Teaching Interests: assessment and statistices; educational program evaluation; assessment of complex thinking skills. Research Interests: the role of assessment in relation to other classroom variables to promote student motivation and learning; assessment issues related to effective teaching and educational quality; educational program evaluation; validity and reliability studies.

keywords: Educational Psychology, Measurement, Evaluation, Research and Statistics

She teaches courses in assessment, educational psychology, research design, and statistics. Her research interests include the role assessment plays in influencing student learning strategies, assessment issues and policy, and educational program evaluation.

Educational Leadership
PhD, University of Kansas, Educational Research, 1996
MA, University of Missouri, Counseling, 1983
BSE, Northeast Missouri State University, Elementary Education, Health and Physical Education, 1972
education instructional technology