- Bachelor of Art in Biology, Johns Hopkins University, 1987
Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1993
Alternative Certification Program, College of Notre Dame of Maryland, 1995
Educational Leadership Certificate, Professional Standards Commission, 2005
- Methods in Elementary Science
Before becoming an assistant professor at Georgia State University, I taught PreK-12 science at Fernbank Science Center for 18 years. My expertise is in determining the critical hands-on experiences children should have in elementary science as well as, guiding teachers in increasing their science content knowledge.