Education

BA ...Pomona College, cum laude, Claremont, California 1973 .........................philosophy, social theory
MA ..University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 1977.......................curriculum design, learning disabilities
PhD .University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 1985--........computers and education, curriculum design
Experience
1992 to present - professor, School of Education, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, Washington
1989 to 1992 - research associate and co-director, Eugene Research Institute, Eugene, Oregon
1985 to 1992 - senior research associate, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
1982 to 1985 - graduate teaching fellow, College of Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
1977 to 1982 - elementary and secondary special education teacher, KIBSD, .Kodiak, Alaska

Areas of Interest

Mathematics education, computer-based instruction, curriculum theory, professional development, comparative education

Funded Research
20 projects ($10.6 million) funded by the US Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs
Focus of the research: mathematics education, technology-based instruction, and professional development
Presentations
Over 80 presentations at professional conferences in the US, Canada, Australia, and Japan
Publications
Over 60 publications in professional journals and edited books published in the US, Spain, and Russia
Co-author of Transitional Mathematics, Sopris West, 2004

 

School of Education ..University of Puget Sound ..1500 N. Warner ..Tacoma, WA 98416 .....woodward@ups.edu