Panel 10

Outside the Box

Jamie Zaruba (Theatre)
From Page to Stage: The Creative Process
Mentor: Kathi Pudzuvelis

This student director will share the surprises he encountered as he went through the process of producing a one act play this spring.

Christina Niehaus (Education)
Co-Teaching Using Art
Mentor: Dr. Ellen O’Keefe

Christina was able during her student teaching experience to combine her art work with a co-teaching situation. She will present her power point from her senior presentation of her portfolio.

Jill Moorman (Education)
Creating a Classroom Climate to Maximize Student Achievement
Mentor: Jennifer Rasmussen

During student teaching specific attention was given to the creation of a positive classroom climate in an elementary classroom. Physical layout, procedures, and behavior management systems were found to contribute positively to the social/emotional climate as well as student achievement. Current research supporting these practices and will be discussed during the presentation.