|Mills will discuss the scholarship of teaching|
“Action Research and the Scholarship of Teaching,” a keynote address by Dr. Geoffrey Mills, Dean of the School of Education at Southern Oregon University. Dr. Mills, sponsored by the College of Education and Human Development, will speak on the scholarship of teaching at the North Dakota Museum of Art on October 25 at 4 p.m. A reception will follow.
Dr. Mills’ professional interests and teaching responsibilities include action research, anthropology and education, educational change and qualitative research methods. Mills has authored the book Action Research: A Guide for the Teacher Researcher (Merrill/Prentice Hall) and co-edited two books: Theory and Concepts in Qualitative Research and making Change in Mathematics Education. Mills, a native of Australia, has given invited addresses at conferences in the United States, Canada, England, Mexico, New Zealand, and Australia.
Questions regarding Mills’ visit can be referred to Margaret Zidon, Assoc. Professor, Department of Teaching & Learning: 777-3614 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
-- Jan Orvik, Writer/Editor, University Relations, email@example.com, 777-3621