Phone: (615) 898-5449
Office Location: SCI 1163
MTSU Box 60 Murfreesboro, TN 37132
B.S. (Biology/Secondary Educ.), East Central State University
M.S. (Curriculum and Instruction), Oklahoma State University
Ph.D. (Environmental Science), Oklahoma State University
Environmental education in both formal and informal settings; Teaching and Instructional Strategies; Learning; Evaluation and Assessment.
Contributor/evaluator of several international curriculum projects including project WILD, Project Learning Tree, and Project Aquatic WILD; Co-author of WILD SCHOOL SITES, a guide for developing habitat improvement projects on school grounds; Developed several curricula projects in-house dealing with endangered species of Tennessee, urban habitat improvement, science on the Murfreesboro City Square, etc.
GRADUATE PROGRAM ROLE:
Directs individual study projects of graduate students; Member of the Graduate Faculty
Since 1993 the MTSU Environmental Education Center has garnered well over $4 million in grants and contracts to conduct environmental education programs and projects in Middle Tennessee. The Center works with both formal and informal educators, pre-service teachers, community members, and youth.