Began Doctoral Fellowship: Fall 2013
Specialization Area & Faculty Mentor: Curriculum, Teaching, & Teacher Education; working with Dr. Elizabeth Bondy
Primary Research Interests: Fostering the development of culturally responsive science educators through ongoing professional development in high-poverty urban schools and communities; Service learning and leadership development in pre-service and in-service teacher education; Science in informal settings.
Recent Conference Paper Presentation: Brittney Beck, “Improving a university-based middle school mentoring program through explorations of inquiry in the mentoring relationship.” Florida League of Middle Schools Conference. Sarasota, FL. June 2013.