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Reading Specialist

  • All levels Foreign Language Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • English as a Second Other Language
  • Gifted and Talented Education
  • Middle-level (5-8th) Mathematics Education
  • Middle-level (5-8th) Science Education
  • Reading Specialist
  • Secondary (6-12th) Biology Education
  • Secondary (6-12th) Chemistry Education
  • Secondary (6-12th) Earth and Space Science Education
  • Secondary (6-12th) English Education
  • Secondary (6-12th) Mathematics Education
  • Secondary (6-12th) Physics Education
  • Secondary (6-12th) Social Studies Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Unified Early Childhood Education (Birth-3rd grade)

Faculty

Karen Jorgensen
Multi-Term Lecturer
785-864-4435
Joseph R. Pearson Hall
Arlene Barry
Associate Professor
785-864-4435
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Arlene Barry, associate professor, joined the University of Kansas faculty in the fall of 1992. 

Barbara Bradley
Associate Professor
785-864-4435
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Barbara A. Bradley, associate professor, joined the KU faculty in the fall of 2004.

Donita Shaw
Associate Professor
785-864-4435
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Donita Massengill Shaw, associate professor, joined the KU Curriculum & Teaching faculty in the fall of 2002. 

Diane Nielsen
Associate Professor
785-864-9664
Joseph R. Pearson Hall

Diane Corcoran Nielsen, associate professor, joined the KU faculty in fall of 1990.

PPST (Praxis) Exam Notice

 Note: effective Feb. 27, 2014, the PPST is no longer an admissions requirement for any initial licensure programs.

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A complete listing of courses in the Curriculum and Teaching department

Congratulations to Corey Forbes, C&T Alumnus and recipient of the Early Career Research Award at this year's National Association for Research in Science Teaching convention! For more info, go to http://ct.soe.ku.edu/.

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Why KU
  • Associate professor Diane Nielsen involved in $120 million project to overhaul how reading is taught to children by 2015
  • School of Education is 10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 3.35: average GPA of students admitted to teacher education program
  • All teacher education programs accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • All teacher education programs accredited by the Kansas State Department of Education
  • Alumni have been named Kansas Teacher of the Year
  • Alumni have received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching and the Horizon Award