education programs; program development; collaboration with P-12 districts; budget development and management; performance evaluation and mentoring; and grant funded projects.
August 2013-June 2014
August 2012-Aug 2013
External Evaluator, Indiana Department of Education State Personnel Development Grant, Improving Student Outcomes through Highly Qualified and Effective Educators, Indiana Center on Teacher Quality. Funded.
Disproportionately Consultant, Office of Special Education, Indiana Department of Education. Lead and conduct the review of LEA special identification and disciplinary practices to inform SEA compliance monitoring decisions regarding IDEA Indicators 4, 9, and 10. Funded.
Principal Investigator, Tomorrow's Teachers: An Early-In Pathway, Indiana University Kokomo, Applied and Community Research Center. Funded, $4,500.
Principal Investigator, Core to College Local Level Leadership Cadre. Indiana Commission for Higher Education. Status: Funded, $36,000.
Principal Investigator, Effective Evaluation Resource Center. Indiana Department of Education. Status: Funded, $2,275,902.
Principal Investigator, IEP Resource Center. Indiana Department of Education. Status: Funded, $1,330,420.
Principal Investigator, Sub-contract with Indiana University for Assessment and Instruction Resource Center. Status: Funded, $437,200.
Principal Investigator, Sub-contract with IU Medical School, Christine Sarkine Autism Center for Graduate Assistantship. Status: Funded, $25,465.
Principal Investigator, Community Learning and Growing: Autism Spectrum Disorder Series. Vigo and Clay County Community Foundation. Status: Funded, $4,800.
Principal Investigator, Project for Responsive Educational Systems. Indiana Department of Education. Status: Funded, $554,436.
Co-Principal Investigator, Recruitment and Support: Successful Preparation of People with Disabilities as STEM Educators. National Science Foundation. Status: Not Funded.
Evaluation and Research Coordinator, Indiana State Personnel Development Grant. US Department of Education. Status: Not Funded.
Principal Investigator, Collaborative Problem Solving Project. Center for Exceptional Learners, Indiana Department of Education. Status: Funded, $2,288,061.
Principal Investigator, Early Childhood Environmental Rating Scale (ECERS). Status: Funded, $214,285.
Co-Principal Investigator, Consortium for Alternative Assessment Validity and Experimental Studies. Subcontract from Vanderbilt University. Status: Funded, $126,555.
Indiana University Kokomo765-453-2000