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College of Education

Michelle Patrick Cook

Associate Professor, Science Education; Associate Dean

Office: Gantt Circle 105
Phone: 864-656-5119
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Educational Background

PhD Science Education
North Carolina State University

MAT Science Education
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

BS Biology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Courses Taught

EDEL 4510 Elementary Science Methods
EDSC 3270 Practicum in Secondary Science
EDSC 4270 Secondary Science Teaching
EDSC 4570 Secondary Science Capstone Seminar
EDSC 8140 Middle Grades Science Methods/Practicum
EDSC 8240 Middle Grades Science Methods/Student Teaching
EDSC 8610 Teaching Methods and Strategies for Secondary Science
EDSC 8620 Secondary Science Capstone Seminar
EDSC 8430 Advanced Studies in the Teaching of Secondary Science
EDSC 8480 Current Literature in Science Teaching
EDSC 7650/EDEL 7600 Curriculum Theory and Development
ED 7380 Teaching the Middle Grades Science Standards
BIOSCI 730 Inquiry-Based Biology
BIOSCI 730 AP Biology Institute

Research Interests

Representations in Science Education
Environmental and Informal Science Education
Science Teacher Development