Education: B.A., Hartwick College; M.S., University of Bridgeport; Ed.D., Teachers College, Columbia University
Teaching and Research Interests: Computer simulation, technology, and robotics.
Proudest Moments: Dr. Fenwick is most proud of books he has authored on the programming language Logo and the hybrid program.
Education: B.S. and M.S., Simmons College; Ph.D., George Mason University
Teaching and Research Interests: Assistive technology, web design, and special education.
Proudest Moments: Dr. Schaff is proud to have led the 2008 March of Remembrance and Hope trip with 20 Nazareth Students who traveled through German and Poland with Holocaust Survivors. Together they studied Eastern European History as well as genocides occurring in our world today.
Education: B.Ed. & M.Ed., National College of Education; Ed.D., Syracuse University
Teaching and Research Interests: Emergent learners; foundations of literacy; diagnosis of reading and writing needs; accelerating the progress of students who need support in becoming readers and writers; children's literature and its use in the classroom; and program assessment and evaluation.
Proudest Moments: Working at a school that resulted in its being removed from the schools under registration review (SURR) list and working on Rochester Mayor Duffy's Literacy Council.
Education: B.A., St John Fisher College; M.A., Central Washington University; Ph.D., University of Washington
Teaching and Research Interests: YA literature, content area literacy, CMC/digital literacies, teaching English as a second language, and teacher leadership.
Proudest Moments: Dr. Jones is proud of her collaborations and work with the Greater Rochester Teen Book Festival which attracts hundreds of middle and high school students each year.
Education: Ph.D., Ed.M., B.A., State University of New York Buffalo
Teaching and Research Interests: Multicultural literature discussion, social justice and educational equity; burgeoning interests include New Literacies Studies and rural literacy.
Education: B.A., Shanxi University; M.A., Capital Normal University; Ph.D., University of South Florida
Teaching and Research Interests: Second language acquisition and English instruction, distance learning, computer facilitated language learning, uses of technology in instruction.
Education: B.A., Hamilton College; Ed.M. & Ph.D., State University of New York Buffalo
Teaching and Research Interests: TESOL; language acquisition; bilingual education; elementary education, reading fluency (prosidy), English language learners.
Proudest Moments: Dr. McPhail is proud of a federal grant for more than $1 million that allowed Nazareth College to host the ELL Consortium for 5 years and to begin the bilingual extension program. That program provides an important service to the greater Rochester community in a specialty in which it is perennially difficult to recruit appropriately certified teachers.