Christine Preisinger

Coordinator of Field Supervision

Degrees

B.S.Elementary EducationValparaiso University
M.S.Special EducationSouthern Illinois University

Professional Experience

Professional experience includes teaching children with and without disabilities at the preschool, elementary and middle school levels, as well as providing instruction and support to college students who are learning English as a new language.

At the college level, experience has included working closely with the implementation of new certification requirements, including the provision of orientation and training for School of Education faculty and students in relation to the EdTPA.

Teaching Interests

Courses taught at the college level have included courses in Developmental Reading and Study Skills, Individuals with Exceptionalities in the School and Community, Curriculum and Instruction, and Student Teaching Seminar.

Research/Creative Works

  • Use of portfolio as a summative assessment for teacher education candidates.
  • Preparation of teacher education candidates for taking the EdTPA.