Name: Dr. Julie Ray
Title: Professor and Interim Chair
Department: Elementary, Early and Special Education
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2444
E-mail: jaray@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-2410
Best time to contact: Afternoon
Areas of Expertise: Early Childhood Education, Child Development, Child Advocacy, Children's Literature, Teacher Education / Professional Development, Family Engagement in Education

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Education in Elementary Education, Library Science
Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
Master's Degree:
Master of Science In Education in Early Childhood Education
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AK
Doctorate:
Doctor of Philosophy in Curriculum & Instruction: Early Childhood Education
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
Name: Dr. Shonta Smith
Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Elementary, Early and Special Education
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-5175
Home: (573) 803-0434
E-mail: smsmith@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-5144
Best time to contact: Any Time
Areas of Expertise: Culturally Responsive Teaching, Diversity Training, Education, Teacher Education, School Administration

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Education
Harris-Stowe State College, St. Louis, MO
Master's Degree:
Master of Education in Counseling
University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Doctorate:
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership
St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Name: Dr. Margaret Waterman
Title: Professor
Department: Biology; Middle and Secondary Education
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2381
Home: (573) 335-2820
E-mail: mwaterman@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 986-6433
Best time to contact: Any Time
Areas of Expertise: Science Education, Teacher Education, Problem Based Learning, Case Studies, Teaching Inquiry with Computer Models and Simulations, College Science Teaching and Learning

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Biology and Teaching
Framingham State College, Framingham, MS
Master's Degree:
Master of Science in Plant Pathology
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Doctorate:
Doctorate in Philosophy in Science Education
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Contact

573.651.2000

contact@semo.edu

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